How to Apply: Degree Seeking Student

All applications to our programmes at master's and bachelor's level (apart from exchange students from partner universities) must be submitted via, the national Swedish university application service.

You can find all necessary information regarding programmes, applications, and processes on the website University Admissions. Applications are submitted electronically, and there you can keep track of your application, confirm that all supporting documents have arrived, etc.

Prerequisites - master's programmes

The University of Skövde offers both one and two-year master's programmes. They are designed and open for applications from students with a bachelor's degree, or equivalent academic background, in a relevant field. However, we also consider applications from students currently on their last semester and without a full bachelor's degree, provided that the full bachelor's degree certificate is shown on arrival (a prerequisite for successful registration). Our Master's programmes (one and two-year master's)

Prerequisites - bachelors's programmes

The university also offers bachelor's programmes in Bioscience. For prerequisites, please visit the programmes' webpages Bachelor's programme in Bioscience - Molecular biodesign, 180 credits and Molecular Bioinformatics 180 credits.

English requirement

It is also necessary to show proof of English proficiency. Please read the information available on University Admissions.


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How to apply: Exchange students

The University of Skövde has exchange agreements with partner universities around the world. All exchange applications should be submitted through our on-line application form, even if you are going to study a master's programme. An exchange coordinator at each partner university is responsible for nominating students who have applied.


Use of education agents

Before you use the services of an education agent, make sure they have a formal agreement with the University of Skövde. 

Use of education agents