Important dates

Last changed: 03 March 2021

The most commonly requested dates are given below. To find out which dates apply to the particular course or programme you are thinking of applying for, go to

Remember that your application is not complete until you have submitted any supporting documentation to:

PostNord Strålfors AB
Att: University Admissions in Sweden
R 312
SE-190 81 Rosersberg

You can also uploaded it to

You can make a late application for many of our courses and programmes after the deadline for applications; for more information, see Late application.

Dates for each application round

Master’s programme (two-year) with English as language of instruction starting autumn 2021

Two admission rounds

We recommend that all international students apply in the first admissions round, open from 16 October until 15 January.

Citizens from the European Union (EU), a European Economic Area (EEA) country or Switzerland can also apply in the second admission round, generally open around 15 March - 15 April. Please note that applicants who need a residence permit for studies are not encouraged to apply in the second application round as you will not be able to get your residence permits in time for the start of the semester.

First admission round

Second admission round

Please note: Only for students with citizenship in a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country or Switzerland.

  • 15 March 2021 – The online application service opens
  • 15 April 2021 – Admission application deadline
  • 21 June 2021 – Deadline for receipt of supporting documents
  • 9 July 2021 – First Notification of Selection Results
  • 23 July 2021– Last day to reply to your offer
  • 29 July 2021 – Second Notification of Selection Results
  • August/September 2020 - Programme starts

Programmes (with Swedish as the language of instruction) and courses starting in the autumn semester 2021


Admissions Office

Ask us about: application and admission to programmes or courses at SLU.

Contact the admissions office by email: or by contact form 

+46 (0)18 67 28 00

Telephone hours:
Monday 10-12
Tuesday 10-12
Thursday 13-15

If you have questions regarding tuition fees, contact us by email:

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