Key information

Partner Institution: Jonkoping University School of Education and Communication

Location: Jönköping, Sweden

Dates: 20 January - 23 February 2025

Costs: No program cost (more information can be found below)


  • A$1,000 Swinburne Abroad Travel Grants available
  • $7,921 OS-HELP Loans available for eligible students

Application deadline: 25 September 2024


Interested in exploring the Swedish winter? Join Jönköping University as an exchange student for 4 weeks and seize the opportunity to explore Sweden’s stunning natural landscapes, rich culture, and exciting winter activities. Enjoy outdoor adventures like hiking, skiing, and discovering picturesque lakes and forests.

Jönköping offers you the chance to immerse yourself in a welcoming environment, with courses taught in English and a strong focus on innovation and sustainability. The university campus, situated in the heart of the city, offers easy access to cafés, restaurants, shopping, concert venues, and beautiful waterfront views, all within walking distance. Plus, the convenient train connections make it simple to explore other parts of Sweden!

Courses offered

Students can choose to study 1 or 2 of the following courses:

  • Strategic HR for a Sustainable Working Life
  • Conflict Transformation in Theory and Practice

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Eligibility criteria

To apply for this program, students must:

  • be enrolled into an Undergraduate degree
  • meet the overseas exchange program eligibility requirements
  • meet any pre-requisites listed by the host institution and for the courses you choose (if applicable)

Academic credit

Each course is worth 7.5 credits each. You can choose to study up to 2 courses (worth up to 15 credits).

You are able to take this program as credit for two of your elective units. Alternatively, you may be able to use core units for this program, subject to approval from your Course Director.

Credit equivalence

7.5 ECTS = 12.5 CP (1 unit) at Swinburne

15 ECTS credits = 25 CP (2 units) at Swinburne


No program cost.

Tuition fees to the host university are waived for students completing a short-term exchange program at one of our partner universities. You will continue to pay your regular tuition fees to Swinburne while you are on the program.

You will need to pay for accommodation. Jonkoping University will likely be able to assist you in finding housing during your short term program. Visit the Jönköping University Accommodations website for more information.

Note: There may be other program costs incurred outside of tuition fees, including living expenses, airfares, and visas (if applicable).

More information about Jonkoping University

Visit Jonkoping University's website for more information on their exchange program. 

Stadsparken (city park) in Lund, Sweden


Funding your overseas journey may be easier than you think

Swinburne Abroad Travel Grants

This program has A$1,000 Swinburne Abroad Travel Grants available.

This grant can help offset travel and living expenses for your overseas internship and are available to both Domestic and International UG or PG students. Students can apply for a grant as part of the application process.


Eligible Australian students can also apply for an Australian Government OS-HELP Loan of up to A$9,504 (depending on your program destination) to help cover costs associated with your overseas program.

For more information on funding and eligibility see Fee Help and Scholarships.


Students must first apply to Swinburne Abroad following the short-term exchange application process. Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis.

Final application deadline: 25 September 2024
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Has this program sparked your interest?

If you'd like to learn more, register your interest to attend an upcoming information session.

Alternatively, you can contact us at or +61 3 9214 5926.

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