How to apply for Bachelor’s studies
Lund University uses a national application system run by University Admissions in Sweden. It is only possible to apply during the application period.
Step 1: Apply online
- Check you meet the entry requirements for BSc International Business or BSc Economy and Society.
- Start your application – go to www.universityadmissions.se where you create an account and select programmes/courses, during the application period 16 October 2019–15 January 2020*
- Rank your programme/course choices in order of preference and submit them before the application deadline.
*All international students are encouraged to apply to the First admission round. This round takes place many months before the start of a semester and gives students the time they need to pay their tuition fees, apply for and receive their residence permit (if required), find housing, etc. Our degree programmes are not not open for applications during the Second admission round.
Step 2: Submit documents
- Read about how to document your eligibility and how to submit your documents at www.universityadmissions.se. Follow any country-specific document rules for Bachelor's studies
- Get all your documents ready: official transcripts and high school diploma, passport/ID and proof of English proficiency.
- Upload or send all required documents to University Admissions before the document deadline.
- Pay the application fee (if applicable) before the document deadline.
No additional documents, such as statement of purpose, CV or letters of recommendation, are required when applying for these programmes.
Seats are allocated according to the general average (GPA) of your higher secondary school leaving certificate. Contact University Admissions if you have any questions about the selection process.
Key dates and deadlines for autumn 2020 studies
The following are the key dates for application to the autumn semester (Bachelor's, First admission round). Always double check the key dates at www.universityadmissions.se.
All international students are encouraged to apply to the First admission round. This round takes place many months before the start of a semester and gives you the time you need to pay their tuition fees, apply for and receive their residence permit (if required), find housing, etc.
|Online service opens||16 October 2019|
|Admissions application deadline at midnight CET||15 January 2020|
|Deadline for receipt of application fee/document you're not required to pay the fee||3 February 2020|
Deadline for receipt of supporting documentation
|3 February 2020|
|Notification of selection results||20 April 2020|
|Autumn semester starts||Late August 2020|