The Global Energy System, 5 credits

Academic year 2023/2024

  • Summer 2023, 67%, Campus

    Start date: 5 June 2023

    End date: 9 July 2023

    Application deadline: 15 March 2023

    Application code: UU-68271 Application

    Language of instruction: Swedish

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Final school grades (66%) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (34%)

    Registration: 4 May 2023 – 28 May 2023

Entry requirements: General entry requirements


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 10,833

Tuition fee, total: SEK 10,833

About the course

Basic course about different types of energy, resources, safety, environmental problems and the importance of energy in the economy, society, sustainable development and geopolitics.

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Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Study counsellor


Telephone: +46 18 471 71 54