How to apply, grades and housing

How to apply

To come to Uppsala university as an exchange student there has to be an agreement between your home university and Uppsala university.
You also have to be nominated by your coordinator at your home university.


The Swedish credit system for course points (högskolepoäng = hp) is equal to ECTS-system, for instance one Swedish hp equals to one ECTS-credit.


Please note that Uppsala university not guarantees housing for exchange students.

Here are some general information about housing and accommodation in Uppsala provided by the Uppsala University and the Student Union.

Housing and financing

Uppsala Student Union