Linnaeus University, A modern university in southeastern Sweden with a strong international profile. We have a strong international profile with 1,600 international students every year and 750 partner universities in more than 60 countries. We’re also one of Sweden’s larger universities, with 31,000 students.
We offer bachelor’s and master’s programmes, a summer academy and a preparatory English course.
Bachelor’s programmes in
Business and economics
Master’s programmes in
Business and economics
Cultural studies and social sciences
Technology and engineering
Linnaeus University Summer Academy is an international, intercultural and interdisciplinary summer academy – unique in Sweden.
Linnaeus University has a well-established and close collaboration with IKEA, the world’s largest furniture company, founded in the region of Småland where the university is located.
University West in Trollhättan is a modern university which offers education collaborating with work-life in an attractive and modern study environment. There are about 12,000 students at University West and about 600 employees. We offer international programmes at both the bachelor’s and master’s level in a range of fields across the social sciences, engineering and IT. We also offer preparatory English programmes for international students.
Trollhättan is home to a number of high-tech companies. One of the best known is GKN Aerospace and SAAB. An exciting part of Trollhättan´s proud industrial history is the film industry, with entrepreneurs within media and film production. Trollhättan’s many companies along with its roles as a regional transport hub make us an important player in the regional labour market.
Halmstad University are located in one of Sweden’s greenest, most liveable and most innovative small cities, in Halland province on the beautiful southwest Swedish coast. We give you greater access to world-class facilities, more frequent interaction with highly competent professors who are dedicated to your success and a peaceful place to live and learn.
Halmstad University offers programmes and courses in areas including information technology, innovation sciences and health and lifestyle.
Non-degree courses in:
Network design and computer management
Network security and advanced internet working
Computer science and engineering
Electrical engineering an emphasis in wireless system design
Master’s programmes in:
Embedded and intelligent systems
Technical project and business management
Renewable energy systems
Strategic management and leadership
Exercise biomedicine – human performance
Applied environmental science
Some of the main local industries are: Getinge Group, Albany International, HMS, Comfort Audio, Tylö and Eleiko are well-known international companies in their genre located in Halmstad.
Borås University, A unique, modern university located for Swedish commerce in the centre of the Borås city.
The University of Borås has approximately 12 000 students and just over 700 employees. Also the university is known for its unique educational offerings, including some programmes that are only offered here. We’re particularly well-known for our School of Textiles, offering unique degree programmes and performing world-leading research within textile technology and design. Our research into the conversion of waste to energy at the Swedish Centre for Resource Recovery is also renowned.
The university offers courses and study programmes within the areas of:
Library and Information Science
Behavioural and Education Sciences
Business and Informatics
Fashion and Textile Studies
Borås is strategically located between Stockholm and Gothenburg, which is one reason why it’s home to 11,500 companies in a wide range of sizes and sectors. Well-known companies located here include Ericsson, Volvo Bus Corporation, Parker Hannifin and H&M.
Blekinge Institute of Technology, BTH, is a public, state funded Swedish Institute of technology located in the Blekinge region in southeastern Sweden and has campuses in Karlskrona and Karlshamn.
BTH, has a distinctive focus on applied IT and innovation for sustainable growth. Also Blekinge Institute of Technology is a member of the European University Association, the European Society of Engineering Education and the Association of Technical Universities in Scandinavia (NORDTEK).
BTH is selected as the best university in Sweden within sustainable development 3rd best in Europe also ranked sixth in the world and number one in the EU in systems and software engineering according to the “Journal of Systems and Software”.
BTH offers seven master´s programmes in English in a variety of fields.
Master of Science Programme in Computer Science
Master of Science Programme in Electrical Engineering with emphasis on Telecommunication Systems
Master of Science Programme in Mechanical Engineering with Emphasis on Structural Mechanics
Master of Science Programme in Software Engineering
Master’s programme in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability
Master Programme in Sustainable Urban Planning
MBA programme (Part time)
Blekinge Institute of Technology is located in the Telecom City area and works closely together with many telecommunications and software companies including Telenor, Ericsson AB and Wireless Independent Provider (WIP).BTH collaborates with many well-known companies such as Ericsson, ABB and Telenor.
Jönköping University is a young professional-oriented university characterised by a high degree of internationalization, an entrepreneurial spirit and extensive collaboration with surrounding society in the heart of Sweden.
Jönköping University has around 10,000 students, of which 2,000 are international students. The university is one of the top universities in international student exchange and among the best in Sweden in terms of attracting international students.
We offer a range of international bachelor’s and master’s programmes as well as pathway programmes and an international summer programme.
Bachelor’s programmes in:
Entrepreneurship and sustainable business
Graphic design and web development
Master’s programmes in:
JIBS Summer School
We offer pathway programmes at three levels to improve your English proficiency in order to meet the entry requirements for studies at Jönköping University.
Bachelor’s and master’s level courses are offered over the summer at our international business school.
Many programmes utilise local business experts as guest lecturers in the classroom or offer company visits. In some programmes students interact with local businesses like IKEA as a part of coursework. A close collaboration with the nearby Science Park incubator creates an environment for innovative students to try out and commercialise their ideas.