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    Lund University Admission 2021-2022, Requirements, Deadlines & Visa Process

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    Lund University is a non-profit public research university with three wide campuses in Lund, Helsingborg, and Malmö in Sweden. Founded in 1666, the university offers a wide range of international degrees attracting students from across the world. International applicants who wish to get admissions with Lund University must preferably have a four-year bachelor's degree (applying to PG courses at Lund). You will need to fulfill language requirements, program-specific, and country-specific eligibility requirements to get into Lund. Admissions application for the upcoming term (spring) open by June 1.

    Admission Updates:

    • Admission decision for Autumn Semester- 9 April (Masters 1st admission round), 16 April (Bachelor’s 1st admission round), and 9 July (2nd admission round for Lund University courses).
    • Autumn Semester starts- August/September.
    • Spring Semester Applications open by June 1.
    • Deadlines for Spring Semester: September 1.
    • Admission decisions for Spring Semester will be announced in October.   

    Admissions to Top Courses at Lund University

    Programs Deadlines Score Required
    Masters in Management 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in Accounting & Finance 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in Architecture 15 January 2021
    (accepting late applications)
    TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in Data Analytics & Business Economics 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in Finance 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in Biotechnology 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in Information Systems 15 January 2021
    (accepting late applications)
    TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Bachelors in International Business 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in Logistics & Supply Chain Management 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in Public Health 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in Mathematics 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5
    Masters in International Marketing & Brand Management 15 January 2021 TOEFL: 90
    IELTS: 6.5

    Lund University Application Deadlines

    The table given below indicates the application deadlines for undergraduate and graduate courses. However, it must be noted that the deadlines may vary for some of the programs.

    Semester Application Deadline
    Autumn Start Date: October 16;
    End Date: January 15
    Spring Start Date: Early June;
    End Date: August 15

    Lund University International Admissions

    Where to Apply: Visit ‘universityadmissions.se’ to make an online application.

    English Language Proficiency Requirement

    International students or non-native English speaking students are required to exhibit their proficiency in English through the submission of test scores of TOEFL or IELTS. minimum required scores of the tests vary according to the corresponding course of study. However, a majority of the courses require the following test scores:

    Swedish Student Visa

    Basically, to gain admission into any University in Sweden, the student has to obtain a Residence Permit. Please take note of the following documents that are required to apply for the same.

    • Passport with a 6 months validity. Should not be issued not earlier than 10 years before the time of application.
    • Letter from the university stating that the student has paid the first fee installment
    • Proof of financial funds. Minimum fund required in the bank to studying in Sweden – USD 871.95
    • Evidence of health insurance if the stay is less than 10 months
    • Previous universities/schools mark sheets
    • 150-word essay on – Why have you chosen Sweden for your education?

    Submit the necessary documents along with the application to the Swedish Migration Agency and visit the embassy to obtain Visa. Read more about Swedish student visa!

    Lund University Undergraduate Admissions

    The admission process for International Students is a bit different from domestic students as they need to submit some additional documents related to their Visa and English language requirements.

    Application Fee: 900 SEK

    Admission Requirements: Given below are the general admission requirements that are required for all the undergraduate programs. In addition to these, there are other program-specific requirements that must be fulfilled in order to be considered for admission at Lund University.

    • Official Transcripts from School/College attended (If not in English please ensure to submit a certified copy of the same)
    • Proof of English Language Proficiency
    • Copy of Passport
    • Proof of Financial Support

    The following table gives more information on some of the popular bachelor’s courses offered by Lund University.

    Course Intake Season Academic Requirements
    BSc in Development Studies Autumn High School courses equivalent to Civics A
    BSc in Economy and Society Autumn High School Courses equivalent to Mathematics and Social Studies;
    High School GPA equivalent to 66%;
    BSc in International Business Autumn High School Courses equivalent to Mathematics and Social Studies
    BSc in Mathematics Autumn High School Courses equivalent to Mathematics;
    High School GPA equivalent to 66%;
    BSc in Physics Autumn & Spring High School Courses equivalent to Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics;
    High School GPA equivalent to 66%;
    BSc in Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science Autumn High School Courses equivalent to Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics;
     

    Swedish Language Studies

    Lund University offers study abroad Swedish Language Program to those students with high school transcripts and proof of English Language Proficiency who would be interested to learn Swedish.

    • One term program is offered for either beginners or advanced learners.
    • A two-term program that focuses on both foundation and advanced learning.

    Lund University Graduate Admissions

    Lund University invites applications to a variety of its Master’s programs across various academic disciplines. Each program has its own eligibility criteria. Go through the details given below for more information.

    Application Fee: 900 SEK

    Admission Requirements:

    • Official Transcripts from School/College attended (If not in English please ensure to submit the certified copies of the same)
    • Proof of English Language Proficiency
    • Copy of Passport
    • Proof of Financial Support
    • Resume
    • Statement of Purpose
    • GMAT/GRE Score- Not Mandatory

    The below table depicts some of the famous master’s programs offered by the University.

    Course Intake Season Academic Requirements
    MSc in Accounting & Finance Autumn BA/BSc in a relevant field with a minimum of 60 ECTS in Business Administration; Resume; Statement of Purpose;
    MSc in Biotechnology Autumn A Bachelor’s degree in biotechnology, biochemical engineering, food technology or equivalent
    MSc in Embedded Electronics Engineering Autumn A Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, computer science or equivalent;
    Basic knowledge in electronic description languages such as VHDL or Verilog
    MSc in Mathematical Statistics Autumn A Bachelor’s degree equivalent to 180 credits in relevant field
    MSc in Physics, General Physics Autumn & Spring A Bachelor’s degree equivalent to 180 credits in relevant field; Summary Sheet
    MSc in Psychology Autumn A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field; statement of purpose

    Applicants may check the status of their application by logging into the ‘universityadmissions.se’ website. No separate admission letter is sent to the applicants by the university. Applicants receive the admission notification online via their account on ‘universityadmissions.se’.If admitted, applicants must reply to the admission offer as soon as possible via the student portal in accordance to the guidelines sent by Lund University.

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    I did my bachelors from Lund University. And after completing it when I decided to do a master's degree my only priority was Lund University. Its curriculum, professors as well the locality made me apply for it.

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    Lund University Global Scholarship programme, Swedish Institute Scholarships, Country-specific scholarships and funding options, and External scholarships are the scholarships provided by the university.

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