Högskolan i Halmstad

country rank  15
world rank  2213

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University Overview

Founded in 1983, Högskolan i Halmstad (Halmstad University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Halmstad (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Halland County. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige (Ministry of Education and Research, Sweden), Högskolan i Halmstad (HH) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Högskolan i Halmstad (HH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 36 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Halmstad University
Acronym HH
Founded 1983
Motto The Innovation Driven University

University Location

Address PO Box 823, Kristina IV: s väg 3
Halmstad (population range: 50,000-249,999)
301 18 Halland County
T +46 (35) 167 100
F +46 (35) 148 533

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Halmstad University, PO Box 823
Halmstad 301 18
+46 35 167 100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Högskolan i Halmstad's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Swedish Higher Education Authority SHEA

Memberships and Affiliations

  • EUA
  • SUHF
  • NUAS

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019