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Faculty of Science and Engineering – studies and internship abroad

When opting for a stay abroad, students at Linköping University's Faculty of Science and Engineering can choose from a variety of partner universities in places such as Singapore, Berlin, Barcelona, Australia and the US. As an exchange student you have the unique opportunity to immerse yourself in another culture, to form international friendships, to brush up your foreign language skills as well as to develop their subject knowledge. This page provides information on application deadlines and requirements as well as on scholarships and other financing options.

Study abroad

Depending on curcumstances, restriction may apply in regards to eligiblity for exchange studies through Linköping University. Make sure you check whether or not it is possible for your to apply. If you have any questions about this, do not hesitate to write us an e-mail.

Students from Linköping University must have completed at least two years of studies at Linköping University when they apply for exchange studies. The next opportunity to apply for exchange studies will be for the spring semester 2021. Exchange places and application form will be published in mid-June. The deadline to apply is September 15.

Students who are not being nominated by Linköping University for exchange studies and want to study abroad will have to apply to a foreign university on their own, being a so called free mover.

Internship and thesis work

Doing an internship abroad can be an equally exciting and frutiful experience as studying in an other country. You will be able to improve your communication, language and inter-cultural skills, and provide you with soft skills highly valued by future employers.

As part of this, it is also possible to conduct your thesis work abroad, which could give you access to empirical data you would not get in Sweden. Erasmus+ is a European exchange programme that provides you with a scholarship and the opportunity to go on a placement for 2–12 months in other European countries.


If you have any questions regarding the possibility to study or doing an internship or thesis abroad, please contact LiTH International at: 



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Last updated: 2021-06-04