Doctoral Programmes

Jönköping University offers Doctoral Programmes in English, available for international students with the required qualifications. Doctoral education is conducted at all four schools and the university has about 180 doctoral students.

Jönköping International Business School offers Doctoral Programmes entirely conducted in English. At the School of Education and Communication, the School of Engineering and the School of Health and Welfare Doctoral programmes are conducted in English when required.

Humanities and Social Sciences

Jönköping University is entitled to award Licentiate and Doctoral degrees within the Humanities and Social Sciences.

Subjects for research studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Business Administration, Commercial Law, Education with Specialisation in Didactics, Disability Studies, Economics, Education, Education — Learning, Educational Work, Gerontology, Informatics, Media and Communication Science, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Oral Health, Quality Improvement and Leadership within Health and Welfare, Social Work, Education with Specialisation in Special Education, and Statistics.


The University is also entitled to award Licentiate and Doctoral Degrees in Engineering, research area: Industrial Production.

Content updated 2017-01-10

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