Campus: Trollhättan

Language: English

Subjects: International Business, Finance, IT & Management etc. …

Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Type of program: Full time , Part time, Distance learning

Intakes: Fall

University West is a modern university offering programs that are in close collaboration with working life in an attractive, modern study environment. The university has about 15,000 students and 625 employees. University West is founded on the principle that knowledge is acquired everywhere, not just in the classroom. Integrating work situations into study programs – so-called Work Integrated Learning – exemplifies the important relationship between the university and the outside world. Work Integrated Learning provides students with many opportunities to learn from real working life situations through, for example, project work, field studies, mentorship projects, and sometimes even work placements


  • 70 classrooms
  • 12 computer labs
  • State of the art library facilities
  • Auditorium with latest technology
  • Restaurant and Café


International degree students coming to study at University West are offered accommodation arranged by the municipal landlord Eidar Housing AB in cooperation with University West




International Programme in Politics and Economics (3 years)

International Mechanical Engineering (3 years)


Leadership in Digitalised Organisations (2 years)
Sustainable Development (2 years)  Finance (1 year)
International Business (1 year)
IT and Management (1 year)
AI and Automation (2 years)
Production Management (2 years)
Cybersecurity (1 year)
Autonomous Vehicles (1 year)
Electric Vehicle Engineering (1 year)
Electric Vehicle Engineering (1 year/distance learning)
Manufacturing Engineering (1 year)
Manufacturing Engineering (2 years) 

Metal Additive Manufacturing (2 years) 
Robotics and Automation (1 year)
Robotics and Automation (2 years/part time/distance learning)
Robotics and Automation (2 years/full time/ distance learning)
Robotics and Automation (2 years)


Admission requirements

  • University West admits bachelor’s and master’s students on a case-by-case basis. The following diplomas are generally accepted (additional requirements may apply):

Apolytirion -Ptychion (4 – 6 years)- Ptychio TEI (3.5 – 4 years)

  • Proof of English proficiency



Tuition fees

EU/EEA citizens don’t have to pay fees, but they do have to document their citizenship status. Students with citizenship in countries not within the EU/EEA or Switzerland are required to pay tuition fees for university studies in Sweden


The campus is centrally located in the town of Trollhättan, close to cafés, cinemas, restaurants, and sports facilities, but also very close to beautiful landscapes.  University West is located near the west coast of southern Sweden in Trollhättan, a 35-minute train ride from Sweden’s second largest city, Gothenburg.  The town, with its 55,000 inhabitants, is intersected by the Göta River and its spectacular waterfalls. You do not have to waste time in traffic queues or feel stressed in overcrowded subways. As a student in Trollhättan you have all you need close by. A few minutes’ walk from campus you will find yourself in beautiful, natural landscapes.

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