Gothenburg University

  • Gøteborg.



Gothenburg is located on the Swedish west coast and is the second largest city in Sweden. Gothenburg University in Vasaparken has 24,000 students and more than 5,000 employees, making it one of the largest universities in northern Europe. There are nine faculties, and most of the 70 institutes and centres of the university are located in the centre of Gothenburg.

Gothenburg University

About the agreement
The agreement covers Natural Sciences (biology, environmental sciences, physics, geological sciences, chemistry, mathematics).

Who can apply
For all Erasmus agreements it is necessary to have attained 60 credits on your current NMBU program before commencing on an exchange study abroad.

Number of study places
Two places a year at bachelor’s level, and two places a year at master’s level.

Language of teaching
Swedish and English.

Semester timing
Autumn semester: Early September – mid-January.
Spring semester: Mid-January – early June.

Tuition Fees
Erasmus students must continue to pay for NMBU’s semester fees, plus register with NMBU whilst they are on exchange. However, it is not necessary to pay any types of fee at the partner university.

Example courses students have taken previously


Advanced Analytical Chemistry

Colloid and Surface Chemistry Theory


ES2613 Globala förändringar - problem, analys, åtgärder

GVN460 Klimatförändringar i ett geosystemperspektiv

GVN465 Climate modelling


Published 31. October 2016 - 17:33 - Updated 11. January 2021 - 15:53