Requirements for Degrees

There are certain requirements which must be met in order to be eligible for a Degree Certificate.

First Cycle Degree

Degree of Bachelor of Science (180 credits) Filosofie kandidatexamen 180 hp
A Bachelor’s Degree may be awarded on completion of 180 higher education credits, including 90 credits in advanced studies in one of the main fields available at the University of Skövde. At least 30 credits, including an independent project equivalent to 15 credits, must be course level G2F/G2E. 

 

Second Cycle Degrees

Degree of Master of Arts (60 credits) Filosofie magisterexamen 60 hp
A one-year Master’s degree in the arts may be awarded on completion of 60 higher education credits, including 30 credits for advanced study in one of the main fields available at the University of Skövde, and an independent project equivalent to 15 credits. In addition, the student must have achieved a Bachelor’s degree of at least 180 higher education credits or the equivalent foreign degree.

Degree of Master of Science (60 credits) Filosofie / Teknologie magisterexamen 60 hp
A one-year Master’s degree in science may be awarded on completion of 60 higher education credits, including 30 credits for advanced study in one of the main fields available at the University of Skövde, and an independent project equivalent to 15 credits. In addition, the student must have achieved a Bachelor’s degree of at least 180 higher education credits or the equivalent foreign degree.

Degree of Master of Science (120 credits) Filosofie masterexamen 120 hp
A two-year Master’s degree may be awarded on completion of 120 higher education credits, including 60 credits for advanced study in one of the main fields available at the University of Skövde, and an independent project equivalent to 30 credits, or two 15 credit projects in the same field. In addition, the student must have achieved a Bachelor’s degree of at least 180 higher education credits or the equivalent foreign degree.

Contact

For questions regarding degree certificate

E-mail examen@his.se
Phone +46 (0)500-44 80 00

Mail address
University of Skövde
Examen
Box 408
541 28 Skövde
Sweden