Lund University Sweden
Lund University is an exchange destination in Lund, Sweden. This destination is specifically for Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics students of the Faculty of Science.
|Fields of study|
Bachelor and master Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics
Lund University requires that you take at least half of your credits (15 credits per semester) within the Faculty of Science.
Courses within the natural sciences on the Faculty of Science website
These include courses in astronomy, bioinformatics, biology and molecular biology, chemistry, earth science and physical geography, geology, mathematical statistics, mathematics and numerical analysis, physical geography and ecosystem analysis, physics, synchrotron radiation based science and theoretical physics.
|Number of places available|
4 places in total per year.
Selection was not necessary in the previous years.
General information for students
For Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics students
Semester 1: first week of September - mid January (compulsory course work normally finishes before Christmas)
Semester II: mid January - beginning of June
NOTE: Orientation week/Introduction for exchange students starts 1-2 weeks before the semester starts.
Admission to courses depends on the following:
Language: It is recommended to have a profiency in English of IELTS 6.5/TOEFL 90 or B2 level of the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference).
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
This partnership is based on a bilateral agreement between Science faculty of Utrecht University and Lund University in the departments of Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Courses taught in English|
|Estimated living costs per month|
The Swedish currency is the krona (abbreviated SEK). To compare, SEK 100 is roughly EUR 11. International students get by on a budget somewhere in between the required SEK 7 300 and the Swedish student budget of SEK 9.000.
|Credits and grading|
Normal study load per term:
in credits: 30 credits
in courses: 4 (regular courses are worth 7,5 ECTS each)
The International Officer at the Faculty of Science is Tessa Schutte.
Questions? Please make an (online) appointment here.