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  • Locations: Karlstad, Sweden
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/01/2018
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2019 03/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Year 2019-2020 03/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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Program Description:


The University is located on one campus offering a modern and stimulating environment. The architecturally inspiring library lies at the heart of the campus providing a much appreciated study environment for about 11,500 students. In 2009, a new exciting building, Vänern, was inaugurated which reflects our high ambitions for education and research. The University also has a campus in Arvika, about 80 km from Karlstad, where the Ingesund School of Music with its 300 students is located… Read more.


IUP students wishing to experience Swedish culture firsthand are invited to participate in a study-abroad program offered in Karlstad, Sweden. Karlstad, a city and inland port in southern Sweden, is partly on Tingvalla Island and on the northern shore of Lake Vänern, capital of Värmland County. Karlstad is near the estuary of the Klar River. Machines, matches, lumber, iron goods, and textiles are the chief industrial products. During the Middle Ages, Karlstad was known as Tingvalla. The city was chartered, and the present name was adopted in 1584.


All courses offered in English can be found here.


The semesters at Karlstad University run from mid-August to mid-January for the fall and mid-January to mid-June for the spring. The academic calendar can be found on their website