Apply to our Programme
To be eligible for admission to the Master's Programme in Asian Studies you must have a Bachelor’s degree (a Swedish Kandidatexamen) in the social sciences or humanities and oral and written language proficiency in English equivalent to English 6/B.
When to apply
Application opens: 16 October
Application deadline: 15 January 2020
Notification of results: April 2020
How to Apply
You apply online via the national University Admissions in Sweden website www.universityadmissions.se
Direct link to our programme in the Admissions in Sweden website (active when application round is open)
What to submit
After completing your on-line application you need to either scan and upload your supporting documents or send them to VHS (University Studies in Sweden).
Please note that not all academic documents can be uploaded. Be sure to read the qualification information specific to your country carefully. NO documents should be sent to Lund University unless something else is stated on the programme webpage.
- How to document your eligibility and where to send the documents (new window)
- How to demonstrate that you meet the English requirements (new window)
Additional documents you must submit
In addition to the online application and the required documentation stated on the University Admissions website you must also submit the following documents:
- Statement of Purpose
The statement plays an important role in our admission process. It enables us to see whether you have the right background, interests and motivations needed for this programme. Download the form below, fill it out and submit it with your application. We will consider your answers carefully in our admission process.
The CV and Statment of Purpose should both uploaded to the universityadmissions.se web site.
Selection of students is based on previous academic achievements and other criteria in the following order:
- Grades on courses and, if applicable, thesis in the BA degree.
- English language level.
- Documented knowledge of and/or interest in the field of Asian studies and Statement of Purpose.
- Non-academic knowledge and/or work experience of relevance to Asian studies.
If you have any questions, please contact
International Liaison Officer
Phone: +46 46 222 3861
E-mail: nina [dot] brand [at] ace [dot] lu [dot] se
Dr. Sidsel Hansson
Student and study coordinator
Phone: +46 46 222 0595
E-mail: sidsel [dot] hansson [at] ace [dot] lu [dot] se