Innovative, high-ranking Linköping University in southeastern Sweden offers a wide range of English-taught master’s programmes. Linköping University graduates are particularly popular with employers, since an independent study showed that they are amongst the first in the Sweden to gain employment. Linköping University also offers Licentiate degrees and Doctorate (PhD) degrees. A licentiate degree is the first possible level of postgraduate degrees. In order to earn a licentiate degree, students need to complete 120 higher education credits of doctoral studies plus a thesis of at least 60 higher education credits. In order to complete a PhD, an initial degree must be followed by at least 240 postgraduate-level higher education credits, including a publicly defended thesis worth at least 120 credits.
Information on master's programmes at Linköping University can be found on: Master programs