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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

  • Selection results for bachelor's applicants published


    Selection results for bachelor's applicants published

    Students who have applied to the First admission round, autumn semester, to bachelor's level courses and programmes will receive their admissions results today.

    More about the Notification of Selection Results

  • Application fee/fee waiver deadline for Autumn term


    Last day to document fee exemption for Second round, autumn

    For students who have applied to the Second admission round, autumn term, this is this last day to either pay your application fee, or to document that you are not required to pay the fee

    Last day to document fee exemption for Second round

  • Orientation for international students


    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


    First day of the term

    2 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 hundres of international and domestic students.

Film: Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå Institute of Design

The prestigious Red Dot and iF rank Umeå Institute of Design as the best design school in Europe and the world.