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Tuition fee

Students who are citizens of countries outside the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, are required to pay a tuition fee for studies in Sweden.

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  • By paying your tuition fee you confirm your admission.
  • You will receive an email with payment instructions. You who are admitted in 2023 can also see the status of the payment and get a receipt in your Ladok account.
  • Please use the reference number mentioned on the invoice when making your payment.
  • The payment must be made in full and shall be paid in Swedish Kronor (SEK). This is for you to avoid currency exchange losses. We do not accept partial payments/smaller instalments.
  • All bank charges shall be at you/ the sender’s account.
  • The due date for the autumn semester instalment of your programme tuition fee is 3 May.
  • Payment for courses starting later in the semester must be received at the latest one week prior to the start of the course.

    Any refund of tuition fee must be requested. Please see further down.
    Please note that Mälardalen University will only refund the tuition fee to the same bank account from which payment originally came from. Due to bank procedures outside of the University's control the refund process may take about 2 months.
    An administrative fee of 3 000 SEK will be charged to the student and will be deducted from the refunded tuition fee.


For questions related to:

The tuition fee tuitionfee@mdu.se

Admission to MDU antagningen@mdu.se

General questions about studying at MDU, residence permit, housing etc. mdustudent@mdu.se


The due date for the autumn instalment of the tuition fee, i.e. the semester fee, is 5 May. Please note that they payment must be made in full in order for you to be able to register for your courses.

Please note that it may take up to 5 bank days before your payment is received by the University.

Bachelor’s programmes:

Bachelor’s programmes

Analytical Finance

57 500 SEK

International Business Management

49 250 SEK

Chamber Music

120 000 SEK


Master’s programmes:

Master’s programmes

Engineering Mathematics

67 500 SEK

Environmental Engineering

67 500 SEK

Financial Engineering

67 500 SEK

Global Strategy and Management

49 250 SEK

Innovation and Design

67 500 SEK

Intelligent Embedded Systems

67 500 SEK

International Marketing

49 250 SEK

Product and Process Development

67 500 SEK

Software Engineering

67 500 SEK

Sustainable Energy Systems

67 500 SEK


Full-time studies are equivalent to 60 university credits per academic year. Full-time studies during one semester is equivalent to 30 credits, and full-time studies during one week to 1,5 credits.

The tuition fee must reach us no later than one week prior to the start of the course. Please note that it might take up to 5 bank days before the payment is received by the University.

 

One year full-time studies correspond to 98 500 SEK. Below you find examples for the most common credits per course. The tuition fee must reach us no later than one week prior to the start of the course. Please note that it might take up to 5 bank days before the payment is received by the University.

Fees for courses within Humanities, Social Sciences and Education

Credits

Tuition fee

2.5 credit course

4 104 SEK

5 credit course

8 208 SEK

7.5 credit course

12 312 SEK

15 credit course

24 625 SEK

30 credit course

49 250 SEK


One year full time studies correspond to 135 000 SEK. Below you find examples for the most common credits per course. The tuition fee must reach us no later than one week prior to the start of the course. Please note that it might take up to 5 bank days before the payment is received by the University.

Fees for courses within Science, Technology, Health Care and Medicine

Credits

Tuition fee

2.5 credit course

5 625 SEK

5 credit course

11 250 SEK

7.5 credit course

16 875 SEK

15 credit course

33 750 SEK

30 credit course

67 500 SEK


One year full time studies correspond to 270 000 SEK. Below you find examples for the most common credits per course. The tuition fee must reach us no later than one week prior to the start of the course. Please note that it might take up to 5 bank days before the payment is received by the University.

Fees for courses within Design

Credits

Tuition fee

2.5 credit course

11 250 SEK

5 credit course

22 500 SEK

7.5 credit course

33 750 SEK

15 credit course

67 500 SEK

30 credit course

135 000 SEK


One year full time studies correspond to 240 000 SEK. Below you find examples for the most common credits per course. The tuition fee must reach us no later than one week prior to the start of the course. Please note that it might take up to 5 bank days before the payment is received by the University.

Fees for courses within Music

Credits

Tuition fee

2.5 credit course

10 000 SEK

5 credit course

20 000 SEK

7.5 credit course

30 000 SEK

15 credit course

60 000 SEK

30 credit course

120 000 SEK


In accordance with Section 12 of the Ordinance on Application Fees and Tuition Fees, the University may refund the whole or a part of the tuition fee if a student has paid the tuition fee but is no longer liable to payment in accordance with Section 5 of the Ordinance on Application Fees and Tuition Fees. The refund shall relate to the part of the study programme for which the student is not liable to payment.

The University may also refund the whole or a part of the tuition fee if a student for other reasons is no longer liable to payment in accordance with Section 4 of the Admission Regulations for Mälardalen University. A refund should in that case be made at the latest before the current academic year is finished.

In cases where a student who is required to pay tuition fees has paid for the semester for which deferment has been granted, no refund is normally made but the fee is valid for the semester immediately following the deferment period. A person wishing to commence studies after the period of deferment shall abide by the instructions in the deferment decision, i.e. re-register for the course of study programme for which deferral was granted, and enclose a copy of the deferment decision.

In cases where a student who is required to pay a tuition fee has paid for the semester for which leave has been granted, no refund is normally made but the fee is valid for the semester immediately after the leave of studies.

Application for refund of tuition fee

Fill in and submit the form to the Admissions office: antagningen@mdu.se