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How to Apply

for incoming exchange students
To apply for courses as an exchange student you have to be nominated by your home university. Contact the international exchange coordinator at your home university to find out more. The application period for exchange studies during the Autumn semester 2015 or full academic year 2015/2016 is 1 April - 25 April 2015.

Each course has specific admission requirements. Please carefully check the requirements in the course guide. Most courses require that students already have a background in the subject - at least one year of full-time studies in the subject area (60 ECTS) in order to be eligible for admission. Our assessment of you application is based on your Transcripts of Records.

Language requirements

It is important that you have sufficient proficiency in English language to be able to study the courses open to exchange students. It is recommended that you have a proficiency of IELTS 6.5/TOEFL 90. Please check with your home university regarding the required levels to be nominated for an exchange to Lund University

If you have any questions about exchange studies at the Department of Strategic Communication, you are welcome to contact the international coordinator at the Department.


The international coordinator at you home university will nominate the students through the online application system used by Lund University. The application system will then automatically send you an e-mail with instructions on how to login to apply for courses and how to upload your supporting documents.


Application for accommodation is made separately. For information about housing, please read more here.

Page Manager:

Study Guidance

Lena Rolén

E-mail: studievagledare [at] isk [dot] lu [dot] se
Tel: +46 (0) 42-35 66 59

when to apply

You apply to be nominated for an exchange at your home university during their application period.

Nominated exchange students apply during 1 April - 25 April for autumn semester exchange studies and 1 October - 25 October for spring semester exchange studies.

The Department of Strategic Communication
Lund University | Campus Helsingborg
Visiting address: Universitetsplatsen 2 Helsingborg
Postal address: Box 882, 251 08 Helsingborg, Sweden
 +46 42-35 65 95
Email: info [at] isk [dot] lu [dot] se

Faculty of Social SciencesCampus Helsingborg