About the University

Jönköping University is a young professional-oriented university characterised by a high degree of internationalization, an entrepreneurial spirit and extensive collaboration with surrounding society. It is one of three Swedish private, non-profit institutions of higher education with the right to award doctorates.

Jönköping University has around 10,000 students, of which 2,000 are international students. The university is one of the top universities in international student exchange and among the best in Sweden in terms of attracting international students. Campus has a truly international and academic environment with students and staff from all parts of the world.

Both within education and research, Jönköping University has a close cooperation with business and society.

Jönköping University  is one of three Swedish private, non-profit institutions of higher education with the right to award doctorates. JU operates on the basis of an agreement with the Swedish Government and conforms to national degree regulations and quality requirements. 

The university is organised as a non-profit corporate group with Jönköping University Foundation as the parent organisation and six wholly owned subsidiaries: the School of Health and Welfare, the School of Education and Communication, Jönköping International Business School, the School of Engineering, University Services and Jönköping University Enterprise.

Where do our international students come from?

Research and education

The University offers 60 programmes and specialisations on Bachelor’s and Master’s level and prepares students for working in an international context.

Focus areas within research are entrepreneurship and renewal; technical expertise and know-how to small, medium-sized and large companies; health, care and social work from a holistic perspective; and conditions for education and communication.

Jönköping University also conducts commissioned eduaction and research and also offers preparatory programmes called Pathway programmes, designed for international students.

Doctoral education

Jönköping University is entitled to issue doctoral degrees in the disciplinary research domain of humanities and social sciences.

Within technology, the university issues licentiate and doctoral degrees in the field of Industrial Product Development. 

Jönköping University in other languages

China

China

Bulgaria

Bulgaria

Arabic

Arabic

English

English

France

France

Estonia

Estonia

Germany

Germany

Persian

Persian

Lithuania

Lithuania

Russia

Russia

Spain

Spain

Thailand

Thailand

Turkey

Turkey

Vietnam

Vietnam

Our schools

School of Education and Communication

School of Education and Communication

School of Health Sciences

School of Health and Welfare

Jönköping International Business School

Jönköping International Business School

School of Engineering

School of Engineering

350

partner universities

424

outgoing exchange students


2000

incoming exchange students

70

countries represented on campus

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