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About Uppsala University

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Year of establishment1477
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Accepted Exams
Size of Campus in acres97
Male/Female Ratio0.639
UG/PG Course Ratio1
Scholarships1
No.of Campuses12
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Q:   What is total fees of Uppsala University?

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There are various bachelor's and master's courses available for international students at Uppsala University. The table given below can be referred to know more about Uppsala University fees for Indian students for some of the popular courses along with the duration of the courses:

Courses

Duration

1st Year Tuition Fees

MS (63 courses)

1 year-2 years

INR 7.6 L - 16.3 L

MA. (25 courses)

1 year-2 years

INR 5.4 L - 9.1 L

Others PG (15 courses)

2 years

INR 7.6 L - 11 L

MIM (15 courses)

1 year-2 years

INR 7.6 L - 16.6 L

BBA (1 course)

3 years

INR 9.9 L

LLM (4 courses)

1 year-2 years

INR 7.6 L

MArch (1 course)

2 years

INR 9.3 L

BE/ BTech (5 courses)

3 years

INR 8.4 L - 9.9 L

 

Q:   What are the general entry requirements for Uppsala University?

A: 

The general entry requirements for Uppsala University are as follows:

  • Academic Transcripts
  • IELTS/TOEFL
  • GRE/GMAT
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Essay
 

Q:   What is the ranking of Uppsala University in the world?

A: 

Based on a few ranking bodies, some of the world rankings at Uppsala University are given as follows:

Year QS World RankingsTimes Higher Education Rankings 
2019NA 87
2020116102
2021124111
2022124131
2023128148
2024105NA
 

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Q:   How to apply for Uppsala University Scholarships?

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Applying to our Bachelor's or Master's course and applying for our scholarships are two separate application procedures. The online application form for Uppsala University's scholarships will be published on official page once the application opens. Application after the deadline will be not processed further. The steps to apply is mentioned below:  

Step 1: Apply for a Bachelor's or Master's course

Step 2: Check the eligibility criteria to apply for scholarship

Step 3: Submit the online scholarship application before the deadline

 

Q:   Does Uppsala University offer Scholarships for international students?

A: 

Uppsala University offers a number of scholarships to international fee-paying Bachelor's or Master’s students. These scholarships cover the full cost of tuition, but not living expenses, and are awarded on a competitive basis. There may also be external scholarship opportunities available for international students.

 

Uppsala University Admission Dates 2024

  • Application fees :SEK 900
  • Type of deadline :Regular
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Type of documentsApplicable for
SOPNeeded for few courses
LORNot required
EssaysNot required
CVNot required
Additional documentsRequired
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Intake seasonDeadline
Fall16ᵗʰ Jan 2023
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Q:   What is the last date to apply at Uppsala University?

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The application process is now closed. However, the application process for courses commencing is mentioned below:

  1.  The application process is starting from August 2024 and is open from Oct 16, 2023, to Jan 15, 2024.
  2.  International Bachelor's and Master's courses commence at the beginning of September 2024 for the autumn semester.
 

Q:   What is the acceptance rate of Uppsala University?

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The acceptance rate of Uppsala University is moderately competitive because of the acceptance rate. The acceptance rate 75% i.e., out of 100 students 75 students will be selected for admission. Students should meet the general requirements and also submit the Uppsala University application fees to complete the admission application.

 

 

Q:   What is the admission process for Uppsala University?

A: 

The application process for Uppsala University is described in major three steps, which is mentioned below:

1. Apply for University - Log in and apply for your courses on

2. Reply to your admission - If you have been selected on the reserve list, you need to accept the offer in order to reserve your place and decline offers for courses that you are not interested in.

3. Register for the course - To avoid losing your seat to those on the reserve list, you need to register for the course within the given timeline of registration.

 

Uppsala University Tuition Fees, Duration & Eligibility 2024

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Courses1st Year Tuition FeesDuration & Eligibility
MS(69 courses)
INR 8 L - 16 L
Duration1 year-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 90 & Above, PTE: 62 & Above
M.A.(33 courses)
INR 5 L - 12 L
Duration1 year-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 90 & Above
MBA/PGDM(15 courses)
INR 8 L - 17 L
Duration1 year-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 90 & Above
MIM(15 courses)
INR 8 L - 17 L
Duration1 year-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 90 & Above
B.E. / B.Tech(5 courses)
INR 9 L - 11 L
Duration3 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 90 & Above
BBA(1 course)
INR 11 L
Duration3 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above
LL.M.(4 courses)
INR 8 L
Duration1 year-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above
Others PG(1 course)
INR 8 L
Duration2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above
M.Arch(1 course)
INR 10 L
Duration2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 90 & Above, PTE: 62 & Above
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Q:   What is the English score requirements for Uppsala University?

