University Admissions in Sweden is responsible for the admissions process to bachelor's and master's level courses and programmes in Sweden. University Admissions is managed by the Swedish Council for Higher Education (UHR) in cooperation with Sweden's universities and university colleges. - A website for you, the international student

Each year, many international students choose Sweden as their destination for university studies.

There are 52 universites and university colleges in Sweden, offering courses and programmes at the bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels.

This website is for international students wishing to study in Sweden. Here, you can find out more about the educational system, learn about other important government agencies and find links to their websites and, most importantly, apply for courses and programmes.

UHR - The Swedish Council for Higher Education

UHR manages the admission process together with the universities. UHR is responsible for the following:

  • The website

  • The website, for admission to Swedish courses and programmes

  • Registering admissions documents sent in by students as part of their admissions application, such as transcripts and English test scores

  • Reviewing admissions applications to see that students meet general entry requirements

  • Answering questions that students have about the admissions process on

  • Notifying students of their selection results in the courses and programmes they have applied to here on

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