Entry requirements and how to apply SASCO
A Bachelor’s degree in sociology or equivalent. English Level 6 (equivalent to IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 90). See www.lunduniversity.lu.se for details on English proficiency levels.
How to apply
1. Apply online:
Go to lunduniversity.lu.se/lubas/i-uoh-lu-SASCO. Click on “Apply” and follow the instructions for the online application at www.universityadmissions.se, the Swedish national application website. Rank the chosen programmes in order of preference.
2. Submit your supporting documents:
• General supporting documents: Check what documents you need to submit (i.e. of cial transcripts, degree diploma/proof of expected graduation, translations, proof of English, passport) and how you need to submit them at www.universityadmissions.se.
• Programme-specific supporting documents: When applying for the MSc in Sociology you also need to submit a statement of purpose (around one page) with your application.
3. Pay the application fee (when applicable).
Requirements and selection criteria
To be eligible for the programme a Bachelor’s degree is required that includes at least 90 credits or equivalent of studies in Sociology or the equivalent.
A good command of English language both spoken and written, equivalent to English 6/B (advanced) proficiency in the Swedish secondary system, is required. Equivalence assessments will be made according to national guidelines.
The selection is based on academic qualifications. The applicants estimated capacity to complete the programme is the primary criterion for selection. Students who fulfill the special eligibility requirements are selected on the basis of their previous study results (grades on courses and Bachelor’s degree essay), proficiency in English and letter of intent.
There are no tuition fees for EU/EEA citizens. For non-EU/ EEA citizens the tuition fee for this programme is SEK 100 000 per year. For details, see www.lunduniversity.lu.se.
General questions about applying to Lund University and the application process (such as language criteria, specific country requirements and fees) E-mail degreestudies [at] lu [dot] se
Specific questions about our Master's programme SASCO E-mail studievagledare [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se