Master's Studies

The University of Skövde offers a wide range of postgraduate studies/International Master's programmes taught in English. We also offers a Bachelor programme in Biomedicin starting autumn 2015. The academic areas covered are Natural Science, Informatics and Behavioural Science. In the field of Informatics we also offer a doctoral programme.

Our Master's and Bachelor's programmes are still available for late application to autumn 2015. Application is made through

Free language courses offered for fee-paying students

As a fee-paying student at the University of Skövde you receive an exclusive offer to study two extra Swedish language courses free of charge alongside your Bachelor's or Master's studies.

Swedish Society and Swedish Culture G1N (3 ECTS) is given during the first week of every semester. You will get an introduction to the Swedish culture and society and learn some useful words in Swedish. 

Swedish for Foreign Students: oral proficiency and listening comprehension G1N 7.5 ECTS is taught in the first part of the semester and the student will acquire basic academic knowledge about Swedish phonology and pronunciation. The student will practice oral skills and comprehension in the classroom and in the language laboratory.

The admitted students will receive more information about how to sign for the courses.

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The University of Skövde offers a small number of scholarships to students who are attending a Master's programme at the University and who are liable for tuition fees.

Read more about scholarships