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THE DESTINATION FOR FRESH THINKERS

Umeå University is the flagship institution of higher education in northern Sweden. We offer a broad range of academic opportunities, including creative learning environments, an exciting campus life and valuable support services.

Important dates

  • Application deadline for autumn term

    15
    Jan

    Application deadline for autumn term

    This is the last day to apply for the First admission round, at the bachelor and master level, for the autumn term 2020.

    Requirements to complete your application

  • Orientation for international students

    20
    Jan

    Orientation for international students

    An Orientation is organised for all international students. It is designed to help you to become acquainted with life in Umeå and studies at our university.

    Orientation Programme

  • Term start

    21
    Jan

    First day of the term

    21 September is the first day of the term. Information about where to go for registration at the department, can be found in the welcome letter for your course or programme.

    Find your welcome letter

Film: Buddy Programme
Buddy Programme

The Buddy Programme is a multicultural community engaging hundreds of international and domestic students.

Film: Swedish study system
Swedish study system

Get a handle on study pace, eligbility, credits, and the grading system.