Getting a Degree from Umeå University
After the completion of your studies you can apply for a degree. Your application will be checked against applicable national and local higher education qualification rules. In most cases, your degree will qualify you for studies at a higher level.
Degree Certificate and Diploma Supplement
Your Degree Certificate will show the title of your degree (for example Degree of Bachelor of Science) as well as the courses that are included in your degree. The degree certificate will be written in both Swedish and English.
The Diploma Supplement is an appendix written in English that follows with your degree certificate. It describes your education and the Swedish higher education system. The aim of the Diploma Supplement is to aid in the assessment and recognition of Swedish degrees in relation to employment or continuing studies abroad. For more information about Diploma Supplement, follow the link on this page.