Application for Master Programmes

Application dates for Master Programmes

  • January 15 – Last date to apply for Master Programmes for all applicants
  • October 17 – First day to apply for the autumn semester

Students from outside EU/EES, who need to get residence permit, visa, housing etc., should apply as early as possible to give time for such practical things. The application need to be done between October 17 and January 15 via:

EU: European Union.
EEA: European Economic Agreement; Iceland, Norway, Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

Application process for Master Programmes

All applications must be sent through The number of students admitted to each of our programmes is limited and admission is granted on a competitive basis. Candidates will be selected by an admission committee: Application - A step-by-step guide

Application documentation

Besides the documents required by please consult the webpage for your particular programme of interest for more information on documents needed.

Costs (Application fee and Tuition fee)

Applicants from countries outside the EU, the EEA and Switzerland are required to pay and Tuition fees for all studies. Fees do not apply to students who are citizens of countries within the EU/EEA/Switzerland, students coming to Sweden as part of an exchange agreement, or students who have been granted Swedish residency for reasons other than studies: Fees and scholarships

Application for courses

Application dates for courses

  • April 15 - Last date to apply for courses starting in the autumn
  • October 15 - Last date to apply for for courses starting in the spring

Application process for Master’s students at the department

If you are a student at any of our Master programmes and have optional courses to apply for please note that all application is made via You can apply for courses at other departments and universities but consult your program responsible if you have questions about your study plan. Please do not apply for mandatory courses within your study program. You will automatically get a place at all mandatory courses within your study programme if taken in the right order of time. Deadline for application is 15 October for spring term courses and 15 April for autumn term courses.

Elective courses

If you have elective courses within your programme please ask your program responsible for a list.

Master thesis project

Master thesis project



Free course places and late application

Late application is only possible to make via If a course is open for late application it does not mean that you automatically will get admitted. You might get placed as a reserve and if we have any seats available at the time the course starts we will contact reserves. It is not possible to make late applications for master’s programmes.