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  • Buy smaller houses to reduce energy consumption


    Samer El Kari, Lecturer at the School of Engineering, Jönköping University. Electricity prices are record high in Sweden, and a large part of the cost goes on heating your own home. To reduce energy consumption and our impact on the climate, it could therefore be an alternative to live in smaller homes, says Samer El Kari, Lecturer at the School of Engineering, Jönköping University.
  • The School of Engineering educates companies in Thailand


    Roy Andersson, Associate Dean of Internationalisation at the School of Engineering, Jönköping University. The School of Engineering (JTH) at Jönköping University (JU) is conducting commissioned education for Swedish and Thai companies in Thailand this spring. This is done in collaboration with the University of Skövde. It is part of the collaboration project INSA (Internationalization of collaboration) and is funded by VINNOVA.
  • New Higher Vocational Education this fall


    Mats Kihlman, avdelningschef för Yrkeshögskolan på Tekniska Högskolan, Jönköping University. The Department of Higher Vocational Education at the School of Engineering, Jönköping University will start six technology programmes this fall, of which the Production, e-commerce and warehouse logistics programme is completely new. For this, SEK 36 million has been approved from the Swedish National Agency for Higher Vocational Education (MYH).
  • Jönköping University to grow with new centre for dental care


    Illustration of the new buildings On 12 January, Jönköping University’s property company HÖFAB will submit planning documents prior to a decision on consultation to the city planning committee in Jönköping municipality. The new construction plans include building a centre for dentistry and oral health science, as well as preparing a place for a dental education.
  • 51.6 million SEK for research and education in foundry technology


    Salem Seifeddine, Program Manager for SPARK and Dean of Research at the School of Engineering at Jönköping University. Jönköping University (JU) has been granted 51.6 million SEK for its research and education environment SPARK from The Knowledge Foundation (KK-Stiftelsen).
  • From research and patent to commercial success


    Close up of melted aluminium slurry in a casting bowl. Just over 15 years ago, Magnus Wessén and Haiping Cao, researchers at the School of Engineering, Jönköping University (JU), patented a type of rheocasting called the RheoMetal process. This has since led to a close collaboration between JU and several Chinese universities, the establishment of several foundries both in Sweden and China, and commercialisation of the process that has gained a lot of interest.
  • 24 hours live broadcast from glass cage on campus


    Anis Don Demina, Brita Zackari och Oscar Zia On Tuesday 14 December at 10:00, the student committee “Radio K”, a branch of the student association LOK under the School of Education and Communication, will start broadcasting live from a glass cage on campus. They will broadcast live for 24 hours during the event "Radio K Bryr Sig (Radio K Cares) x Jönköping Student Union" and the goal is to raise money for Musikhjälpen (Music Aid).
  • The School of Engineering awarded international accreditation


    The School of Engineering in a meeting with ACEEU. The School of Engineering (JTH) at Jönköping University is awarded the accreditation Engaged University by the international organization ACEEU (Accreditation Council for Entrepreneurial and Engaged Universities). In three categories, JTH receives the highest rating "Excellent".
  • Jönköping International Business School ranked among Europe's best business schools by the Financial Times


    On Monday, 6 December, the Financial Times (FT) published its European Business Schools Ranking 2021, featuring the top 95 Business Schools in Europe. For the first time, Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) at Jönköping University appears on the list.
  • JU students developed new support function for IKEA armchair


    In early November, IKEA launched an armchair with a completely new function, which makes it easier to sit down and stand up. The function is based on a concept that was developed by students in the master programme Industrial Design at the School of Engineering, Jönköping University (JU).