Important Dates and Deadlines

Spring Term 2016

Autumn Term 2016

Online Application Service Opens 1 June 2015 16 October 2015
Application Deadline* 17 August 2015 15 January 2016
Supporting Documents Deadline, documentation of fee exempt status (if required) or payment of application fee (if required) 1 September 2015 1 February 2016
Additional Application Period for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens only** 15 Sep - 15 Oct 2015 15 March - 15 April 2015
Notification of First Selection Results  12 October 2015 19 March 2015
Last Date for Accepting an Offer  21 October 2015 4 April 2016
Notification of Second Selection Results (no reply required) 29 October 2015 11 April 2015
First Day of Classes 18 January 2016 29 August 2016

Late applications may be submitted after the deadline, subject to places being available.

Applying Online

Online applications are submitted via University Admissions, the official website for applying to higher education in Sweden.

*Only applicants that are citizens of the EU/EEA/Switzerland may choose to apply during the same period as Swedish applicants, but we encourage you to apply by the main deadline period.

Important! The information under How to Apply on our web pages should be read carefully, and make sure that you include all of the necessary documents in order to ensure that your application is considered to be complete.

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Contact Information

Infocenter, Umeå University
SE-901 87 Umeå, Sweden

Visiting Address

Infocenter, Universum BuildingContact Form

Related Information

EU/EEA Citizens Term Dates