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When applying to the Master's Programme in Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation you must submit a CV and a statement of purpose. The statement of purpose (but not the CV) forms part of the selection criteria along with your academic qualifications.


Please keep the statement of purpose short; it should be no more than 1-2 pages. Relevant aspects include:

  • your main interests in the field of disaster risk management and climate change adaptation
  • how your Bachelor’s degree relates to the field
  • what you hope to benefit from studying the programme
  • your plans after completion of the programme

Submission and deadline

Submit all supporting documents, including your statement of purpose and your CV, to University Admissions in Sweden before the document deadline. For the programme starting in autumn 2017, the document deadline is 1 February 2017.

You are not required to submit letters of recommendation when applying to this programme.


All supporting documents must be submitted to University Admissions in Sweden.