- 18 years of age or above
- Good academic and disciplinary standing at Penn State
- 2.75 cumulative GPA or better at the time of application
- Sophomore standing or above at the start of the program
The School of Engineering is one of Sweden’s leading educators in the field of engineering and a member of the CDIO initiative, which is a prestigious collaboration between leading engineering schools worldwide. There you will not only gain knowledge in engineering, but also skills in leadership, communication, management, and sustainability, all of which are increasingly crucial in a high-tech, globalized world.
Fall: mid August - mid December
Spring: mid January - early June
Refer to the program website for the specific dates, if available.
Sweden is known for being a clean, beautiful country, covered with lakes and forests and inhabited by 10 million people who are friendly, open-minded and welcoming. Jönköping is the tenth largest city in Sweden and is strategically located 200 miles from Stockholm and 100 miles from Gothenburg, making the city a popular venue for exhibitions and conferences.
At Jönköping University people from all over the world study in an environment that inspires research and multicultural networking. The university campus is located right in the heart of the city, with anything you might need at a comfortable walking distance.
Education Abroad in Countries with a Penn State Restricted Travel Designation
In order to comply with Penn State’s International Travel Policy, students interested in studying abroad in countries that Penn State has designated as “restricted” for travel, a petition for a waiver must be submitted. Once a petition is complete, and if the student is approved for study on the program in question, the student may be asked to meet with the Director of Education Abroad and the petition will be reviewed by the Penn State International Restricted Travel Committee (IRTC). The necessary petition will be included in the online application process for this program. To see if your program is taking place in a restricted travel country, please visit the Global Programs website.