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Malmö University

3.8 out of 5 (40 ratings / 13 reviews) Malmö, Sweden
Malmö University strives to be part of society at every level. Whether that is regionally, nationally or globally, its focus is making the world a better and fairer place.

Master's Programmes

Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Business & Management (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Medicine & Health (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)



Malmö University was founded in 1998 and is a young, modern and international university. It has about 24,400 students and offers undergraduate and postgraduate education.


The Swedish Higher Education Authority has evaluated Malmö University’s technical educational programmes. Most programmes have received the mark ”Very high quality” or ”High quality”.


Malmö University’s mission is to be an active hub for research, education and innovation that benefit a global society. The activities of Malmö University are centred on the major challenges in our society today and we strive to become a university open to the world around us. Hence, our research is often multidisciplinary and is frequently pursued in collaboration with partners from outside the university.


At Career Services, we can help you:

  • Recognise your skills and give you the tools to market them to employers
  • Develop a strong job search strategy to help you look for jobs and contact employers
  • Improve your application process (CV, cover letter, LinkedIn profile, interview technique and networking skills)


Student services

In the Student Centre building you will find the Admissions Office, Careers Service, Study Guidance, Degree Office, Student Health Service, University Chaplains, Disability Coordinators, Housing Office and the International Office.

Housing services

  • Rönnen student apartments
  • Dormitory in Malmö
  • Student housing - private apartment

Library services

There are computers with assistive technology software installed at Malmö University's libraries. The assistive technology available includes screen readers, scanners, spellchecking and text enlargement software. We also help you to borrow course literature as talking books.

ICT services

There are several options for Internet in Sweden, contact your landlord to see which options that are available for you at your accommodation. An alternative is mobile internet (USB modem) which students use quite frequently.

Medical services

There is a telephone service where you can receive health care advice quickly and easily. We generally advise students who are unwell to call this service on 1177.

Student Life

Campus life

Malmö is Sweden’s third largest city and is located in the very south of the country. It boasts its own airport, but for international travellers it is best served by Copenhagen Airport – just a 20-minute train journey away.

Student clubs

The Union is BIG when you feel small. For some students the education is no walk in the park. We can inform you about your rights and help you if you get problems.


Malmö University is a state institution accredited by the Swedish Higher Education Authority.

Student Reviews

My academic experience in Malmo
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I really enjoy studing at Malmo University and I do not regret choosing to study there at all! On the contrary, I am happy and pleased to be a part of this institution. First of all, not only Swedish education system makes my studies interesting and stress-free as much as possible but also the people who create the university itself. All staff is helpful and well informed,...

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

The university involves the students at every single step, values student opinion and input and is eager for innovation and diversity. The facilities the university provides for the students are varied and complete so that each student can find the help and interest they are looking for. Its all about creativity and opportunities.

A good place to start with your Bachelor's Degree
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

After my first three semesters at Malmö University, I'd like to state, that I'm quiet satisfied with my learning outcomes so far. The main building has been built recently and therefore provides a modern learning-environment. The teachers I have met were satisfying my demands for quality-education. The city is great for students too! And what I like most is the...