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  • Award winners celebrated at JU’s Academic Ceremony

    Bild av Dag Raudberget, universitetslektor vid Tekniska Högskolan. During the Academic Ceremony on 25 September 2021, three prestigious awards will be given. The awards are handed out to people who have made significant contributions to Jönköping University in various areas.
  • Matilda Ernkrans visited JU

    On Wednesday 15 September, Matilda Ernkrans, Minister of Higher Education and Research, visited Jönköping University (JU). The purpose of the visit was to get an insight into Jönköping University's educations and research, and to meet students and union representatives.
  • Jönköping International Business School on Financial Times’ Top 100 list

    Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) at Jönköping University is one of the world's 100 highest-rated business schools when it comes to masters programmes. That's clear after the Financial Times published its annual ranking. JIBS has secured a place on the prestigious list for the first time, in fierce global competition.
  • Suicide Prevention Day arranged at Jönköping University

    Fotografi på ett brinnande ljus On 7 September, a Suicide Prevention Day was arranged for the third time at Jönköping University (JU). The participants listened to lectures from researchers, staff from Student Health and the Fire and Rescue Service, about how they work with and are affected by suicide prevention in different ways.
  • More than 3,100 new students at Jönköping University

    New students at Jönköping University. The autumn term has begun, and on 26 August, more than 3,100 new students had registered for an education at Jönköping University (JU).
  • New research report on the health of young LGBTI persons

    Portrait image of a blond female with short hair When World Pride opened in Copenhagen on 16 August, researcher Anna Siverskog from the School of Health and Welfare, Jönköping University (JU), presented a new research report on young LGBTI persons health for, among others, the ministers for gender equality in the Nordic countries.
  • Apply now for Pathway Spring

    Our Pathway Programmes are designed to improve your skills and proficiency in English, mathematics or other subjects to meet the requirements for further studies at JU.
  • Elin and Ahmet combine studies with elite sports

    Man i solglasögson och kvinna framför cykel Combining elite sports with higher education, how does it work? Jönköping University (JU) is one of Sweden’s elite athlete friendly universities (EVL) and certified by the Swedish Sports Confederation. Elin Hellgren and Ahmet Rapi are two students who are successful in both their sports and their studies.
  • JTH standard for smart buildings used by Microsoft

    Karl Hammar, JTH. Karl Hammar, Assistant Professor at the School of Engineering (JTH), Jönköping University (JU), has developed the RealEstateCore standard for smart buildings, which is used by the two largest real estate companies in Sweden, Vasakronan and Akademiska Hus. Microsoft also uses RealEstateCore when rebuilding their corporate headquarters in the USA.
  • SEK 39 million to new doctoral school at Jönköping University

    "Cultural enabling of education through language and literature" (CuEEd-LL) is the name of a new doctoral school that received almost SEK 39 million in grants from The Swedish Research Council until 2026. The project aims to build research capacity among teacher educators, to prepare the next generation of teachers to teach for the diversity of the Swedish school.