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Apply now to Study in Sweden autumn 2016

Want to study in Sweden this autumn? The main application deadline was 15 January, but many programmes are still accepting late applications. Here’s how to apply.

Find a programme

Visit for a full listing of programmes open for application and to apply. There are close 1,000 programmes offered in Sweden in English starting autumn 2016, in nearly all academic fields – from IT, engineering or physics to human rights, sustainable development, business or media studies. Find yours!

How to apply

For general guidelines on the application process, see How to apply.

You’ll find extensive guidelines on entry requirements and documentation at University Admissions.

The application deadline was 15 January for programmes starting autumn semester (August) 2016. Late applications are still being accepted for some programmes. 

If you’re a citizen of an EU country, you can also apply during the second application round with deadline 15 April


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If you have questions on the application process, contact directly.

With questions on your programme, contact the programme coordinator – you can find contact details on the programme’s website.


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