Who can become an exchange student?

Students enrolled at Chalmers can apply for the Global Exchange and the Erasmus exchange programme regardless of nationality.

The following conditions must be met:

  • You must be admitted to a programme at Chalmers.
  • You have to transfer the credits of the exchange into your degree at Chalmers.


• Check if you can rent out your apartment during your exchange.

• You will not be allowed to obtain a residence permit in Sweden for the semester that you will be abroad.

• You cannot go on exchange to your home country.

• If you pay tuition fee at Chalmers - you have to pay the tuition fee during your exchange (to Chalmers, not to the partner university).

• If you receive a scholarship - check if it possible to go on exchange.

Selection criteria

The selection is based on a weighted average grade. Architecture students are assessed by the Department of Architecture based on portfolios. 

Contact persons/coordinators for exchange​​

Page manager Published: Tue 08 Mar 2022.