International Economics, Bachelor programme

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International Economics, Bachelor programme

Jonkoping University
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    1st year fees
  • 180
  • Campus
  • Bachelor
  • 3 years


This programme develops your ability to understand and analyse various types of socio-economic problems and the dynamics of the global economy. You will learn to use economic theory to analyse and evaluate economic problems and processes and understand the underlying factors.

The programme’s major is economics (90 credits), but the programme also gives you good knowledge of statistics and econometrics (30 credits). These courses give you the skills and tools needed to process and analyse statistics which are increasingly in demand today. The programme also includes four courses (30 credits) in business administration, addressing various aspects such as leadership and accounting. Together, the combination of economics, statistics and business forms a good and broad foundation for future career choices and gives you a competitive edge when applying for jobs.

Admission Requirements

General entry requirements include high school diploma; with specific demand on mathematics, civic/social studies, and English proficiency. 

The number of places is limited and a selection is made based on high-school diploma GPA and letter of motivation.

(Special Selection: We reserve a limited number of extra seats within this bachelor programme for applicants who are considered particularly suited to the education and JIBS’ profile.

Courses Units

You need to complete 180 credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at

More Information

This programme offers a possibility for you to study abroad at one of our many partner universities. This is a great opportunity for you to specialize in an area of your interest, to explore a new country and culture, and to meet new friends.


The international vibe can be experienced already here at JIBS as approximately 40% of this programme’s students are from outside of Sweden.

Career Opportunities

You can join one of the following careers:

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