Lund University (U21)
City: Lund
Website: www.lu.se
Approximate semester dates: Semester 1 (Autumn): September-January
Semester 2 (Spring): January-June
Academic calendar
Language of instruction: Swedish, English
Full time load equivalent: 30 ECTS per semester

Fields of Study Available:

This is not an exclusive list of the disciplines available. 
Disciplines listed here can provide a full-time load of study. 
All other available courses can be found in the course catalogue.

UNDERGRADUATE:

Courses for Exchange Students
Humanities & Social Sciences:

Human Geography & Development Studies
Sociology
Economics
Arabic
Linguistics
Literature
Cultural studies
Swedish Language & Culture
Media studies
European Studies
Global Issues
Religion 


Sciences & Health Sciences:

Mathematical Sciences
Chemistry
Physics
Physical Geography & Ecosystem Analysis


Computer Science & Engineering:

Civil Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Computer Science/Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

 

Business:

Law**
Economics*
Business Management*

 

*Demand is high for courses at the School of Economics and Management, so a full-time course load of solely Economics and Management coursework is highly unlikely. Expect to enrol in a maximum of two courses only.

 

**Law at Lund is offered at a Postgraduate level; undergraduate students are able to take these courses if they have already completed 3 years of study.  We recommend talking to your academic advisor before persuing this option.

 

POSTGRADUATE:

Courses for Exchange Students

Sciences & Health Sciences:

Mathematical Sciences
Chemistry
Astronomy
Biology & Molecular Biology
Chemistry
Geology
Geographical Information Systems
Statistics
Mathematics
Physics
Physical Geography & Ecosystem Analysis

Technologies:

Architecture & Built Environment
Automatic Control
Building & Environmental Technology
Electrical Information Technology
Industrial Management Logistics
 

Business:
Law
Economics
Business Management


Humanities and Social Sciences

Sociology
Arts and Cultural Sciences
History 
Communication and Media
Philosophy
Languages and Literature
Journalism
Gender Studies
Psychology
Human Geography
Social Work
Strategic Communication
Sociology of Law 
Educational Sciences
Political Science
Archaeology and Ancient History 
 
 

 

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study:  
Approximate living expenses:

Housing                               3 200 SEK
Meals                                   2 310 SEK
Books/supplies                    1 000 SEK
Personal/Miscellaneous        1 850 SEK
Local Transportation           560 SEK
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Total per month                   8 920 SEK


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Living expenses breakdown

Additional information:

Architecture available (Master of Architecture only). Postgraduate Architecture is very competative at Lund, we would recommend student who has cumulative GPA of 6.0 or above to apply.
 

Nursing available
 

Lund University Information Sheet

Accommodation
 

Important: The academic year at Lund is divided into four study periods, beginning in September with study period 1, concluding the academic year with study period 4 in their spring. Students should aim to have a well-balanced study plan with a an average work load of 15 credits/ECTS in each study period.

Universitas 21 Member:

www.universitas21.com

 

What our students say about Lund University
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Jonathan: Lund University (Semester 1, 2017) Jonathan: Lund University (Semester 1, 2017) Bachelor of Engineering/Arts, 4th Year
Sara: Lund University (Semester 1, 2015) Sara: Lund University (Semester 1, 2015) BE/BEcon, 3rd year
Ryan: Lund University (Semester 1, 2015) Ryan: Lund University (Semester 1, 2015) BE/ME Engineering 4th year
Aaron: Lund University (Semester 1, 2015) Aaron: Lund University (Semester 1, 2015) Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Commerce, 3rd year
Nahila: Lund University (Semester 2, 2014) Nahila: Lund University (Semester 2, 2014) civil engineering and economics
Callum: Lund University (Semester 2, 2014) Callum: Lund University (Semester 2, 2014) Bachelor of Mechatronic Engineering
Isabel: Lund University (Semester 1, 2014) Isabel: Lund University (Semester 1, 2014) Business Management and Arts Double Degree
Macushla: Lund University (Semester 1, 2014) Macushla: Lund University (Semester 1, 2014) Master of Architecture
Chloe: Lund University (Semester 2, 2013) Chloe: Lund University (Semester 2, 2013) Bachelor of Regional and Town Planning
John: Lund University (Semester 1, 2013) John: Lund University (Semester 1, 2013) Bachelor of Engineering
Kody: Lund University (Semester 1, 2013) Kody: Lund University (Semester 1, 2013) Bachelor of Commerce/Economics
Clara: Lund University (Semester 1, 2013) Clara: Lund University (Semester 1, 2013) Bachelor of Laws/Arts