Exchange students

GIH has agreements for student exchange with a number of partner universities, mainly in Europe, through Erasmus+ and Nordplus.

The international engagement is important for GIH, and we offer our students on all levels the possibility to spend time at another university for a longer or shorter period of time, as well a having international students as fellow students here in Stockholm.

Students from a partner university

In order to be accepted as an exchange student at GIH you need to be student at one of our partner universities and you have to be nominated for exchange studies by your home university.

Please note that we only handle applications from partner universities. For more information please contact your International Office. If you are an international freemover student (not coming through an exchange programme), read more here.


The application should be sent through the International Office at your home university.

Note that courses at the undergraduate level (Bachelor level) are given in Swedish. Exchange students without knowlegde in the Swedish language can be offered to follow the more practical courses in Swedish with English support. This is subject to agreement and availability. 

For exchange at master level courses in English will available, but the course offer varies from semester to semester. Please see Programs and courses for more information.

For international PhD students special arrangements will be made.

International office

Contact information for the International Office

Read more