Högskolan Dalarna

country rank  24
world rank  2968

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University Overview

Founded in 1977, Högskolan Dalarna (Dalarna University College) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Falun (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Dalarna County. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Borlänge. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige (Ministry of Education and Research, Sweden), Högskolan Dalarna (HDa) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Högskolan Dalarna (HDa) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 41 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Swedish higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Dalarna University College
Acronym HDa
Founded 1977

University Location

Address Selma Lagerlöfsplatsen
Falun (population range: 50,000-249,999)
791 88 Dalarna County
T +46 (23) 778 000
F +46
Other locations Borlänge

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office HDa, Selma Lagerlöfsplatsen
Falun 791 88
+46 (23) 778000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Högskolan Dalarna's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Swedish Higher Education Authority (SHEA)


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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018