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Key dates

Here we gather key dates for our admission periods.

All international students are advised to apply in the First admission round, but EU/EEA students or students that already has a residence permit, can apply in the Second admission round. Please note that not all programmes will be available in the Second admission round.

First admission round (programmes)

16 October 2017

As from 17 October the majority of the University's programmes are open for application on universityadmissions.se

1 December 2017

The total offering of programmes is available for application on universityadmissions.se 

15 January 2018

Application deadline

1 February 2018

Deadline for receipt of supporting academic documents (all applicants) and documentation of fee exempt status or receipt of application fee.

6 April 2018

Notification of Selection Results (Master's level)

19 April 2018

Notification of Selection Results (Bachelor’s level)

Before the end of April

The scholarship selection process is now finalised. Scholarship offers were sent out via email.

May 2018

Last date for the payment of tuition fee to have reached the University of Gothenburg (yet to be determined).

Deadline SI Scholarships

Find the key dates and deadlines for the Swedish Institute Scholarships on studyinsweden.se

Second admission round (courses and selected programmes)

15 March 2018

Application opens

16 April 2018

Admission application deadline

7 May 2018

Deadline for receipt of documentation of fee exempt status or receipt of application fee.

21 June 2018

Deadline for receipt of supporting documents.

*If you are studying at an upper secondary school in an EU/EEA country or Switzerland, or an International or European Baccalaureate programme, and your studies will not be completed until after 21 June, you have until 5 July to submit your upper secondary and IB/EB documentation. For IB-students please read more about submitting your results here.

12 July 2018

First Notification of Selection Results

27 July 2018

Last date to reply to your offer

2 August 2018

Second Notification of Selection Results (no reply required)

Beginning of August 2018

Tuition fee instructions sent to admitted students required to pay fees

Exchange students admission

April 1

The application for autumn semester and the academic year opens.

May 15

Application deadline.

October 1

The Application for spring semester opens.

November 15 

Application deadline

The deadlines above apply for all faculties except the Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts. Application instructions and deadlines


Some of our programmes, mostly within Fine, Applied and Performing Arts have different dates when it comes to the selection and admission. Find information regarding your programme or course under Courses and Programmes or by contacting the department.

Page Manager: Admissions office|Last update: 10/16/2017

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