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Jonkoping International Business School
Jonkoping, Sweden (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Dates &
Deadlines:
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Restrictions: OU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Program Type:
University Exchange Language of Instruction: English
Housing Type: Apartments Minimum GPA: 2.5
Non-English Language Learning Option(s):
Swedish Study Abroad Adviser: Jennifer Grover
Language Category:
Language Category B Study Level: Graduate, Undergraduate
Program Description:

 

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Highlights

  • Jönköping International Business School (JIBS), located in the south of Sweden, is part of Jönköping University.
  • JIBS has the largest study abroad program of any Swedish business school!
  • JIBS has more courses in English than any other business school in the country!
Note - JIBS could be a good destination for not only Business, but also Political Science, Economics, and Law majors.
 
Program Requirements
  • 2.5 Combined Retained GPA
  • Passport (valid through six months after return from study abroad)
  • 2 Recommendation Letters from any OU Professor
  • Host University Application in Phase 3
  • Residence Permit
Academics
JIBS offers courses in business, law, economics, foreign languages and political science. Courses can be viewed here. Click here to see a current list of courses in English.

To see courses previously taken by OU students at JIBS and their OU equivalents click the following link: Jonkoping International Business School - Course Equivalency Information

Academic Calendar
Fall Semester: August - January
Spring Semester: January - June
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Money Matters
Since this program is a University Exchange program you will pay OU tuition/fees and insurance to the OU Bursar and housing/meals/living expenses to JIBS.

Use this Budget Estimate for JIBS to help you plan for study abroad and compare programs!

Scholarships
There are number of scholarships available for study abroad students. Below is a partial list to get you started! Housing
Accommodation is guaranteed for exchange students as long as they apply before the deadline.  The university does not own housing facilities itself, but rents apartments and rooms from the city and private housing companies. Foreign students apply for housing with the university system through the university's central administration services.  There is a housing coordinator who helps with this process.

Get Started
Start by attending a Study Abroad 101 information session to learn the basics about study abroad as well as your next steps. Then, schedule an appointment with the study abroad adviser for Sweden to move on to Phase 2!

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2016 09/13/2015 09/23/2015 TBA TBA
Fall 2016 02/21/2016 03/04/2016 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2016-2017 02/21/2016 03/04/2016 TBA TBA
Spring 2017 09/18/2016 09/23/2016 TBA TBA