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    University of Gothenburg Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

    Gothenburg, BohuslanLocation
    UniversitySchool type
    Estd 1891established year
    18873enrollment
    Public
    8.8/10
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    University of Gothenburg is Sweden’s third oldest university. This leading comprehensive university was established in 1891 in Gothenburg, the second largest city in Sweden. The university offers some of its programs in collaboration with Chalmers University of Technology and Sahlgenska University Hospital.

    Highlights

    University Type Public
    Campus Setting City
    Application Portal universityadmissions.se
    No. of Departments 39
    Endowment Rate 4.785 billion SEK
    No. of Programs (for international students) Bachelor’s: 4 programs and 100 courses Master’s: 70 programs and 200 courses PhD: -
    Type of Programs Full-time; Part-time; Distance
    On Campus residence No
    Residence Permit Required Yes

    Residence and Campus

    • There is no on-campus housing facility available.
    • Non-EU/ EEA students are required to have a residence permit for studying in Sweden.
    • There is only one international intake per year for the Executive MBA program.

    University of Gothenburg Admissions

    • Application Form: All the students have to apply to the university programs through the joint Swedish application portal – universityadmissions.se
    • Common requirements: Transcripts
    • Language Proficiency Tests: Equivalent to English course 6
    • The application fee: 900 SEK
    • Additional requirements: Work samples, personal interview, entrance test, personal letter, motivational letter, etc.
      • Executive MBA – Professional achievement, 3-years of work experience
    • Intake Window: Bachelor’s and Master’s programs - 16 October – 15 January (International students only)

    English Proficiency Test

    For getting accepted at the University of Gothenburg, the student can submit any of the below mentioned scores. These scores are equivalent to the accepted English course 6 level taught at the Swedish senior secondary schools.

    IELTS 6.5 or more
    TOEFL 90 - iBT
    575 - PBT
    Any other equivalent score -

    Tuition Cost

    Type of Programs Total Cost
    Software Engineering and Management Bachelor’s Program 422 088 SEK
    Other Bachelor’s Programs 816 846 SEK
    Master’s Programs 104 542 SEK – 281 392 SEK

    Scholarships

    The university offers 5 types of scholarships to its fee-paying international students subject to their nationality and program.

    1. University of Gothenburg Study Scholarship
    2. Volvo Group Scholarship
    3. The Richard C. Malmsten Memorial Foundation Scholarship
    4. UGGS Syria
    5. Swedish Institute’s Scholarships

    To more about each of the above stated scholarships, click here.

    Important Dates

    ProgramApplication DeadlineFees
    M.Sc Applied Data Science
    Round 1 (15th Jan 2021)
    Round 2 (15th Apr 2021)
    $11,680/Yr
    $11,680 /Yr
    M.S Strategic Human Resource Management and Labour Relations
    fall (15th Jan 2019)
    $10,440/Yr
    $10,440 /Yr
    B.Sc Software Engineering and Management
    Round 1 (15th Jan 2021)
    Round 2 (15th Apr 2021)
    $17,520/Yr
    $17,520 /Yr
    B.A Music
    Round 1 (15th Jan 2021)
    Round 2 (15th Apr 2021)
    $33,383/Yr
    $33,383 /Yr
    USD 17,520/Yr
    Ranked #401 out of 1001 by THE Global Ranking 2021
    Application Deadline: 15 Jan, 2021

    Bachelor of Arts [B.A.] Music

    3 years
    English
    Full Time
    USD 33,383/Yr
    Ranked #185 out of 1200 by THE Global Ranking 2022
    Application Deadline: 15 Jan, 2021
    USD 9,680/Yr
    Ranked #201 out of 400 by QS Global Ranking 2020
    Degrees Available: M.Sc
    Application Deadline: 15 Jan, 2019

    Master of Fine Arts [M.F.A]

    2 years
    English
    Full Time
    USD 22,160/Yr
    Ranked #185 out of 1200 by THE Global Ranking 2022
    Application Deadline: 15 Jan, 2019
    USD 14,760/Yr
    Ranked #185 out of 1200 by THE Global Ranking 2022
    Application Deadline: 15 Jan, 2019

    Ranking

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    Overall #185 out of 1200 in Global Ranking

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    College Rating

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    8.8 out of 10
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    9.0/10Accommodation
    9.0/10Faculty
    9.0/10Infrastructure
    9.0/10Placement
    8.0/10Social Life

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    CV
    8.8 /10

    Right from scratch when I entered the university I was empowered to make the best choices for my future career. After taking admission in the course I was assigned a student group that helped me in my further journey in Sweden. An unconditional acceptance letter from the university helped me to take my application forward.

    Fees :

    The full program cost was somewhere around SEK 286,000

    9 /10 academic/food
    9 /10 faculty
    9 /10 infrastructure
    9 /10 accomodation
    9 /10 placement
    8 /10 extracurricular

    Attendance Cost

    $14,520

    attendance cost

    The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

    Tuition fees
    Undergraduate Programs
    $33,840 / Year
    Post Graduate Program
    $14,520 / Year
    +46-31-786-1000
    TELEPHONE
    405 30 Gothenburg
    ADDRESS

    Nearby This Campus

    • Shopping Mall
    • Restaurant
    • Book Store
    • Bus Station

    Shopping Mall

    City Avenue0.33 km
    KVARTERET VICTORIA0.70 km
    Victoriapassagen0.70 km
    Mall0.85 km
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    Book Store

    Pocket Shop0.67 km
    Din Bok0.71 km
    Akademibokhandeln1.02 km
    Syndikalistiskt forum1.28 km

    Restaurant

    La Gondola0.40 km
    Hotell Liseberg Heden0.68 km
    Tara's0.68 km
    Vino Pasta Due0.70 km
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    Bus Station

    Pilgatan194.65 km

    *All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary

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