Sweden

Notes on Eligibility

ECTS Credit System

3-year bachelor degrees for master's degree admission and 5-year master's degrees for doctoral degree admission are accepted at UBC. Please note that some countries may have both the old academic degrees and the new ECTS degrees.

UBC Master's Program Requirements

Years of Study required

Fil.Kand or Professional first-level university degree

Overall Grade Required

Pass with Distinction or 4 on a 5-point scale

Credentials or Degrees Required

Kandidataexamen or Magisterexamen, Professional Programs: i.e. arkitekt (architecture), Professional Programs: i.e. civilingenjor (engineering), Professional Programs: i.e.juris kandidatexamen (law),

UBC Doctoral Program Requirements

Overall Grade Required

Pass with Distinction or 4 on a 5-point scale

Credentials or Degrees Required

International University "Master Degree" Programs, Licentiat

Profiles of Students from Sweden

Mikael Omstedt

Doctor of Philosophy in Geography (PhD)
The politics of debt crisis management in the U.S.

Peder Gedda

Doctor of Philosophy in Asian Studies (PhD)
The literary production of the earliest manuals of Sikh religious etiquette in the 18th century