Welcome to Jönköping University – one of the most international universities in Sweden, and the right place to expand your international experiences. Take the next step in your career and become one of our international students.

Sweden has been attracting students from all over the world, who want to go abroad - whether for an exchange or for a full programme. At Jönköping University, you will find the right place to improve your skills, gain knowledge and engage in your studies. Here are 7 reasons why Jönköping University is the best choice for you.

1. International Environment

Jönköping University is one of Sweden's leading universities in the area of internationalisation and has an extensive exchange programme with approximately 350 partner universities worldwide. The campus has a truly international environment with students from over 70 countries. You’ll graduate with an internationally-recognized degree and hands-on experience needed for a successful global career.

2. Global Career

Did you know that Sweden is the birthplace of many world-shaping companies like IKEA, H&M, Volvo, Skype, Spotify, TetraPak, Husqvarna, AstraZeneca and Ericsson? And that JU has partnerships with many companies? Why not kick-start a global career by studying at Jönköping University!

3. Practical Work Experience

The university uses the business world as a platform for education- and many programmes incorporate practical elements (e.g. internships, company visits, guest lectures, case studies, etc.) for students to gain real world experience and create a network.

4. Highly ranked and accredited business school

In 2015, Jönköping International Business School (JIBS), became the first business school in Sweden to receive both EQUIS and AACSB accreditations. Read more about JIBS' education and research rankings and accreditations.

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5. English is spoken by all

Almost all Swedes speak English well and many Swedish companies use English as their official business language. At Jönköping University, many programs are designed and taught in English- for both Swedish and international students.

6. Safe and Modern

Sweden is clean and safe, and the standard of living is high. Sweden is listed as one of the most livable countries in the world according to UN Human Development Index.

7. The town of Jönköping

Jönköping is a student city with great student life. In Jönköping you will find most things around the corner: the long beaches of Lake Vättern; beautiful nature; leisure and sports facilities; the city centre with shops, cafés and restaurants; and a wide variety of culture venues.