Degree Programmes and Courses

Umeå University offers a diverse selection of single-subject (free-standing) courses, undergraduate and master's degree programmes, with instruction entirely in English for international and exchange students from all over the world. You are in the right place to explore the wonderful academic opportunities that Umeå University has to offer.

Master's Studies

Master's Degree ProgrammesCourses at the Master's LevelApplication Procedure

Undergraduate Studies

Bachelor's Degree ProgrammesCourses at the Undergraduate (Bachelor's) LevelApplication Procedure

Exchange Studies

Application Procedure

Individual courses are typically 7.5 ECTS (credits), 15 ECTS or 30 ECTS and can vary in duration depending on the study tempo. Full-time studies for an academic term consists of 30 ECTS. If you select several courses, it is your responsiblity to ensure that they are not given during the same time period to avoid such conflicts.
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Contact Information

Infocenter, Umeå University
SE-901 87 Umeå, Sweden

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What our students say

"Umeå University itself has a very nice campus. The area is very relaxing with a good study atmosphere. Most buildings are opened 7 days a week and you can study till late at night. The employees at the University are usually very helpful and speak perfect English, as well as most Swedish students."

Niels de Groot
From: The Netherlands

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