Is the Pathway Programme right for me?

Depending on what you need in order to meet the requirements for studies at Jönköping University, the Pathway Programmes are designed to improve your skills and proficiency in English, mathematics or other subjects. They will also enable you to reach your full academic and social potential while in Sweden. The Pathway Programmes also help develop your language proficiency in different ways depending on your current level. This means that courses range from language support and intensive training in academic English to more extensive instruction, designed for international students who want to improve their English language proficiency in combination with an introduction to the Swedish language and familiarization with Swedish society and culture. In addition, the Pathway Programmes provide knowledge of higher education in Sweden and how to communicate in an academic environment.

If you meet some of the academic requirements for a degree programme at Jönköping University but lack the level of required in other areas such as English, High School Mathematics, you may apply to one of our Pathway Programmes. We will provide you with the necessary skills for your academic journey. In addition, the Pathway Programmes provide study skills and knowledge of the Swedish environment – in order for you to meet the expectations of university studies in Sweden.

What is your current English level? 

Conditional Offer to a Degree Programme after the Pathway Programme

Some Pathway Programmes lead directly to a specific programme at Jönköping University, while other Pathways make it possible for you to apply for any degree programme. When applying for the Pathway Programme, you may also apply for a degree programme at Jönköping University. If eligible, you will receive a conditional offer to a bachelor or master programme. To meet the requirements of your conditional offer you might need to choose certain courses. When having successfully completed the Pathway Programme you can enter into your pre-selected and eligibility assessed degree programme without any further applications or testing. 


Dedicated Partners to Jönköping University Enterprise

Jönköping University Enterprise and North Park University, Chicago, USA, have entered into a collaboration agreement regarding Pathway Programmes.

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Since 2018,  JUE has a collaboration agreement with BI Norwegian Business School (BI), Oslo, Norway, regarding Pathway Programmes.

Pathway Programme and BI Norwegian Business School

Interviews

"The Pathway Programme is a study experience that comes second to none"

5 Quick Questions with Pathway Programme student Lisa Ye Shi

5 Quick Questions with Pathway Programme student Lisa Ye Shi

Carl Johan Odehammar, on what the Pathway Programme has to offer

Carl Johan Odehammar, on what the Pathway Programme has to offer

Daiki Okutani - my thoughts on Pathway

Daiki Okutani - my thoughts on Pathway

I now feel more confident about starting my master's degree.

I now feel more confident about starting my master's degree.

Meng wants to become a PhD

Meng wants to become a PhD

Weng is looking forward to working with children

Weng is looking forward to working with children

Yuan from China wants to study International Management

Yuan from China wants to study International Management

Compare our Pathway Programmes

English Language Pathways

Pathway Summer

Length: 4 weeks

Application period:
30 November, 2020 - 1 April, 2021 

Start-date:
11 July, 2021

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma, IELTS 6.0 (no sect below 5.5) or equivalent

Pathway Semester Spring 2021

Length: 16 weeks

Application period :
Spring: 15 August, 2020 - 15 October, 2020 

Start-date:
18 January, 2021

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma, IELTS 5.5 (no sect. below 5.0) or equivalent.

Pathway Year General

Length: 38 weeks

Application period:
30 November 2020 – 2 May, 2021

Start-date:
23 August, 2021

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma, IELTS 5.5 (no sect. below 5.0) or equivalent.

English Language Pathways, continued

Pathway Year English

Length: 35 weeks

Application period:
30 November 2020 - 2 May, 2021 

Start-date:
23 August, 2021

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma, IELTS 5.0 (no sect below 4.5) or equivalent

Pathway Semester English

Length: 16 weeks

Application period :
Autumn: 30 November 2020 - 2 May 2021

Start-date:
23 August, 2021

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma, IELTS 5.5 (no sect. below 5.0) or equivalent.

Pathway Year General

Length: 35 weeks

Application period:
30 November 2020 – 2 May, 2021

Start-date:
August, 2021

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma, IELTS 5.0 (no sect. below 4.5) or equivalent.

Business, Semester

Length: 16 weeks

Application period:
August 15, 2020 - October 15, 2020

Start-date:
January 18, 2021

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma, IELTS 5.5, Mathematics 2a, 2b, 2c
or equivalent

Engineering, Semester

Length: 16 weeks

Application period:
To be announced

Start-date:
To be announced

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma, IELTS 6.5, Mathematics 2a, 2b, 2c
or equivalent.

Engineering, Year

Length: 35 weeks

Application period:
To be announced

Start-date:
To be announced

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma, IELTS 5.5, Mathematics 2a, 2b, 2c
or equivalent.

Natural Science, Semester

Length: 19 weeks

Application period:
August 15 - October 15

Start-date:
January 13, 2020

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma and English language skills corresponding to: IELTS 6.5 or the equivalent Mathematics 2a, 2b, 2c or the equivalent or equivalent

Note:  The application period may close early if a programme becomes full.

Progression

Why Choose JU? 

It is a big decision to study abroad and it's only natural that students and parents want to be as well informed as possible before making the decision.

  1. Read more about Jönköping University and studying in Sweden.

Contact

Johan Palsgård, Managing Director
Carl Johan Odehammar, Operations Manager

Use our questionnaire.
Or call us at +46 (0)36 10 10 00

Pathway Programmes