Högskolan Dalarna

country rank  21
world rank  2208

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University Overview

Founded in 1977, Högskolan Dalarna (Dalarna University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban 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 (DU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Högskolan Dalarna (DU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 42 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Dalarna University
Acronym DU
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

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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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 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Dalarna University
Falun 791 88
+46 (23) 778000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
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 Suburban
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)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • IAU
  • SUHF

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019