An undergraduate degree (BA/BSc) with at least 60 ECTS credits in economics, economic history or the equivalent. For students with an undergraduate degree in economics, these credits must include courses in intermediate microeconomics and econometrics (quantitative methods) or the equivalent knowledge.
English language requirements
Strong English language communication skills are crucial to gain the full benefit of this programme.
What are our minimum requirements?
The English language entry requirement is the equivalent of English studies at upper secondary level in Sweden (gymnasium), called English 6/English Course B.
For international students, this can be demonstrated in various ways. You can demonstrate that you meet the English language requirement through certain upper secondary (high school) studies, certain university studies, or an internationally approved English test.
We prefer candidates to take the IELTS test where possible. We accept the following tests and minimum scores:
- IELTS score of 6.5 (with no section less than 5.5)
- TOEFL paper-based score of 4.5 (scale 1-6) in written test and a total score of 575
- TOEFL internet based score of 20 (scale 0-30) in written test and a total score of 90
Selection to this programme
Selection is based on academic merits from previous studies at the undergraduate level. In this assessment special weight will be given to grades for courses that prepare students for the core courses of this study programme, and degree projects related to these fields of study.