Sweden - Halmstad - Halmstad University


All exchange students who would like to study at Halmstad University need to apply online at first. On this website you will be guided step by step through the application process and you will receive information on the required documents. All application documents can than be uploaded to the plattform Moveon via an own account. For this process, a Transcript of Records is needed in English. Student should print their Admission Letter for their exchange studies from the website universityadmissions.se.

Required Language Level

An English level of B2 is recommended.
The exact requirements for each course/ each programme are clearly stated in the respective course description. Therefore, it is recommended to read those thoroughly.


Semester Dates

Winter term: Late August - Mid January

Summer term: Mid January - Early June

Orientation Week:
The Orientation Week takes place for the winter term in the week before the start of the semester and for the summer term in the first couple of days after the start of the semester. 



Here you find an overview of the course offer in English at Halmstad University.

Due to limited seats in each course, there is no 'add and drop' period and changes of courses upon arrival are very restricted.

Grading System
At Halmstad Univesrity you will probably find one of the following grading systems:
– Pass or Fail
–VG, G, U/Fail in descending order
–5, 4, 3, U in descending order
–A, B,C, D, E, FX, F in descending order


Further Information

Language of instruction: English, Swedish

Closest International Airport: Copenhagen, Denmark und from there to Halmstad by bus

Contact for Exchange Students: servicecenter@hh.se

Support for Exchange Students: Student Union. It also helps Exchange Students to find Accomodation.

More information for Exchange Students

Cost of Living

Health Insurance

Visa/ Residence Permit