Welcome to MDU!

Modern campuses, teaching and mindset along with outstanding research and an active student community. Strategic partnerships that strengthen us in both the present and the future. There are plenty of reasons for you as an international student to choose Mälardalen University. You decide who to become.

New international student

Welcome to Mälardalen University and congratulations to making a great choice. You will need to put an effort in both preparing for your arrival to Sweden and also during your studies in what probably is a new country for you. But it will be worth it as it makes you grow and sets you up with all the skills you need for your future career.

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MDU programmes and courses

Bachelor's and Master's programmes

We offer a variety of programmes that are strongly interrelated with the research environments of the university.

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Online courses

Study from anywhere in the world. We offer online courses in Applied AI, Environmental and Energy Engineering, Software and Computer Systems Engineering.

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MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are courses that are open to everyone, regardless of background or professional category. MDU offers MOOCs in several areas such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality (AR) and Cyber Security.

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Exchange Studies at Mälardalen University

Learn more about who can become an exchange student and how to apply.

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“At MDU I’m able to test my theoretical knowledge in practice”

Meet Esma Hasani who moved 500 kilometres to study at MDU to be an upper secondary school teacher. Halfway into the five-and-a-half-year long programme she is pleased with her choice of city as well as the University and study programme.

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Further training and competence development

The list of future challenges can be made long; technology development, digitization, globalization, sustainable growth, demographic development, integration, gender equality, the climate, etc.

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Mälardalen University scholarship programme

Every year Mälardalen University offers a limited numbers of scholarships to students applying for a Master's programme with us as their first choice.

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