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Study in Sweden

About Sweden

Sweden is a Scandinavian country that is located in the Northern part of Europe, between Norway and Finland. Many people don’t realize that it also has a way to get into Denmark, which is a bridge and tunnel hybrid that is referred to as the Øresund. It is a member of the European Union, and is number three in terms of size (450,295 square kilometers (173,860 sq mi)). The capital of the country is Stockholm. It is bordered on the East by the Baltic Sea and is separated in from Norway in the west by the Skandema, a Scandinavian mountain chain. In this section, we’re going to help you get a better idea of how your life is going to be while you are studying in Sweden. Specifically, we are going to look at the government, the history, and climate, geography, and topography. These different factors will help you to get a better overall understanding of the country before you make a final decision about studying there.

Why Study in Sweden?

It is a big step to study abroad, and the options are nearly limitless. So what makes Sweden stand out as a study destination? What makes it so different from other countries that you could go to? Why would you want to go there as opposed to other countries? Let’s take a look at some of the most popular reasons for people to study in Sweden.

Swedish Universities have some of the best Advanced Degree Programs in the world

Swedish master’s degree program offer unique opportunities to turn theory into practice. Many programs also work closely with the industry, offering students the possibility to combine study and practical work. You can take internships, apprenticeships, and even work part time in fields that are related to your Advanced degree studies. That means that you will get both the hands on experience and the ability to apply what you are learning to what you are doing. Knowing how to turn theory into practice can give you distinct advantages over your peers when you go into the workforce upon completing your degree.

You will be surrounded by innovation and creativity

Innovative research is done by both Swedish companies and universities. The Swedes embrace creativity and institution, and are proud of what their minds have been able to create. The results of this research and creativity have generated several successful inventions that are known throughout the world. Check out some of the innovations that wouldn’t have existed without Swedish ingenuity:

  • Computer mice, Bluetooth technology, and other external computing devices
  • Ball bearings and other technologies related to the manufacturing industry.
  • Pacemakers, kidney dialysis devices and other health care devices that save lives every day.
  • Skype and other internet technologies.

Chances are, you use at least some of these products every day. If you don’t, you can at least name what a few of them are. And these are just some of the examples of Swedish ingenuity; there are even more products that you may come across while looking for items that Swedes have invented or made, and the innovation is going to play a role in encouraging you to expand your mind. Sweden has numerous large multinational organizations that are in the forefront of the world when it comes to innovation and technology. Not sure if you have ever purchased items or used services from a Swedish company? Here are some of the most well known companies that you will find around the world, but are based or were started in Sweden:

  • Ericsson
  • Volvo
  • Scania
  • Electrolux
  • SKF
  • Sandvik
  • Atlas Copco
  • IKEA
  • H&M (clothing company)

You’ve probably heard of several of these companies, and you may even own products from one or more of them. If you decide to study in Sweden, you will be surrounded by some of the most innovative people and companies in the world. The environment in Sweden helps to encourage imagination, and if you study there, you can be part of the changes that Sweden gives to the rest of the world.

COST OF LIVING:

Living costs in Sweden depend largely on your individual lifestyle. A sample monthly budget is as follows:

Food: SEK 2,000
Accommodation: SEK 3,750
Localtravel: SEK 560
Telephone/internet: SEK 300
Insurance, medical care and hygiene: SEK 300
Hobby/leisure, miscellaneous: SEK 1,100
Total: SEK 8,010

 

WORKING IN SWEDEN

Work during your studies

As an international student in Sweden, you’re allowed to work alongside your studies – there’s no official limitation for how many hours you can work. However, it’s important to keep your studies as your first priority – even when you don’t have many classroom hours, you’re expected to spend the equivalent of a 40-hour work week reading and working on assignments. Most universities have careers services that can help you with finding a part-time job during your studies. Many also offer services like employer fairs, CV checks and special events with companies.

