Linköping University

Linköping Univesity, Linköping

  • #329 QS Global World Ranking
  • PublicStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 16,511Total Students
  • 1,471Faculty
  • 2,514Int'l Students

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Sweden’s Linköping University (LiU) offers 26 master’s programs in English, with a student-centered and interdisciplinary approach. The full spectrum of subjects is covered, including:

  • ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCES
  • ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
  • NATURAL SCIENCES
  • EDUCATION
  • DESIGN
  • SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES
  • LIFE SCIENCE

Admission requirements

In general, for a master’s programme you’ll need a bachelor’s degree from an internationally recognized university, and proof of English proficiency (TOEFL 90, IELTS 6.5 and no section under 5.5). Most programs have additional requirements, specified in the course details.

Generally, tuition fees at Linköping University are between SEK 80,000 and SEK 136,000 per academic year. Specific information can be found on the programme and course webpage.

Scholarships are available for outstanding students.

The usual application period is mid-October to mid-January, though some programs may accept late applicants.


About

Sweden’s Linköping University (LiU) offers 26 master’s programs in English, with a student-centered and interdisciplinary approach. The full spectrum of subjects is covered, including:

  • ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCES
  • ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
  • NATURAL SCIENCES
  • EDUCATION
  • DESIGN
  • SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES
  • LIFE SCIENCE

Admission requirements

In general, for a master’s programme you’ll need a bachelor’s degree from an internationally recognized university, and proof of English proficiency (TOEFL 90, IELTS 6.5 and no section under 5.5). Most programs have additional requirements, specified in the course details.

Generally, tuition fees at Linköping University are between SEK 80,000 and SEK 136,000 per academic year. Specific information can be found on the programme and course webpage.

Scholarships are available for outstanding students.

The usual application period is mid-October to mid-January, though some programs may accept late applicants.


University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2012
    #340
  • 2014
    #=331
  • 2015
    #=283
  • 2016
    #=286
  • 2017
    #282
  • 2018
    #=287
  • 2019
    #=302
  • 2020
    #=324
  • 2021
    #=362
  • 2022
    #329

Ranking criteria

32.5
Overall
20.1
Academic Reputation
27.9
Employer Reputation
29.8
Faculty Student Ratio
57.8
Citations per Faculty
53.6
International Faculty Ratio
26.5
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
16,511

31%
69%

International students
2,514

68%
32%

Total faculty staff
1,471

363
1108

Total students
16,511

31%
69%

International students
2,514

68%
32%

Total faculty staff
1,471

1108
363
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Campus locations

Campus Valla,

Linköping Univesity , Linköping , Sweden ,

Norrköping, SE,

Linköping University, Campus Norrköping , Norrköping , Sweden ,

University Hospital Campus,

Linköping University, University Hospital Campus , Linköping , Sweden ,

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