Applied Mathematics - BSc
Full program details & costs, with admission requirements. Discover your dream program.
What Linnaeus University says about their program:
"With sound knowledge of mathematics and good practice in programming and in handling computer aided mathematics tools, you are well prepared for deeper studies in applied mathematics. This study programme gives you all this! Besides courses in pure mathematics you study mathematical modeling, numerical methods, programming and statistics. You will use modern software in the math courses as well – it will give you a deeper understanding of the subject. In three courses you will learn the mathematical methods in economy, encryption and mechanics.
During the third and last year you choose between deeper studies in an application field of your interest or more advances courses in mathematics. The education is finished with a degree project of 15 credits.
The programme prepares for master studies in mathematics and adjacent fields. It is possible to study it entirely in English."
The admission requirements differ depending on if you are applying for first level (bachelor's) or second level courses and programs (master's).
- TOEFL 90
- IELTS 6.5 Preparatory English course - if students have a TOEFL 75 or IELTS 5.5.
If students bachelor's degree was taught in English and it is stated on transcript, requirement will be waived.
When you submit your application, the following documents should be enclosed to show your eligibility:
- Proof of proficiency in English
- Certificates and diplomas from your previous education at university level
- Transcripts of records, including a list of courses from all your years of study
- A copy of your passport or another document of identification
- Upper Secondary School Certificate, such as High School, Abitur, Baccalaureate, GCE-O/A-levels, etc.
Note: For applications to Linnaeus University, no letters of recommendation are required. They will not be considered. Some master's programs may require that you send in a Statement of Purpose and CV.
Fall Semester (September) - application period October 16 to January 16
Fees and funding
Students with citizenship not within the EU / EEA, or Switzerland, are required to pay application and tuition fees.
The tuition fees at Linnaeus University are divided into categories. Course fees are determined on an annual basis but will apply to the whole period of study for which the student has been admitted.
Each year Linnaeus University offers scholarships to outstanding students from countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland through the program 'Linnaeus University Scholarships'.
Scholarships are available for students who study master's programs as well as for students who are studying courses within the Summer Academy. It's possible to get up to 100 percent reduction of the tuition fees for a full program. Scholarships for students who study programs will not cover living costs or other costs. Scholarships for courses within the Summer Academy will, however, cover both tuition fee and living costs.
- Scholarships cover 75-100%
- 35 scholarships available / 10 from Swedish institute
- only for master's; based on academic merit
bachelor's students cannot apply for year 1 of studies, in year 2 75-100%
Visa requirements for Linnaeus University
Many international students will require a visa to study in Sweden, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.