The reuqirements for the Minor Field Studies-programme are the following:

  • Be registered as a student at Stockholm University by the time of applying and during the planned MFS-period
  • Write a degree thesis/degree project on Bachelor or Master-level
  • Have minimum 150 credits at the time of departure (OR have minimum 120 credits if the degree project for the Bachelor program is scheduled to semester 5).
  • Be a Swedish citizen or have a permanent residence permit (PUT) in Sweden. In the latter case the field study cannot take place in the home country. EU-citizens permanent right of residence is not equal to permanent residence permit (PUT). Nordic citizens shall be registered in the Swedish population system for minimum one year (at the time of applying).
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Basic knowledge of Swedish (in order to follow the preparatory course)
  • Not started yet PhD-training
  • Not previously received an MFS-scholarship
  • Not receving an MFS-scholarship for the same project at a different higher institution
  • Not receiving another scholarship through UHR or Sida for the same study period.