General information

General information

There are different rules depending on what country you are from.

Applicants from the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland:
Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH) does not charge any tuition fees for students with a citizenship within the EU/EEA and Switzerland.

Applicants from countries outside the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland
Students with citizenship in a country outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland are required to pay both application and tuition fees. To find out if you are required to pay tuition fees, please read the information on Universityadmissions.


Local terms and conditions

English translation

Conditions regarding tuition fees and scholarships at BTH

Swedish original

Villkor för stipendier och studieavgifter


Your tuition fee payment amount depends on the specific course or program you’ve been accepted into. You can find this information on or, once the application period begins, on

If you’ve been admitted to a one- or two-year program, you’ll need to pay for an entire semester in advance.

For students admitted to freestanding courses, the payment covers the entire course upfront.

Tuition fees include access to study resources such as study administration, counseling services, student health professionals at BTH, library facilities, and computer labs.


Students that started a course or programme at BTH before 1 July 2011, had the opportunity to finish that course or programme without paying tuition fees until December 31st, 2018 (Transitional  regulations 2010:543). If the studies were not completed by December 31st, 2018, students are now required to pay tuition fee.