University of Gothenburg
City: Göteborg
Website: www.gu.se/english
Approximate semester dates: Semester 1 (Autumn): August-January
Semester 2 (Spring): January-June
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.(In English) 
All other available courses can be found in the course catalogue.

UNDERGRADUATE

Humanities & Social Sciences:

Global Studies
Political Science
Economics
French
German
Russian
Spanish
Scandinavian Cultural & Social Studies

Science & Health Sciences:

Biology
Chemistry
Earth Sciences
Mathematics
Mathematical Statistics
Physics

Business:

Business Management
Economics
Management

POSTGRADUATE

Humanities & Social Sciences:

Global Studies
French

Science & Health Sciences*:

Biology
Chemistry
Earth Sciences
Mathematics
Mathematical Statistics
Physics

Business:

Finance
Management
International Business & Marketing

Courses for exchange students

 * Gothenburg will accept advanced 3rd/4th year UQ science students into the postgraduate level courses.

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:  Social Sciences can be difficult to gain access to courses as demand is very high and class sizes capped.
Approximate living expenses:

SEK 9,000 per month
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Living expenses breakdown

Additional information:

Information sheet 2015-16

Student Exchange Website

Accommodation

The Student Buddy Programme

FUN FACTS:
- There are Swedish as a foreign lanugage courses available for international students at UG, for more info click here.
- See sporting events here.
- Goteborg Citycard gives you free admission to lots of entertainment, sights, excursion and museums. Parking and travel with trams, buses and boats are included.
- Things to do in Goteborg

 

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