Students

Step 2 – Am I eligible and when should I apply?

The International Office opens the application twice every year. Once in October-November and once in April-May.

Universities open for application and how many seats are available to each university varies each year. This information is published in an official application announcement when the application opens.

Applications for exchanges starting in fall 2018

The October-November round focuses on applications for Asian, European and North American partner universities. (There may be some random universities available for partners in Africa, Latin America, Australia and New Zeeland).

The application opens 22 October and closes on 22 November, 2017.

In order to be eligible in this application round you need to

  1. Intend to graduate with a degree from Uppsala University
  2. Be registered for 30 credits at Uppsala University at the time of application. If you are on an approved study leave this has to be registered in UPPDOK. An approved study leave means that you still have a guaranteed seat in your program of study upon your return from your leave. Please upload the certificate of decision regarding your study leave.
  3. You have to have completed 30 credits at Uppsala University by February 15, 2018.
  4. You have to have completed 60 credits at Uppsala University by the start of your exchange. Controls will be made in the end of June 2018.
  5. You have not previously been on an exchange for more than 12 months within your current degree of study.
     

Applications for exchanges starting in spring 2019

  1. Intend to graduate with a degree from Uppsala University
  2. Be registered for 30 credits at Uppsala University at the time of application. If you are on an approved study leave this has to be registered in UPPDOK. An approved study leave means that you still have a guaranteed seat in your program of study upon your return from your leave. Please upload the certificate of decision regarding your study leave.
  3. You have to have completed 30 credits at Uppsala University by September 1, 2018.
  4. You have to have completed 60 credits at Uppsala University by the start of your exchange. Controls will be made in the end of January 2018.
  5. You have not previously been on an exchange for more than 12 months within your current degree of study.
     

If these criteria are not met, the offer for exchange may be retracted.