Collaborate with the School of Engineering

7 THEMES

30 PROPOSITIONS

ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES

How can your business be developed? In the interest of inspiring more collaborative partnerships between businesses and organizations and the School of Engineering, we have designed 7 different business themes with 30 specific propositions. Below you will find all the themes and propositions, as well as a link to a declaration of interest form that will allow you to easily notify us about what you're interested in. Simply submit the form and we will contact you. 

Theme: Ensuring Professional Growth

Industrial placement courses

Does your business require skills development in a particular area? Do you need help with a project or study? The School of Engineering's industrial placement courses are a "win-win" for both you and our students. By inviting an engineering student to carry out an internship at your company, you will gain the opportunity to develop your business based on your needs. At the same time, the student will get the chance to perform stimulating and fulfilling tasks withing his/her field of study. You will design the internship together with the student, thus ensuring that both parties optimize the benefits of such collaboration. 

Read more about IPC here.

Read about what courses our students take before their IPC.

Student thesis projects

Is your company facing a challenge that could benefit from a fresh perspective? Would you like to streamline your work routines and manufacturing processes, or perhaps investigate how office design affects employee productivity? By inviting an engineering student to conduct thesis work at your business, you can gain an academic perspective and find solutions to a real-life challenge withing your organzation. At the same time, the student will gain the opportunity to test his/her theoretical knowledge. Such an arrangement will provide added value to both you and our students.

Read more about thesis projects here

Vocational training programs

The School of Engineering offers a variety of higher vocational education programs. Such courses cover everything from automation and robotics engineering to real estate engineering and .NET development. The courses are designed, developed and operated in close collaboration with industry professionals. As a result, the right workers with the right skills end up in the right job placement. 

If you have any questions about our courses,
please contact Mats Kihlman.

Jobportal

"Jobportal" is a job portal that is free for you to use. Here, you can reach out to students and provide them with information about everything from internship openings to job vacancies. Your advertisement will be displayed directly in the job portal, which is used be thousands of qualified students. 

Read more about the Jobportal here.

Karriärum

Karriärum is the School of Engineering's career day. The event offers your business with an excellent promotional opportunity, and can help it find new, skilled workers. Establish contacts with curious and committed students, and make use of the opportunity to invite them to carry out an internship or thesis work at your business. At Karriärum, you will also encounter many other regional and national businesses that may be important for your network.

Read more at ju.se/karriarum

Speed dating

Is your company looking for new talent? Speed dating isn't always romantic - but it is efficient. Invite students from a specific class and conduct rapid fire interviews with them. 

Membership in a steering committee

By participating in the steering committee for a study program, you and your company can play a role in shaping the engineers of tommorrow. As a member of a steering committee, you can influence the content of our courses, thus ensuring that students learn the skills that your industry is looking for. 

Present your company at our entrancehall

The School of Engineering's main entrance is teeming with students. You can set up a stand here and establish personal contacts with the workforce of the future. Your presence on campus will be announced in advance via various channels, thus ensuring that students with the right skills know that you are on site. 

Theme: Skills Development

Research collaboration

A research collaboration with the School of Engineering entails useful results and insights for your business. With your needs as a starting point, we will collaborate with your business in a joint research project that can provide you with new and relevant research results that can benefit your company. By collaborating with the School of Engineering, you can also gain access to the Jönköping University Library, which includes a wealth of databases and articles. It is also possible to employ an "industrial PhD student" at your business. An industrial PhD student is a graduate student at the School of Engineering who is employed by your company and who carries out the essential part of his/her graduate research at your company.

Read more about current research here.

Contract education programs

Our programs are designed to make your company and your staff even better. We offer seminars, courses, lectures and workshops tailored to your wishes and needs. In consultation with your company, we can develop an approach that suits your needs when it comes to time, place and content.

Vocational training programs

The school of Engeineering offers a wide variety of higher covational education programs. Such courses cover everything from automation and robotics engineering to real estate engineering and .NET development. The courses are designed, developed and operated in close collaboration with industry professsionals. As a result, the right workers with the right skills end up in the right job placement. 

If you have any questions about our courses, please contact Mats Kihlman.

IPC/thesis project - international students

Is your company active in the international market? Do you need an international perspective on an issue or a process? Hundreds of international students study at the School of Engineering at carious levels. Through internships (known as industrial placement course) or thesis projects, the can tackle your company's challenges and examine them from new angles. 

