Linnaeus University, Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Contact Person

Mr. Ole Victor



Nisbethska, Linnégatan 5, 391 82 Kalmar





B2 (for students and staff): Swedish or English


Linnaeus University in south-eastern Sweden is a modern university with 32,000 students. It is known for its strong international profile. Every year more than 1,600 international students from all over the world come here to study. The learning environment is characterised by an active student life with teaching and research staff in close proximity to students. Many of our international students mention the informal relationships with the teachers as one of the things they appreciate most as students at Linnaeus University. Other aspects that receive praise are the modern and environmentally-friendly buildings and good connections with businesses and organisations in the area. The Faculty of Arts and Humanities is one of five faculties at Linnaeus University and is mainly located in Kalmar and Växjö. It offers a flexible and international environment for learning adjusted to the student‘s needs. About 3,300 full-time students study here. The faculty offers 13 first-cycle degree programmes in the areas design, arts and music, cultural and social sciences, and language, communication and journalism. There are also about 500 freestanding courses, and several Master’s programmes (both 60 and 120 credits programmes). Another location is in the Pelarplatsen 7, Linnéuniversitetet, 351 95 Växjö