Study Abroad with Scandinavian Studies and Baltic Studies

Selecting an Exchange Destination

The following universities have numerous pre-approved courses for transfer credits and are recommended exchange destinations for students taking Scandinavian Studies. Within each partner page, you can view courses that have been transferred to UBC.

•    Danish Institute of Study Abroad (DIS)
•    Lund University
•    University of Copenhagen
•    University of Iceland
•    University of Oslo
•    Uppsala University

For a comprehensive list of all partner universities available, please visit the Go Global’s partner pages.

For more questions on selecting Scandinavian Studies courses, please connect with the Scandinavian Undergraduate Advisor.

Anyone interested in studying abroad should consult Go Global’s Safety Abroad pages and examine Global Affairs Canada’s travel advisories for the countries to be visited. Some locations have specific advisories for, e.g., LGBTQ2* travellers.

Enhance your Experience

Get the most out of your experience abroad by taking language and culture courses here at UBC before you go!


Specifically for students wanting to study in Sweden, SWEA offers a scholarship for Swedish Studies. Canadian citizens and landed immigrants in a course within the Department of Central, Eastern and Northern European Studies are eligible to apply.

For more information, please contact the Scandinavian Undergraduate Advisor.