Read more about IPC here.

Read more about thesis work here.

Lectures

Could your company benefit from a customized lecture on the latest developments in structural engineering? Or perhaps a discussion of the latest findings within the field of production systems? The School of Engineering offers lectures in a number of areas that are relevant to your company's skill development - specifically tailored to your business needs and wishes

Incorporating a business project into a course

Is your company working on a project that could benefit from an influx of fresh ideas? You have the possibility of developing a course based on your business project. 

Workshops

Is your company working on with a new product or service? Would you like to gain new ideas or perspectives on your work? A workshop can be an effective tool in the brainstorming phase or in connection with the start-up of new projects. Allow our engineering students to work with your ideas in a workshop setting and gain new thoughts and insights. 

Hackathon

Give our students a programming challenge by arranging a Hackathons! Students will work with your case and present various solutions from which your company can draw inspiration. A hackathon is an event where students get together to program and to get inspired by each other's skills. In a hackathon, participants are usually given free rein to program what they wish - no holds barred. A hackathon usually lasts for 24 hours or for a weekend. There are also hackathons where people develop, modify or improve physical artifacts.

Theme: Inspiration

Xjobbsmässan (thesis fair)

At Xjobbsmässan our students show the results of their studies - the thesis project. Their gathered knowledge have transformed to a product or solution to a problem in the industry. Take the opportunity to discuss ideas with skilled engineers and masterstudents that's graduating and ready for working life.

Read more about the Xjobbsmässan.

Research seminars

Our research is important to solidify swedish companies competetivity. The School of Engineerings researchers regularly present current research through different forums and lectures. Find out how our research is releveant to your business and how it can help you stay competetive. 

Networking events

The School of Engineering has regional, national and global networks and arranges regular networking events; industry players are welcome to attend.

Lectures

Could your company benefit from a customized lecture on the latest developments in structural engineering? Or perhaps a discussion of the latest findings within the field of production systems? The School of Engineering offers lectures in a number of areas that are relevant to your company's skill development - specifically tailored to your business needs and wishes

Conferences

The School of Engineering organizes conferences (often in collaboration with industry players) highlighting current issues and research. These conferences give your company the opportunity to raise its knowledge level, to make contacts, and to establish partnerships with other businesses and academics.

You can also choose to arrange your own conference here at the School of Engineering; you will have access to excellent favilities, skilled lecturers, and everything else you need to arrange a successful event.

Leadership meetings

Let us host your board meeting in the center of Jönköping! We will help with administrative tasks such as ordering fika and lunch according to your taste and give you the opportunity to listen to current research in an area of your choosing.

Incorporating a business project into a course

Is your company working on a project that could benefit from an influx of fresh ideas? You have the possibility of developing a course based on your business project.

Workshops

Is your company working on with a new product or service? Would you like to gain new ideas or perspectives on your work? A workshop can be an effective tool in the brainstorming phase or in connection with the start-up of new projects. Allow our engineering students to work with your ideas in a workshop setting and gain new thoughts and insights.

Hackathon

Give our students a programming challenge by arranging a Hackathons! Students will work with your case and present various solutions from which your company can draw inspiration. A hackathon is an event where students get together to program and to get inspired by each other's skills. In a hackathon, participants are usually given free rein to program what they wish - no holds barred. A hackathon usually lasts for 24 hours or for a weekend. There are also hackathons where people develop, modify or improve physical artifacts.

Look and try it out

Let you and your business be inspired by modern technology at the School of Engineering. Come and try out for example 3D-printing, Building Information Modelling (BIM) or talk to researchers working with the latest technology in your field. 

Theme: Networking

Research seminars

Learning about new research is a away for your business to strengthen its position in the market and to become more competetive. Schedule a meeting with us, and we can discuss how our research can help your business to become even better.

Networking events

The School of Engineering has regional, national and global networks and arranges regular networking events; industry players are welcome to attend.

Conferences

 The School of Engineering organizes conferences (often in collaboration with industry players) highlighting current issues and research. These conferences give your company the opportunity to raise its knowledge level, to make contacts, and to establish partnerships with other businesses and academics.

You can also choose to arrange your own conference here at the School of Engineering; you will have access to excellent favilities, skilled lecturers, and everything else you need to arrange a successful event. 

