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Do you place innovation above tradition? Results above prestige? Hours of lab time above sleeping in?

If you have what it takes, we invite you to join us on a journey towards new discoveries, with one of our 27 master’s degree programmes or our bachelor's programme, all taught entirely in English, at a world-class university in Sweden.

Join us at Linköping University.

What degrees do we offer?
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Ready for the next step? Welcome to LiU! 
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Important dates

1. Applications open 
16 October 2019 ✔

2. Application submission deadline
15 January 2020 ✔

3. Documentation & admission fee
3 February 2020 ✔

4. Notification of selection result
Master's programmes: 3 April 2020 ✔
Bachelor's programme: 20 April 2020 ✔

5. LiU Scholarship application period
3-6 April 2020 ✔

6. Autumn semester 2020

Can I still apply for August 2020?
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Late applications

Applications on are now closed for studies starting in August 2020.   

How to apply to LiU
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Tuition fees

SEK 80,000 to 136,000 per academic year. 

Fees include:

  • Student accommodation offer
  • Swedish language course for beginners
  • Swedish state\s insurance plan FAS+ including accident and property cover for renting

Citizens from Sweden, the EU/EEA and Switzerland are not required to pay tuition fees for higher education in Sweden. To read information about exemptions:

How much does it cost to study at LiU?

Admission requirements

Master's programmes

  • A bachelor's degree from an internationally recognised university
  • Proof of English language skills, e.g. TOEFL, IELTS
  • Meet the specific requirements stated for each programme

Master's level requirements

Bachelor's programme

Please visit website:

Bachelor's level requirements

Are there scholarships?

Every year Linköping University offers scholarships to new students with excellent academic results, usually amounting to a tuition fee waiver of 25-75%.

The Svenska institutet offers scholarships that amount to 100% tuition waiver and living costs. There are also other options. Read more: 


Do I need a visa or permit?

That depends on where you are from, your right of residency and how long you intend to study. Read more:

Residence Permits and Visas

Webinars & international prospectus
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International programme booklet 2020

Part catalogue part magazine, our booklet will inspire you to make LiU your number one priority.

Our latest booklet has detailed information on all of our international degree programmes on offer in 2020. As well as interviews, testimonials and insights into the calibre of research and exciting projects coming out of our institution.

Tip: prospective students on our LiU Insider eNewsletter series received the booklet directly via email. If you want to be the first in the know about news from LiU and to be reminded of important dates, just fill in the student enquiry form and we will keep you in the loop.

Further reading

Questions? Contact us.
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