Jonkoping International Business School (known worldwide as JIBS) is a young dynamic institution. JIBS first students were enrolled in 1994 and in the last twenty years JIBS has grown to a comprehensive institution offering Bachelor, Master and Doctoral education. Since its inception, JIBS has become world-renowned in a number of research areas related to its educational programmes.
JIBS is uniquely organized as a limited company with its own board of directors, and is owned by the Jonkoping University Foundation.
JIBS conducts research through a variety of projects and Centres developing knowledge of our academic disciplines and three focus areas Entrepreneurship, Renewal and Ownership. A number of research centres, most of them with a strong international connection, have been established. The centres and institutes engage people from the different academic disciplines at JIBS as well as external affiliates.
JIBS has an impressive track record in attracting external research funding from national research councils and organizations as well as large donations from private foundations, most notably the Carl-Olof and Jenz Hamrin Foundation.
JIBS offers degree programmes on Bachelor, Master and PhD level. The education at JIBS is delivered completely in English except for a selection of courses that focus on Swedish law and accounting standards. With approximately 30 % of faculty and 50 % of students being from other countries, JIBS offers an education environment that is truly international.
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