Call announced for dual degree program at Lund University (Sweden) 2022

Faculty  of Social  Sciences,

Lund University, Sweden

Faculty of Sociology,

Taras Schevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine

are pleased to announce the


For MA Double Degree program with Autumn Semester 2022-23 academic year at the Department of Sociology, Lund University, Sweden (


·        1st year MA students at Faculty of Sociology, Gender Studies Program Taras Schevchenko National University of Kyiv (TSNUK)

·        Fluency in English

·        Good study performance

There is no tuition fee for exchange students.

Health insurance is provided by the Lund University, as well as visa support issues.

Dormitories are available for exchange students.

Accommodation, living expenses and travel expenses are to be covered by students. 

The logic of the Double Degree program  is the first year of MA study at the home University (TSNUK), third semester in Lund University, forth semester in home University (TSNUK) and MA Thesis seminars and MA Thesis defense both in LU and TSNUK. Successful graduates are awarded two Diplomas:

·        Degree of Master in Sociology Academic Program Gender Studies at Taras Schevchenko National University of Kyiv

·         Degree of Master of Science in Sociology or Social Studies of Gender with a major in sociology at Lund University

Application procedure

1.     Completed application package

2.     Personal Interview

Selection Committee from Lund University and Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv proceeds selection based on study achievement, clear motivation and English proficiency. 

Application package (in English) includes:

·        Motivation letter (one page, up to 300 words)

·        CV (in European format)

·        Study Record \ Transcript (in English) (BA diploma and the Transcript of the first semester 2021-2022)

·        Proof of proficiency in English (certificates, grades, programs in English completed, certifying B2 level)

Deadline for application is February 28, 2022

Please, email the complete application package to  with

Subject: Lund Application,

Attached documents file format is MsWord .doc \ .rtf, \ .pdf named as: YourFamilyName_CV.doc, YourFamilyName_Motivation.doc, YourFamilyName_Transcript.pdf, YourFamilyName_BA.pdf

Applicants selected for interview will be informed till March 7, 2022 at the latest

The Interviews will be conducted in March 2022 (you will be informed on the date\time).

Procedure of the exchange program

After the admission, nominated students choose the courses on sociology or gender studies to study in the autumn semester  August 15, 2022 – January 15, 2023 at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Lund University (information on courses is available here and additional courses at the Dep. of Sociology will be announced during the spring); and to sign a Learning Mobility Agreement with Lund University and TSNUK, specifying the transferable credits for the autumn semester and an individual plan for non-transferable courses (Internship) in relation to their MA program at the Faculty of Sociology.

If you have any questions or clarification requests, please feel free to contact Dr.Svitlana Babenko ( and Dr.Jan-Olof Nilsson (