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The English scores required for Uppsala University for undergraduate and graduate programs are tabulated below:

Exam name

Score for UG

Score for PG

IELTS

6.5

7.0

TOEFL

iBT: 90  PBT: 575

iBT: 100  PBT: 600

PTE

62

68

 

 

Q:   What are the documents required at Uppsala University?

A: 

The below mentioned are the general supporting documents which are required of all applicants, regardless of what course you are applying to:

  • A copy of your passport photo page
  • Certificates and diplomas of your completed Bachelor’s degree
  • Transcripts of completed courses and grades for each semester of your Bachelor’s degree
  • Proof that you meet the English language requirements
 

Q:   What is the application fees of Uppsala University?

A: 

The application fees of Uppsala University are SEK 900. If you are a fee-paying student, you must pay the application fee of SEK 900 once you send your application and the tuition fee for the courses or you will study. If you are a citizen of a country within the EU, EEA or Switzerland, you are not required to pay application or tuition fees to study in Sweden.

 

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Students Ratings & Reviews

3.4/5
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  • Fun loving
  • Stressful
  • Academically oriented
Student Views
  • 50% students never faced discrimination in this university
Internships2.5
Part time work3
Post study jobs3
Quality of faculty4
Student Life4
Value for money3
Public transportation4
Safety4
Indian Food3
Permanent Immigration3
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MS in Bioinformatics (Biology Background) - Batch of 2024
3.8
PlacementsInfrastructureFacultyCrowd & Campus LifeValue for Money
Affordable and the best, best student life and amazing experience.
Tips: Students should know the weightage of their course work and they have to plan accordingly. Also there will be more hindrances and hurdles while you study here in Europe. You need to be prepared for that and you should stay motivated. I would suggest that Europe is the best place to do your master's degree.
Likes (Student Life): I have the best student life here. I met so many international people here and had a wonderful experience. Parties, group discussions, study groups everything here is amazing and mind-blowing. I really like the vibe of the city and the amazing student experience
Dislikes (Internships): Low opportunities for internships here, for my course I either have to go to some other city or I cannot do it remotely. A lot of research opportunities are there but a year of experience is needed for all the jobs and internships here. Getting internships is pretty hard for my course here.
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Master of Pharmaceutical Science in Biopharmaceuticals - Batch of 2025
2.9
PlacementsInfrastructureFacultyCrowd & Campus LifeValue for Money
Average University, much better options available.
Tips: Education level is very low as compared with Indian or US education level. I am finding it hard to cope with Swedish education system. Teaching is done by PhD students and not by professors most of the time. Assignment is the only thing you have to do. I am considering to drop out of the University in next semester.
Likes (Public transportation): Public transport is good but very expensive. Buses are well connected with campus and city centre. The only good thing about this city is public transport. During snow, buses run late but it's everywhere. Trains are well on time usually. So public transport is good.
Dislikes (Part time work): There are very less part time jobs. Also if some jobs are available they pay you very less money. On-campus jobs are near to impossible to secure as they always want Swedish speaking candidates. Same with part time jobs no scope for English speaking population.
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Uppsala University Rankings 2024

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Q:   Is Uppsala University a good university?

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Uppsala University is the oldest university in Sweden and Nordic countries that is still in operation. The QS World University Ranking 2023 ranked Uppsala University #128th in the world. Meanwhile, Times Higher Education (THE) World University Ranking 2022 ranked Uppsala University #131st in the world.

 
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The cost of a student visa for Sweden is SEK 1,500.

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The tuition fee is zero for students from EU/EEA and Switzerland. Meanwhile, a tuition fee is chargeable for students coming from other countries.

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Yes, Uppsala University is a public research university.

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There are 17 per cent international students from across the world, at Uppsala University.

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Uppsala University, P.O. Box 256, SE-751 05 Uppsala, SWEDEN
Uppsala ( Other - Sweden)

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