Pathway Semester English, English Course | Jönköping University | Jönköping, Sweden
English Course On Campus

Pathway Semester English

4 months
99500 SEK/full
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The Pathway Semester English Language Course from Jönköping University is tailored for students with an IELTS score of at least 5.5 or equivalent who wish to improve their English proficiency and learn how to communicate in an academic environment. The course is also an introduction to Swedish society and culture as well as the Swedish language.


This Pathway Semester English Language Course from Jönköping University is designed to prepare students for English-language bachelor or master programmes. It develops language proficiency, prioritizing communication in speech and writing, presentation skills and academic writing. Students get acquainted with the culture, history, and functions of Scandinavian society.

This academic program will develop your confidence and critical thinking, equipping you to express yourself and achieve your goals.

The course is also an introduction to Swedish society and culture as well as the Swedish language. 

Learning is based on a combination of activities such as lecture-based input, seminars, study visits, projects and guidance. Dedicated teachers, small student groups and a supportive learning environment with continuous feedback will provide you with an excellent framework to succeed in your studies. In addition to the formal courses you are expected to engage in self-studies for 20 hours per week. 

In addition, at the end of the Pathway Programme, you will receive a certificate of completion demonstrating skills equivalent to the Swedish high school course English 6. This is the most common English language level required for entering higher education in Sweden. 

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Pathway English 2
  • Pathway Life and Studies 1
  • Pathway Swedish 1

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 4 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Requirement from high school/upper secondary school
  • High School Diploma

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    99500 SEK/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 99500 SEK for the full programme during 4 months.
  • SEK 99,500 including tuition and boarding fees
  • EU/EES citizens are excempt from paying tuition fee

Living costs for Jönköping

7360 - 10800 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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