Work after your studies

Sweden is a great place to start your career, and innovative, international companies are found throughout the country. You can apply to extend your residence permit for up to six months to search for a job or start a company, and if you receive a job offer meeting certain conditions you can then apply for a work permit.

SWEDEN APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • For Undergraduate/ Bachelors
    GPA: S.S.C-3.00 & H.S.C-3.00 Minimum
  • For Post Graduate/ Masters
    GPA: S.S.C-3.00 & H.S.C-3.00 & Bachelors-2.50 Minimum

Universities in Sweden

COURSE IN SWEDEN

Acting

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

Aeronautical Engineering, Master’s programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linköping University

Animated Film

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

Applied Ethics, Master´s Programme

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Linköping University

Applied Mathematics Programme

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Applied Physics, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Automotive Engineering, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Bachelor Programme in Computer Science and Engineering, specialization in Embedded Systems

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Kristianstad University

Bachelor Programme in Dance Performance

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

Bachelor Programme in Game Design and Project Management

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Uppsala University

Bachelor Programme in Software Development

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Kristianstad University

Bachelor Programme of English: Language, Literature and Society

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Kristianstad University

Bachelor of Education in Music – Instrumental-/voice teacher

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

Bachelor’s Programme in Composition, Western Art Music

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: KMH – Royal College of Music in Stockholm

Bachelor’s Programme in Global Management, English

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

Bachelor’s Programme in Information and Communication Technology

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Biology, Master’s Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Biomedical Engineering, Master’s programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linköping University

Business Administration – Strategy and Management in International Organisations, Master´s Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linköping University

Business Process and Supply Chain Management, Master Programme

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Business Process and Supply Chain Management, Master Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Cardiovascular Medicine

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Örebro University

Chemistry, Master Programme

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Chemistry, Master Programme

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Cognitive Neuroscience: Mind, Brain and Wellbeing – Master’s Programme

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: University of Skövde

Communication Engineering, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Communication Systems, Master’s programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linköping University

Communication for Development

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Malmö University

Computer Science – Algorithms, Languages and Logic, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Computer Science, Master’s Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Costume Design

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

Design, Master Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Digital Business (Two Years)

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Jönköping University

Electronics Engineering, Master’s programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linköping University

Entrepreneurship and Business Design, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Entrepreneurship, Master Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Environmental Sciences

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Fashion Design

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: University of Borås

Human Rights

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Malmö University

IT and Management, Master programme in Informatics (one year)

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: University West

IT, Management and Innovation (Two Years)

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Jönköping University

Industrial Design Engineering, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Informatics: New Media Design

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Jönköping University

Information Systems, Master Programme

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Innovation through Business, Engineering and Design – specialisation engineering, Master Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Innovative and Sustainable Chemical Engineering, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

International Business Management

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Mälardalen University

International Business Strategy, Master Programme

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

International Master’s Programme in Computer Engineering, 120 higher education credits

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Mid Sweden University

International Master’s Programme in Information Technology and Learning

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

International Master’s Programme in Journalism

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Södertörn University

International Master’s Programme in Political Science

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

International Master’s Programme in Political Science

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

International Relations

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Malmö University

Language Education

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

Learning and Leadership, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

MFA Programme in Applied Arts and Design, Metal Art

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

MFA Programme in Applied Arts and Design, Textile – Garment – Design

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

MSc Accounting and Financial Management

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm School of Economics

MSc in Business and Management

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm School of Economics

MSc in Economics

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm School of Economics

MSc in Finance

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm School of Economics

MSc in International Business

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm School of Economics

Managing in a Global Context (Two Years)

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Jönköping University

Marine Science, Master’s Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Marketing, Master Programme

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Marketing, Master Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Master Programme in Chemistry

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Lund University

Master Programme in Chemistry Chemistry for Renewable Energy

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Uppsala University

Master Programme in Civil Engineering, with specialization in mining and Geotechnical Engineering

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Luleå University of Technology

