Cost: MSSU tuition (15 hours), students rent apartments from JIBS ($430-$560 per month, including utilities)
Contact: Chad Stebbins or Chris Moos
Since its inception in 1994, Jönköping International Business School has quickly gained a reputation as one of the strongest schools in Scandinavia for entrepreneurship and research on small and medium-sized enterprises. JIBS (enrollment 2,100) also has top-notch programs in trade, infrastructure, regional development, and tax law. Courses are available in the following subject areas: accounting and finance, entrepreneurship, marketing and management, economic geography, economics, informatics, languages, law, political science, and statistics. All courses are conducted in English. Jönköping has 120,000 inhabitants and is the 10th-largest city in Sweden, beautifully situated on the south shore of Lake Vättern.
Once approved by the MSSU Institute of International Studies and/or the School of Business, students may apply to JIBS online. Applications are due at JIBS by May 15 for students wanting to begin studies in August (autumn/fall semester) and by Nov. 1 for students wanting to begin studies in January (spring semester). The application documents must reach JIBS by these deadlines.