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New student

Welcome to Mälardalen University and congratulations to making a great choice. You will need to put an effort in both preparing for your arrival to Sweden and also during your studies in what probably is a new country for you. But it will be worth it as it makes you grow and sets you up with all the skills you need for your future career.


Starting your studies

There are some things to keep in mind in order to get the best possible start as a student at MDU. Creating a student account, registering for your programme and courses and a couple of more steps

Paying your tuition fee

Pay your first instalment of the tuition fee (if applicable)

Residence permit

Apply for residence permit through www.migrationsverket.se (If applicable)


Through our housing partner in Västerås

Questions and answers regarding Covid-19

The introduction of new students will primarily take place by distance.

Travelling to Västerås

We've gathered some information on the easiest ways of getting to Västerås. Click to read more.

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Useful information

Wondering what it's like to live and study in Sweden? Here you'll find some useful information.

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