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Application steps

In general, all students wishing to study Bachelor's or Master's level programmes and courses at a Swedish university must apply online, using the national University Admissions in Sweden website called "universityadmissions.se".

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1. Find your degree programme or course

Find your programme in the list of degree programmes and courses on our website. Check if you meet the entry requirements. Then follow the "apply now" link on the programme webpage that takes you directly to University Admissions in Sweden (this link is available when the application round is open) where you can apply.

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2. Create an account at universityadmissions.se

Create an account at the national University Admissions in Sweden website and follow the steps to make your online application

3. Submit your supporting documents

Submit all supporting documents to University Admissions in Sweden so that they are received before the deadlineDocuments can either be sent to the address: University Admissions in Sweden, FE 20102, SE–839 87 Östersund, SWEDEN OR, depending on the country you are from, you may be able to upload a scanned copy of your original documents on universityadmissions.se. Check the country-specific requirements and document rules for Master's studies and for Bachelor's studies before you submit the following documents:​ 

  • Cover sheet (printed from your online application, only needed if sending application by post)
  • All official certificates, diplomas and transcripts that are required to prove you meet the admission requirements. If you send copies of these documents by regular post they need to be certified. If you upload your documents you do not have to certify them; however, you need to make sure you scan the original documents
  • Proof of English language skills (e.g. TOEFL or IELTS test)
  • A copy of the page in your passport with your personal data and photograph (please scan the original if uploading your ID-documents to universityadmissions.se)
  • Any additional documents required by the programme or course as part of their selection requirements (e.g. statement of purpose, CV, reference letters).

4. Pay the application fee

Pay the University Admissions in Sweden application fee before the deadline to ensure your application will be considered (for non-EU/EEA students). 

More information about applying

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Admissions questions

University Admissions in Sweden
For official information regarding the application process, general entry requirements, document requirements and rules, English proficiency tests and exemptions, tuition and application fees and exemptions, visit www.universityadmissions.se

Programme coordinators
For information regarding whether a programme is right for you or to check specific programme/course content, it is best to contact the programme directly. Find contact details with the programme/course descriptions.

Lund University Admissions Office
University Admissions in Sweden's website provides all formal requirements and rules regarding admission. For further questions regarding a specific application to Lund University, contact the Lund University Admissions Office using the admissions office contact form.

You can also telephone +46 (0)46 222 9300 (select option 3), Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, between 10:00–12:00.

General study information
For general information about studies at Lund University you can:

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 Post your question on the Lund University Facebook page or

Email degreestudies [at] lu.se