The Erasmus+ Mobility Programme offers students, lecturers and other staff exchanges within the European Union/EEA. Sophiahemmet University has been awarded an Erasmus Charter for Higher Education 2014-2020 and we can offer student exchanges within the Erasmus+ programme from fall 2014.

Erasmus charter for higher education 2014-2020.pdf

The Erasmus code for Sophiahemmet University is S STOCKHO26.

The following describes our policy and working methods for international exchange programmes in general and Erasmus Charter in particular.

Erasmus Policy Statement – summary
Sophiahemmet University’s mission statement includes improving the health and wellbeing of persons in the community through an excellent standard of education for nurses and researchers. Sophiahemmet University aims to strategically develop the internationalization and to build long-term collaborations with other institutions. International knowledge exchange is vital when it comes to maintaining high quality in educational programmes. We strive to have an international perspective and presence throughout the educational system and our university promotes mobility for students, lecturers and other staff. In the Erasmus programme our main focus is on the first and second cycle students and staff mobility.
Read more here : Policy statement Erasmus+


Partner universities within the Erasmus programme


Croix Rouge, Metz

Tampere University of Applied Science, Tampere

Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin (Teacher exchange second cycle)

Universita de Bologna, Bologna

Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet (NTNU), Trondheim
Universitetet i Tromsø, Tromsø

Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona


Application procedure for exchange within the Erasmus+ programme

If you are interested in becoming an exchange student within the Erasmus+ programme at Sophiahemmet University, first contact your home institution to verify that your home institution has a bilateral exchange agreement with Sophiahemmet University.

Once you have been approved by your home institution you print and fill in the application form.

Erasmus student application form

Send the application by post to:

Sophiahemmet University
International Office
Box 5605
114 86 Stockholm

Application deadline for the autumn semester: 1 April
Application deadline for the spring semester: 1 October

Remember to attach the required documents.


Further information about the Erasmus+ programme

International Office

Practical information and accomodation for incoming exchange students


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Sophiahemmet University
Box 5605
SE-114 86 Stockholm

Visiting address:
Lindstedtsvägen 8D, Solhemmet
SE-114 86 Stockholm

Phone: +46 (0) 8 406 20 00
Fax:     +46 (0) 8 406 29 00