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Högskolan i Jönköping

Högskolan i Jönköping, Box 1026, 551 11 Jönköping, Sweden
4.07 / 5 based on 270 reviews.
Description:
Jönköping University (JU) is one of three Swedish private, non-profit institutions of higher education with the right to award doctorates. JU operates on the basis of an agreement with the Swedish Government and conforms to national degree regulations and quality requirements. Jönköping University is characterized by internationalization, an entrepreneurial spirit and collaboration with the surrounding society. Research and education are carried out at four schools: Jönköping International Business School, School of Education and Communication, School of Engineering and School of Health Sciences. The university is organized as a group of companies with five subsidiaries - four sc... Read more


Programmes
Accreditations
94% of students recommend
270 reviews
Housing
4.1/5
All experiences (270)
Student life
4.4/5
5 stars (120)
Academic
4.1/5
4 stars (90)
Languages
4.5/5
3 stars (54)
Expenses
3.2/5
2 stars (6)
Overall
4.5/5
1 star (0)
Be friendly and don't afraid to ask. make freind you will see that everyone is wiling to help you. Read Review
ceyhunisikel, Turkey

270 reviews of Högskolan i Jönköping

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HOUSING    
by Jasper_Metselaar, Hogeschool Drenthe, Emmen, Netherlands
Management Science, Erasmus
Personal assessment
Cost
KEY:
Couldn't have asked for more.
Pretty good.
Could've been better, but didn't lessen the overall experience.
Disappointing.
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Type of housing: Apartment/House
Arranged by: Host university
If returning, I would choose: On campus
Why? At that time, the campus wasn't ready yet. All international students lived in neighbourhood, together with Swedish students. Now they all live at the campus.
Personal comments:
It was perfecly arranged.
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STUDENT LIFE    
by Pavla, Ostravská Univerzita V Ostrave, Ostrava, Czech Republic
Language, Erasmus
Personal social experience
Activities
KEY:
Amazing! Hardly had time to study.
Plenty to do when I had the time.
So-so.
Did not get involved.
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Describe host city: Student life dominates the city
Nightlife, Travel: Takes place mostly outside the university/student environment
Activities: Takes place both within and outside of the university/student environment
Personal comments:
I did not go out to the city centre very often for we partied a lot on campus.However, there is Kåren in the city centre which was a very favourite bar.
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ACADEMIC    
by Márta, ISC - Budapest University of Economic Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
Business Studies, Erasmus
My academic experiences
Quality of courses
KEY:
Fantastic.
Pretty good.
Could've been a bit better.
Disappointing.
Variety of courses
Availability/access to resources
Interaction with teachers
Interaction with other international students
Interaction with local students
Course recommendations:
More interactions with Swedish students.



My opinion of the university assessment
Exams at end of course
KEY:
Liked it.
It was alright.
A bit annoying.
Didn't like it.
Exams throughout the course
Essays and/or projects at the end of course.
Essays and/or projects throughout the course
Overall
Personal comments:
Deeper explanation and background would be necessary on some courses

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by Ceyhun, Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey
Engineering, Erasmus
Language difficulties
Social
KEY:
No problems.
I coped pretty well.
Sometimes it was difficult.
It was a constant struggle.
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Language of instruction: English
Local language was: Different than language of instruction.
Was learning English a key decision factor?
No, it wasn't.
Was learning Swedish a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Swedish
How much did you improve your English?
My level before: Did not speak it
My level after: Basic phrases
How much did you improve your Swedish?
My level before: Did not speak it
My level after: Basic phrases
Personal comments:
There were many exchange student so we could not interact with local people so much and also they were speaking very English very well that's why any of use did not struggle to use local language.
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EXPENSES    
by sinert82, University of North Texas, Denton, United States
Business Studies, University Agreement
The accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
KEY:
Very easy.
Minimal effort.
Accessible but required effort.
Almost impossible.
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Main source of funding:
Government assistance
Other sources of funding:
None
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits:
Everything was much more expensive in Sweden.
Food, Travel, Overall, Housing: was more expensive than at home.
Nightlife, Telephone: was the same price as at home.
Personal comments:
It's better to travel with a group of friends by renting a car as it is so cheap and you get to see more places.
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OVERALL    
by Maria, Plekhanov Russian Academy of Economics, Moscow, Russia
Business Studies, University Agreement
Important to choosing this university...
Academic reasons
KEY:
Very Important.
Important.
Not really important.
Unimportant.
Culture
Costs
Activities
Campus life
Party / people
Weather / Location
I wish I had known...
I was satisfied with everything in Jonkoping and in overall life there, there were no big surprises or disappointments.
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



During my experience abroad, I ...
Became familiar with another culture
KEY:
Happened all the time.
Happened quite a lot.
Happened a bit.
Didn't happen.
Traveled
Improved language skills
Met people from other countries
Became more independent
Partied a lot
Experienced a change in life
Advanced my studies/career
Personal recommendation:
This University is doing a great work in going international.



FINAL COMMENTS

Plan any activities (except night clubs and parties) before 4 p.m., because around 4-5 p.m. everything is closing (especially banks and other financial institutions).
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