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Stand alone courses

We offer a number of interesting stand-alone courses in addition to our Masters Programme in Asian Studies. For fall semester courses the application period is mid-March to mid-April and for spring semester courses the application period is mid-September to mid-October.

When to apply

For the spring semester of 2024

Application period: 15 September - 16 October 2023


If you have any questions, please contact:

Nina Brand
International coordinator

Phone: +46 46 222 3861
E-mail: nina [dot] brand [at] ace [dot] lu [dot] se (nina[dot]brand[at]ace[dot]lu[dot]se)


Astrid Norén-Nilsson
Director of Studies

Phone: +46 46 222 3481
E-mail: astrid [dot] noren-nilsson [at] ace [dot] lu [dot] se (astrid[dot]noren-nilsson[at]ace[dot]lu[dot]se)

How to apply

Applications are made online using the national University Admissions in Sweden website and you apply via the Swedish version If you are not familiar with the Swedish language we recommend that you take these steps:

Go you (the English version of the admission web site) and create your account (log in) and inform yourself on the application process.

Then go to the Swedish version and log in with the account you just created.

Find the course you would like to study in the menu to the left (direct links from the course to the admission web site will be available during the application period), or type the application number "LU-XXXXX" in the green field at

Click on the button "Sök" ("Apply").

Click on the arrow "Välj" (select) and then on "Till anmälan" (to the application) in the blue square on the right hand corner.

If everything is correct, press "Fortsätt" (Continue/confirm application), and make your application at