Exchange: Uppsala University

Founded in 1477, Uppsala University is Sweden’s first university and ranked among the top 100 universities in the world. Uppsala comprises nine faculties and over 45,000 students, 12% of which are international. It boasts strong strategic links with other global universities and runs exchange programmes with approximately 500 universities worldwide. Students have taken courses here in Chemistry, Statistics, and History.

 

Credit Equivalency: 60 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses

Restricted Programs:

  • Business Studies courses – entry requirements vary considerably. No courses available in the Department of Economics
  • Law courses – at least two years of prior full time Law studies are required.
  • Sociology courses – no courses at Bachelor level are taught in English
  • Medicine courses – no entry-level courses are taught in English. Students must have a strong academic background within Medicine and meet the entry requirements described in the course description.
  • Natural Sciences courses including Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Engineering have few to no entry-level courses taught in English. Students must have a strong academic background within these subjects and meet the entry requirements described in the course description.

Housing: On-campus housing is guaranteed

Subjects Available at Host: All

Program Type: Study

Accepting Applications: Yes

Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 14, 2020
Winter Deadline: April 15, 2020

Timeline: Fall (Aug-Jan), Winter (Jan-Jun), Year-long (Aug-Jun)

Country: Sweden

City: Uppsala

Institution: University

Language of Study: English, Swedish

Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fee

Funding: IE Award

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (undergraduates) or B (graduates) Language Requirement: depending on course selection, Swedish B2 may be required