Master Programme in Computer Science and Engineering – specialization in Distributed Cloud Systems

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Luleå University of Technology

Master Programme in English with Specialisation in Literature in English

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Dalarna University

Master Programme in English with Specialisation in Literature in English

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Dalarna University

Master Programme in European Business Law

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Lund University

Master Programme in Information Systems

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Karlstad University

Master Programme in International Tax Law and EU Tax Law

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Uppsala University

Master Programme in Marketing, Master

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Karlstad University

Master Programme in Mathematics

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Lund University

Master Programme in Medical Nuclide Techniques

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Uppsala University

Master Programme in Medical Research

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Uppsala University

Master Programme in Middle Eastern Studies

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Lund University

Master Programme in Physics, Biological Physics and Computational Biology

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Lund University

Master Programme in Protein Science

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Lund University

Master Programme in Solar Energy Engineering

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Dalarna University

Master Programme in Spacecraft Design

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Luleå University of Technology

Master Programme in Textile Value Chain Management

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Borås

Master in Communication

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Master in Computer Science

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Karlstad University

Master of Business & Design

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Master of Laws (LL.M,) (60 credits) in European Intellectual Property Law

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

Master of Science in International Business and Trade

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Master of Science in Management

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Master programme (one year) in Business Administration, Marketing and Management, 60 higher education

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Mid Sweden University

Master’s Program in Tourism

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Umeå University

Master’s Programme (Two years) in Economics

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Lund University

Master’s Programme in Accounting

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Umeå University

Master’s Programme in Asian Studies

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

Master’s Programme in Astronomy

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

Master’s Programme in Astronomy

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

Master’s Programme in Banking and Finance

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

Master’s Programme in Banking and Finance

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

Master’s Programme in Bioentrepreneurship

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Karolinska Institutet

Master’s Programme in Biology

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Stockholm University

Master’s Programme in Environmental Management and Policy

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Lund University

Master’s Programme in Geography

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Master’s Programme in IT Management

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Umeå University

Master’s Programme in Medical Education

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Karolinska Institutet

Master’s Programme in Visual Communication

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Konstfack

Master’s Programme, Architecture, 120 credits

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Network Security Programme

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Nordic Master in Environmental Engineering

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Nutritional Molecular Medicine and Bioinformatics

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Örebro University

Physics, Master’s Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Playwriting/Dramaturgy for Performing Arts

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

Political Science, Master’s Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Södertörn University

Product Development, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Research Master in Informatics

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Skövde

Robotics and Intelligent Systems, One/Two-Year Master`s Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Örebro University

Software Engineering Master’s Programme

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: University of Gothenburg

Strategic Entrepreneurship (Two Years)

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Jönköping University

Supply Chain Management, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Systems, Control and Mechatronics, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

Television

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

Textile Design

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: University of Borås

Theatre Directing

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

Tourism and Sustainability, Master Programme

Programme duration: 1 year (60 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Urban, Regional and International Economics. Master in Economics (Two Years)

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Jönköping University

Visual Communication + Change

Programme duration: 3 years (180 ECTS credits)

University: Linnaeus University

Wireless, Photonics and Space Engineering, Msc Progr

Programme duration: 2 years (120 ECTS credits)

University: Chalmers University of Technology

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

No, if recent education medium of English taught certified, otherwise IELTS – 6.5 Required for both undergraduate & Post Graduate.

Last date of Application 15th of January.

Offer Letter would get within 3 months.

You need to show a Bank statement which is Minimum 2 month old.

Yes, you would get both on and Off Campus Jobs.

Part Time Job is Available during study period.

No time restriction for student work.

Student have to return Back-home. But Practically student those finish their study in Sweden get job easily.

After conforming the result

You will need to produce the documents needed to show your spouse’s or civil partner’s status and evidence of your marital or civil partner status (for example, birth or naturalization certificate of Irish spouse, marriage or civil registration certificate).

The time for searching jobs is included in the 6 months stay back option.

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