News archive

  • Jönköping University appoints recipients of honorary awards

    The 2022 recipients of the Per Risberg Scholarship and the Pedagogical Prize at Jönköping University (JU) have now been appointed. The Per Risberg Scholarship goes to Charlotta Mellander, and the Pedagogical Prize goes to Darko Pantelic. The awards will be handed over at the Academic Ceremony on 8 October.
  • JU students design furniture for forest hotel by Gert Wingårdh

    Lina Palmér, student at the Product Development with Furniture Design programme at JTH. Students who recently graduated from the Product Development with Furniture Design programme at the School of Engineering (JTH) at Jönköping University (JU) have designed and built furniture for the Trakt Forest Hotel in Holsbybrunn outside of Vetlanda. The hotel is designed by Gert Wingårdh, famous from the TV show "Husdrömmar", and will be inaugurated on 14 June.
  • Congratulations to all 1,800 newly graduated students

    On Friday 10 June, the graduation ceremonies were held for the School of Education and Communication (HLK) and the The School of Health and Welfare (HHJ). The week before, on Friday 3 June, The School of Engineering (JTH) held its graduation ceremony and Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) on Saturday 4 June. JU congratulates all the graduates and wishes them good luck for the future!
  • Including the elderly in our digital society

    Different areas of society are transitioning from analogue to digital systems at an increasingly rapid rate. General statistics may lead to the belief that this transition is happening smoothly, even for older people. But the research gives a different picture.
  • Lots of people and good entrepreneurial spirit at Xjobbsmässan at JU

    JTH student Linnea Hellström. There were a lot of people, conversations and active networking when more than 50 students at the School of Engineering at Jönköping University (JU) exhibited their degree projects during Xjobbsmässan (Xjob fair) at Campus Arena on 3 June.
  • Jönköping University best for work-based education… again

    For the second year in a row, Jönköping University (JU) has received the highest grade when just over 1,000 students rated their work-based education (VFU). "The country's other higher education institutions should be inspired by how successfully Jönköping University sets up its students' VFU, together with healthcare employers," says Anja Basic, Chair of the Student Healthcare Association (Vårdförbundet).
  • A record number came to visit PrevJU

    PrevJu in the auditorium On May 21 it was time for PrevJU which was held at Jönköping University (JU). The event was dedicated to prospective students who have applied to JU as their first, second or third choice. 450 registered and HLK's auditorium was filled with record numbers.
  • JU-student wins silver at the Swedish National Skills Competition.

    Alexander and Saga poses with their medals On 10th–12th of May, JU-student Alexander Aronsson competed at the Swedish National Skills Competition in Växjö. After a nail-biting finish, he finished at a well-deserved second place.
  • Students to present their degree projects at Xjobbsmässan

    Xjobbsmässan at Campus Arena, Jönköping University. During Xjobbsmässan (the Xjob fair) on 3 June at Campus Arena, the final year students at the School of Engineering (JTH), Jönköping University (JU), will present their degree projects for among others the regional business community. The fair will take place at Campus Arena and the last day to register is 27 May.
  • JU student broadcasts news in Ukrainian for refugees

    Karl Volkohon in front of the "Radio House" in Stockholm. Karl Volkohon is studying in his second and final year of the master's program Sustainable Communication at the School of Education and Communication (HLK) at Jönköping University (JU). Karl is from Ukraine and came to Jönköping and JU to start his education in August 2020. Now he broadcasts Swedish news in Ukrainian to fellow Ukrainians living in Sweden.