When you have finished your studies and want to apply for your degree certificate, you apply online through www.minastudier.su.se. You apply for your certificate at the university where you took the last course which will be a part of the degree. It´s the Degree Office at the central level at Stockholm University that issues the degree certificate, here you find a link to their website and their FAQ .

With Political Science as you main field of study you can apply for two different degrees:

  • Degree of Bachelor of Science, main field of studies: Political Science (Filosofie kandidatexamen - fil.kand): Political Science I-III (90 hp) and 90 hp in one or several optional subjects.
  • Degree of Bachelor of Science, main field of studies: Political Science (Politices kandidatexamen - pol.kand): Political Science I-III (90 hp), 60 hp in Economics and 30 hp in one or several optional subjects. (You can also apply for a pol.kand degree with Economics as your major: Economic I-III (90 hp), Political Science 60 hp and 30 hp in one or several optional subjects).

You apply for your degree certificate in Political Science through www.minastudier.su.se by:

  • Choosing Filosofie kandidatexamen or Politices kandidatexamen (see above)  - Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Do not choose any minor
  • Main field of studies: Political Science (or Economics if you apply for a pol.kand degree and have Economics as your major).

Tick in the courses you want to have in your degree: Most of the finished courses from universities in Sweden are there. Notice that only finished courses can be used in a degree.