Uppsala University is a research university in Uppsala, Sweden, and is the oldest university in Sweden and all of the Nordic countries still in operation. The university was founded in 1477.
HOW TO APPLY
Uppsala University is internationally recognised as being one of the top 100 universities in the world. To begin your application, you apply to Uppsala University’s Bachelor’s programmes through the website www.universityadmissions.se. This is a national central application system, which means that you can apply for several different programmes and/or courses at different universities in Sweden with the one application
If you are a citizen of a country outside of the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees to study at a university in Sweden. The application fee is SEK 900.
And the cost of tuition varies between SEK 50,000 and SEK 72,500 per semester, depending on the programme.
Application and tuition fees for PhD students
PhD programmes are free of charge in Sweden, regardless of citizenship. However, if you are enrolled as a PhD student and wish to take additional courses at Bachelor’s or Master’s level that are not included as part of your research programme, you must pay application and tuition fees if you are a citizen of a country outside the European Union, European Economic Area or Switzerland.
This website includes a list of all the housing companies in Uppsala, and a large collection of second-hand contracts ranging in type, price and availability.
To obtain a Swedish residence permit, students are required to have a minimum of SEK 8064 per month for the duration of their studies. If you intend to study for a year or more, you must be able to support yourself for at least 10 months of the year. When you apply for your residence permit, you must enclose a bank statement showing that you have your own bank funds available in an account belonging to you.
Availability of part- time jobs:
To study and work may not easily push through. There’re few part time jobs for students due to the large number of students at Uppsala. However, Some international students find employment at the pubs, clubs and restaurants at the student nations.
And for you to work, many employers require Swedish language skills, and depending on your university workload.