You can apply to an upper secondary school programme if you start the programme before 1 July the year you turn 20 or haven’t already completed an upper secondary school programme.
Specific entry requirements for higher education preparatory programmes
If you are applying to a higher education preparatory programme, you must have at least a pass grade in English, Mathematics and Swedish/Swedish as second language and in at least 9 other subjects.
To apply to the Economics, Humanistic and Social Science Programmes, you must have at least a pass grade in Geography, History, Religion and Social Sciences.
To apply to the Natural Science Programme, you must have at least a pass grade in Biology, Physics and Chemistry.
Specific entry requirements for vocational programmes
You must have at least a pass grade in English, Mathematics and Swedish/Swedish as second language and in at least 5 other subjects to apply for a vocational programme.
Exception for requirements in English
If you lack a pass grade in English but fulfil the other entry requirements, you can in some cases still be deemed eligible for a programme.
An exception might be possible if
- You haven’t had the possibility to participate in English classes during a significant part of your compulsory school period due to personal circumstances.
- You are deemed to have the qualifications to carry out studies in the applied programme.
If you are not eligible to apply for a national programme, you can apply to an Introduction Programme. Contact in that case the guidance counsellor at your school for more information.
Free to apply
A agreement between Skåne’s 33 municipalities and 4 municipalities in Blekinge (called ”Fritt sök”), allows students to apply to any upper secondary school education in Skåne regardless of their place of residence in Skåne.
For your application to an upper secondary school in Lund to be accepted, you must in other words be registered in a town in Skåne or in the four municipalities in Blekinge.