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Manipal Academy of Higher Education

Available places: 4 semester places for the Academic Year 2024/2025. 

Established: 1956
Number of students: 28,000
Campus: Located in Manipala, India. Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) has campuses in Mangalore and Bangalore but also in Dubai and Malacca.
Student life: Campuses at Manipala and Mangalore provide a cosmopolitan and congenial atmosphere in which students from over 60 countries create a relationship for life. Manipala, a classic fusion of cultures and customs provides a wonderful opportunity for dialogue and understanding of Indian cultures. Students can join various educational and recreational clubs for music and fine arts, literary pursuits, yoga, debating and photography. Mangalore, a port-city is famous for its pristine beaches and hospitable people. It is also popular for its medical colleges and educational institutions.

There are a lot of facilities to supplement classroom teaching. These facilities encourage and aid students in innovative thinking and pursuing careers of their choice.

About Manipala

Manipala is located in the south of India, about 1,700 kilometres from the capital New Delhi. The number of inhabitants are 50,000. The closest larger community is Udupi, about 7 kilometres from Manipal. The number of inhabitants in Udupi is 165,000. The city is known for its hindu temple, Udupi Sri Krishna Matha.

Information from Manipal Academy of Higher Education

Restrictions: Umeå students may be accepted for studies primarily to Manipal campus. Mangalore and Bangalore campus will be decided on case-by-case bases.

Full time studies (corresponding to 30 hp): TBA

Course types: TBA

Course levels: Undergraduate and Graduate

Academic year:
Autumn term: August–December
Spring term: January–April


Manipal Academy of Higher Education generally accommodate students at the international hostel on campus. The hostel provides accommodation of:

• Single air-conditioned rooms at the rate of 13 USD per person, per day
• Twin sharing air-conditioned rooms at the rate of 10 USD per person, per day. The availability of these rooms are limited.

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Study Programme 
Student Support Services 

Student grants and loans for studies outside of Sweden

You may be entitled to student grants and loans from CSN when studying abroad.

As the cost of living and accommodation may be higher abroad, you can apply for an extra loan known as an additional loan for studies abroad.

You can also apply for an additional loan to cover additional costs, i.e. travel and insurance costs. 

Latest update: 2023-10-13