24 months
8927 EUR/year
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As a student of Cinema Studies at Stockholm University, you will experience film, television, and moving images anew - explore previously unknown phenomena and acquire tools to approach, describe, and interpret media in new and exiting ways


The Cinema Studies programme from Stockholm University has an open and accommodating structure granting you relative freedom to shape the contents to your preference, including an elective semester abroad in the 2-year Programme.

Key Features 

  • Our Faculty includes some of Sweden's most prominent researchers in the field, teaching in a unique building dedicated to and built for film-related activities - featuring two large cinemas, a dedicated film library, a film archive, production studios, the Swedish Film Institute, and a cinematheque. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Formations of Cinema Studies: Critical Approaches, Contemporary Challenges, Core Course
  • Scientific Methods and Research Ethics
  • Media Studies: Keywords for the Present
  • English for Academic Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Cinema Studies or equivalent, including a thesis of 15 ECTS credits or equivalent. 
  • Swedish upper secondary school course English B/English 6 or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8927 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17855 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Applies to citizens from outside EU, EEA or Switzerland. First instalment: 45000 SEK. The complete programme: 180000 SEK.

Living costs for Stockholm

9668 - 17248 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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