Ranking  5722      28
Country Sweden
City Malmoe
Master (citizens)20,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $641-1,191 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 30%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1983
Abbreviation WMU
Teachers 50
Students 499
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• International Maritime Organization
• International Association of Universities (IAU)
• European University Association (EUA)
• US Council of Graduate Schools
• BIMCO The Baltic & International Maritime Council
World ranking5722
Country ranking28
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking5722
Cost of living in Malmoe
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 270 348
Food 225 418
Transportation 45 168
Communications and utilities 49 49
Clothing 31 115
Sports and leisure 22 94
Accommodation in Malmoe USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre273
Shared room in city centre352
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre450
1 bedroom apartment in city centre632
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World Maritime University (WMU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Sweden. In 1983 WMU opened its door to students. The main building of the university is located in Malmoe inside an urban campus. World Maritime University is, without a doubt, one of the most prestigious universities of Sweden sitting comfortably among the top 30 universities of the country.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion of admission is the academic performance of the applicant. It is very likely to get admitted to WMU as there are only 3 applicants per seat. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. After passing a rather difficult admission process, the students can count on financial support in the form of a scholarship. Not everyone can study full time, so World Maritime University offers such students a wide range of online programs.

The composition of the university. 500 students attend World Maritime University which puts it in the group of small universities in the classification. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. The education is conducted by 50 teachers and professors. During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. You can meet the students by following the university on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of WMU. There is a library on the campus. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room. In addition to the International Association of Universities (IAU) the university is also a part of the following associations - European University Association (EUA), US Council of Graduate Schools, BIMCO The Baltic & International Maritime Council.
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