Kristianstad University Scholarships for students from outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland in Sweden,


Kristianstad University is an international, progressive and open-minded university. We keep a close relationship between teaching staff and students and integrate studies with a large proportion of practical work.

Kristianstad University welcomes students from diverse backgrounds; domestic students from all around Sweden as well as international students from all over the world. There are two categories of international students: non-exchange students and exchange students.


The scholarship will be awarded to citizens of a country outside the EU/EEA with the requirement of paying tuition fee for studies at Kristianstad University. If granted a scholarship, it will include a full or partial reduction of the tuition fee. Keep in mind that these scholarships do not cover your living costs.


The Kristianstad University Scholarship is completely merit based. The assessment of scholarship applications is made on the basis of the merits and documents sent to when applying for a program. NB. Merits and documents registered after the 1 February 2017 will not be taken into consideration.

You are not eligible for a Kristianstad University Scholarship if you have not paid the application fee to for the program you wish to study.

Priority will be given to students who:

  • applied in the first instance to Kristianstad University and on time in accordance with the national admission round

  • have Kristianstad University as their first choice

  • have studied at Bachelor's level at Kristianstad University and are applying for Master programs

  • have excellent study merits and good proficiency in English

Applications that are not filled in correctly will not be taken into consideration.

No consideration is taken of the students' financial needs in the selection process.