Master's Studies

As a full-scale university with eight faculties, Lund University offers international students more than 90 Master’s degree programmes, ranging from International Human Rights, Entrepreneurship and Middle Eastern Studies to Sustainable Urban Design, Biotechnology and Film and Media Producing. There are many reasons to choose Lund University for your Master's studies and you can read more about our subject areas and find the right programme for you on our subject areas page. In addition to the Master's degree programmes, there are also around 500 free-standing courses - all taught in English.

Founded in 1666, Lund University is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities and is consistently ranked as one the world’s top 100 universities.

Education at Lund University is closely aligned to current research, often drawing on the interdisciplinary research approach that has helped secure Lund University’s place as Sweden’s strongest full-scale research university.

International guest lecturers and speakers from business, government, NGOs and research regularly feature as part of the curriculum to further connect studies to the professional world. Students are encouraged to develop their critical and analytical thinking and leadership skills to prepare them for an international career.

Build your international network

Being an international Master's student at Lund gives you more than just a high quality education. Lund University is a place where you can start building your international network, invaluable throughout your future career. Many leading politicians, entrepreneurs, lawyers and cultural figures received their education at Lund University.


Lund University is closely aligned to the business world. Tetra Pak is eager to work with students and University Relations Manager Erik Andreasson explains why.