Before applying

Read the information about exchange studies on our website.

Start application

Login to the online application portal

The link to the online application form will be sent to you by email.

Contact information
Enter your first name and surname as stated in your passport. This is very important for example for visa application.

If you are applying to DSV through:

  • Erasmus exchange agreement
  • Bilateral department agreement

If you are not sure which category you belong to, please contact the exchange coordinator at your home university.

Level of studies
Select the appropriate study level.
Exchange period
Choose your exchange period.

Course selection
Full time studies are the equivalent to 30 Stockholm University-credits (hp) which is 30 ECTS per semester. Each semester at the Department of Computer and Systems Sciences consists of two periods; period A, B and period C, D.

Each course consists of 7.5 credits/ 7.5 ECTS, which means that a total of four courses per semester equals full time studies.

We recommend that you take two courses in period A, B and two courses in period C, D (= a total of 4 courses per semester).Please make sure you fulfil the prerequisites before selecting your courses. Course registration is subject to availability and the meeting of prerequisites. Exchange students may take up to two distance courses.

It is important that you carefully check that:

  • you meet the prerequisites of each course, and specify in the application which courses from your transcript fulfil the prerequisites for the courses you select
  • you choose the courses in cooperation with your home university coordinator

Language proficiency
Read about DSV's English Requirements here

A proof of your English level must be enclosed

Upload documents

  • Upload your Transcript of records. It should state academic achievements until now (in English, Pdf file only). If you are a Master student, also submit your Bachelor's Diploma.
  • Upload your Proof of Language Proficiency as a Pdf file. Students whose mother tongue is English or who comes from a Nordic county does not need to upload a test.
  • Upload your copy of passport.

Studying with disabilities
If you have a disability, impairment or long-term medical condition which may affect your studies click “yes” and specify. Please note that Stockholm University must receive a confirmation that your home university will pay for the support (related to your disability) that you may receive during the exchange period. If not, select “no”.

Read the text and approve by ticking “yes”.

Submit application

  • Please make sure that you have completed all fields and uploaded all necessary documents. No more changes will be possible after submitting your application.
  • Click “Submit”.

If your application has been submitted successfully, you will receive a confirming text and may download your application. All information will be stored in the database. You will receive an outcome of your application by the end of April/beginning of May. You are not accepted until you receive an official acceptance letter from Stockholm University.