Membership in a steering committee

By participating in the steering committee for a study program, you and you company can play a role in shaping the engineers of tommorrow. As a member of a steering committee, you can influence the content of our courses, thus ensuring that our students learn the skills that your industry is looking for. 



"A good interaction between industry and universities is extremely important to maintaining the regions's skilled worksforce. JSC has made several successful recruitments of students from JTH, and these new hires have helped us grow. We've also recieved student interns through JTH, and have benefited from the school's expertise in other ways, as well."

Erika Wärn
Head of Business Operations at JSC it-partner AB

Theme: Strengthen your brand

Research collaboration

A research collaboration with the School of Engineering can provide useful results and insights for your business that also strengthen your company's brand and competitiveness.

Read more about current research here.

Sponsorship

Build your business and your brand in collaboration with our students and researchers. There are many ways to sponsor the School of Engineering while also increasing your brand exposure, and we are eager to hear your suggestions! One project that has had a large media impact is our solar-powered car, for which 60 companies provided sponsorship in the form of funding, knowledge and materials. The JU solar car competes against about 40 universities from around the world - the six day long race is held in Australia. The solar car's partners are promoted by students and staff and also benefit from exposure on the web, in printed materials, and at events. Our sponsors are even displayed on the car itself.

Scholarships

Boost your company's visibility by awarding scholarships to talented students. The School of Engineering organizes a large scholarship awards ceremony in connection with the Xjobbsmässan thesis fair inMay-June of each year. Scholarships are a great way to encourage students to carry out internships/industrial placement courses and thesis work at your company. 

Karriärum

Karriärum is the School of Engineering's career fair. The event offers your business with an excellent promotional opportunity, and can help it find new, skilled workers. Establish contacts with curious and committed students, and make use of the opportunity to invite them to carry out an internship or thesis work at your business. At Karriärum, you will also encounter many other regional and national businesses that may prove important for your network.

Read more at ju.se/karriarum

Lectures

Organize a lecture for out engineering students. By highlighting your knowledge, you can awaken their interest in your business. 

Present your company at our entrance hall

The School of Engineering's main entrance is teeming with students- You can set up a stand here to present your company, and establish personal contacts with the workforce of the future. Your presence on campus will be announced in advance vua various channels, thus ensuring that studentw with the right skills know that you are on site. 

Theme: Internationalization

International Campus

Is your company globally active and in need of manpower, skills, development or research? The School of Engineering's internationl campus program ensures that our students can carry out their internships or thesis projects in collaboration with foreign companies, usually in combination with an academic study abroad agreement. As a company, you can gain fresh contacts with new skills while also recieving help with your development projects. In return, our student gain the kind of international experience that is highly sought after by employers. 

Read more about our International Campus here.

IPC/thesis projects - international students

Is your company active in the international market? Do you need an international perspective on an issue or a process? Hundreds of international students study at the School of Engineering at various levels. Through internships (known as industry placement courses) or thesis projects, they can tackle your company's challenge and examine them from new angles.

IPC/thesis projects within the EU

Does your company have offices in Europe? Take advantage of this opportunity; invite a student to carry out an internship/industrial placement course/thesis project that will increase the student's knowledge and understanding of your company on an international scale. Such students will gain valuable experience that will be useful if you later choose to hire them.

Theme: Communication

The School newsletter

Keep track of events and gatherings that may be of interest to your company by subscribing to our newsletter. The newsletter will also keep you updated about your opportunities for collaborating with the School of Engineering. 

Här hittar du äldre nyhetsbrev. 

Me&JU

Me & JU is Jönköping University's magazine, and it regularly features articles about our collaborative projects with industry players. The magazine is published four times per year and 6,500 copies of each edition are printed. The magazine is sent to Jönköping University's collaborative partners, stakeholder, employees, alumni and friends. 

Read more and apply for the magazine here. (Swedish only)

LinkedIn

We communicate up-to-the-minute news via LinkedIn - to stay updated, follow us: School of Engineering, Jönköping University.

ju.se/samarbetajth

The School of Engineering has compiled all of its partnership propositions, information and communication channels on
our website: ju.se/samarbetajth

Face-to-face meetings

Face-to-face meetings are the foundation for all collaboration. Therefore, we prioritize meetings with you and your company - by visiting you or by inviting to meetings at the School of Engineering. If you are curious about our propositions or have ner ideas for collaboration, we are ready to hear what you have to say!






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