At midnight on 15 April, the application period for courses and programmes to autumn semester 2020 closed on Antagning.se. The Swedish Council for Higher Education has (UHR) preliminarily reported 407,025 applications – 46,843 or 13 per cent more than last year’s 360,191 application.

The previous record, from 16 April 2014, was 390,970 (preliminary count at closing), has been surpassed with 16,055 applications or four per cent. 

 

Autumn 2019

Autumn 2020

Total applications by the application deadline (preliminary)

360 191

407 025

Online applications the last 24 hours

50 841

68 061

Online applications the last hour (from 23:00 to 24:00)

6 764

8 930

UHR will issue a press release at 16:00 on Thursday, 16 April, with confirmed statistics for this admissions round.

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