Mid Sweden University

Östersund, Sweden
Mid Sweden University is a place where people can meet, be inspired and think in new ways. Here, you will find teachers, researchers and motivated students who are a great asset for the surrounding world.

About

Education

Mid Sweden University offers a wide range of courses and programmes within Social sciences, Media, Nursing, Teacher training, Information technology, Natural sciences and Technology, as well as other subjects within the Humanities.International Programmes

  • International and Swedish students are welcome to apply to our International Programmes taught in English. Mid Sweden University offers one Bachelor's programme and seven Master's programmes.

Research

Mid Sweden University researchers want to do good. Therefore, most of our research is conducted in cooperation with the surrounding society. At our university there is a natural link between education and research. It's not only good for the students at the university; it also develops us and the region in which we operate.

Career

The aim of the department for Work and Career at Mid Sweden University is to introduce students to the labour market already during their studies. This is a great possibility for students to connect with possible future employers in Sweden.

While studying one of Mid Sweden University´s international programmes, you can also work on your career. We offer placements, free guest lecturers from the commercial and industrial sectors, and also excellent possibilities to work on your degree projects in cooperation with a local company in your field. Find out more at the Karriärtorget billboard on campus or online.

Master's Programmes

Social Sciences (2)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Journalism & Media (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at Mid Sweden University!

Services

Student services

Mid Sweden University offer students a range of services, support and study facilities that will assist you in your studies. In these pages you will find information about services available on campus.

  • International Office
  • Learn Swedish
  • IT Helpdesk
  • Student Health Centre
  • Disability services
  • Equal rights
  • Forms and templates
  • Student unions
  • Schedules & course specifications
  • Examination
  • Degree certificate

Housing services

Mid Sweden University does not provide student accommodation. However, we cooperate closely with student housing companies in each campus city and recommends different housing companies in Sundsvall and Östersund. The choice of housing varies from campus to campus, but all types of student accommodation in Sweden are generally of a high standard.

Types of student accommodation

The housing companies offer a wide range of accommodation such as:

  • student residence hall (dormitory rooms)
  • student residence hall (student flats with single or double rooms)
  • single apartments
  • shared apartments
  • cottage apartments

Library services

Learning and Resource Centre (LRC) is a part of the University Library at Mid Sweden University and work with developing both technical and didactic support for teachers, run courses and also holds seminars.LRC also have the system ownership for the learning management systems Moodle, the Student portal and course evaluation system EvaSys at Mid Sweden university.

ICT services

Here ia a list whit programs installed. All computer labs have a web browser, Microsoft Office, EasyProducer, Easy Reader and Acrobat Reader installed as basic programs.Most computer labs are open to all students except some that are tailored for a particular course. Computer labs can be occupied for teaching but is otherwise available around the clock.

Medical services

The Student Health Centre provides preventive health care for students at Mid Sweden University and is a complement to the public health care system. If you are sick and need to see a doctor you should contact the Public Health Centre.

The Student Health Centre can help you with:
  • Personal guidance
  • Conversational therapy
  • Lifestyle questions
  • Crisis support
  • Relationship questions
  • Student Life

    Campus life

    Geographically, Mid Sweden University is located in the middle of Sweden, right at the heart of Northern Europe. Mid Sweden University has two campuses: Sundsvall and Östersund. They differ in character and partially in the course programmes offered.

    • Campus Sundsvall
    • Campus Östersund

    Student clubs

    At Mid Sweden University there are student unions looking after your interests concerning your education and questions related to the social aspects of student life.

    The student union endeavours to see to it that you get as good an education as possible, and that your days of study are as good as they can be. This organisation is an organisation of students for students.

    The Global Study Awards

    Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.