Linnæus University


Kalmar and Växjö, SWEDEN


Linnæus University is a comprehensive university located in the cities of Kalmar and Växjö in southern Sweden and one of Sweden’s newest universities, established in 2010. With 150 degree programs and 2,000 single-subject courses, Linnæus University offers its 31,000 students a broad range of educational opportunities. At Linnæus University there is an active student life, with close relations among students, researchers and other members of staff. With a commitment to international education, the university offers numerous opportunities for participation in both regional and worldwide networks.


Students from the Department of Government and Public Administration are eligible to apply.

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Application Materials:

  1. FSS-DGPA application form
  2. FSS Learning Agreement
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Cover letter explaining your interest in this exchange program, your objectives, your strengths and weaknesses, and why you would be well suited for study in this program.
  5. A transcript in English (since your first year as an undergraduate)
  6. A certificate or official document attesting to your English proficiency (i.e. TOEFL, IELTS or CET scores; the results can be submitted at a later date if necessary).
  7. Any other supporting documents that you believe would be helpful to the admissions staff.

PLEASE NOTE: If selected, students are responsible for obtaining the necessary visas by themselves.

Contact information:

For questions about application procedures, please contact Vivian Vong ( or Claudy Lio ( at the Department of Government and Public Administration.