Umea University, the 5th oldest university of Sweden, was established in 1965 in Umea, Sweden. It ranks 46th in the THE “Golden Age” universities 2018 and 5th in Europe in terms of International Student Satisfaction. It also ranks 26th in the Arts and Design category of QS rankings.
|University Type||Public research university|
|No. of Departments||39|
|Type of Programs||Full-time; Distance|
|On Campus residence||No|
|Residence Permit Required||Yes|
|Admission Helpline||4690 786 5000|
For getting accepted in Umea University, the student can submit any of the below mentioned scores. These scores are equivalent to the accepted English course 6 level taught at the Swedish senior secondary level.
|IELTS||6.5 or more|
|TOEFL||90 - iBT|
|575 - PBT|
|Cambridge Michigan Language Assessment/Cambridge ESOL||-|
|Category||Cost per year|
|Fine Arts||3,64,500 SEK|
|National Sciences||1,42,800 SEK|
|Social Sciences||93,000 SEK|
|Sports Sciences||2,09,300 SEK|
|Teaching/ Education||1,26,200 SEK|
|Technology (IT)||1,42,800 SEK|
The university offers various scholarships to its international students in the form of tuition fee-waiver. In Autumn 2018, 40 scholarships were awarded to the students in the various disciplines. The candidates for these scholarships are selected on the basis of their academic merit.
Additionally, the Swedish Institute also grants scholarships to the selected non-EU/EEA students which cover their tuition fee, cost of living, etc.
|Bachelors Tuition Fees||$153382.9|
|Post graduate Tuition Fees||$14746.35|