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Lund University

Paradisgatan 2 Lund,
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Postgraduate Overview

Lund University in Sweden is well-known for being a research-intensive university that has 30 world-leading research environments. Students wishing to pursue their postgraduate education can choose from over 100 Master’s degree programmes available across a range of subject areas, including: 

  • Architecture & Design
  • Business, Economics & Management
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Fine & Performing Arts
  • Humanities & Theology
  • International Studies & Social Sciences
  • Law
  • Medicine & Health
  • Science

Another option for students is to pursue one of the European Join University Master’s degrees offered by the university in cooperation with other European universities. Lund University students can also enrol in a Pre-Master’s Preparation Programme for students who wish to boost their academic study and English language skills.

Tuition fees

Students who are citizens of countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland are generally required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees do not apply to EU/EEA citizens. Most programmes are $11 000–$16 000 per year. However, students can receive financial aid and scholarships.

Entry requirements

Admission requirements for students wanting to pursue Master's level studies include having a Bachelor's degree from an internationally recognised university and demonstrating proficiency in English by means of an internationally recognised test, e.g. TOEFL, IELTS or the equivalent. Most programmes at Lund University require a level of English equivalent to IELTS 6.5.

A degree programme may have additional entry requirements that students need to fulfil in order to be considered for admission.  The main application period for international students is mid October–15 January for all programmes starting in the autumn semester (late August) each year.

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Programs available

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University Highlights

Total students - 27,443


International students - 6,682


Total faculty staff - 3,040


Total students - 27,443


International students - 6,682


Total faculty staff - 3,040

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English language requirements

This institution accepts IELTS!
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