//FAQ

  • What do you mean by “a Chalmers student”?
    In this process Chalmers student refers to those who have a Bachelors’ degree from Chalmers or ongoing Bachelor studies at Chalmers.
  • What do you mean by formal application?
    The application submitted via www.universityadmissions.se and all documents asked for by Chalmers centrally.
  • What information shall be sent to the admissions committee (the programs extended application)?
    You need to respond to a set of essay questions outlined at the web page. Additionally you may also record a video presentation of yourself.
  • What documents do I need to submit to the admissions committee (the programs extended application)?
    No additional documents shall be sent to the admissions committee.
  • Since I’m not in Sweden at the interview date is it possible to have the interview via Skype?
    Yes.
  • You refer to the admissions committee. Who are they?
    The committee consists of persons involved with the School of Entrepreneurship e.g. faculty and partners within the schools´ network.
  • How will I submit the answers to the essay questions?
    You will receive information through “My pages” at universityadmissions.se with a link to the Suitability evaluation, Step 2. You will be using our online form to submit Step 2 (essay questions and video presentation).
  • How will I submit the video presentation?
    You will receive information through “My pages” at universityadmissions.se with a link to the Suitability evaluation, Step 2. You will be using our online form to submit Step 2 (essay questions and video presentation).
  • Do I receive some kind of information from the program regarding my extended application?
    You will receive a confirmation that your extended application have reached the admissions committee.
  • The answers to the essay questions how long can they be?
    Each question has a minimum (2500) and maximum (3500) number of characters or a minimum (250) and maximum (500) words.
  • According to the application instructions you state that the video presentation should be maximum 1 minute. What happens if I extend that time frame?
    The admissions committee will only watch one minute of the video.
  • Is it possible to answer the essay questions in Swedish?
    All questions shall be answered in English.
  • Are the questions the same for all applicants?
    Yes all applicants are asked the same questions.
  • Is the process the same for all applicants?
    Yes the process is the same for all applicants.
  • Can I apply to more than one track?
    Yes. You need to indicate which track of the programme you prefer, or if you could consider more than one, in which order you rank your preferences. This will be done in the online form.
  • Is it possible to have the video presentation in Swedish?
    No, all information asked for will be answered in English.
  • What if I have missed the deadline? Can I submit my application anyway?
    It´s not possible to submit an application after set deadline. The Entrepreneurship and Business Design programme does not accept late applications.
  • How many applicants do you accept each year?
    The programme accepts around 50 applicants per year.
  • When my two years of studies are over what kind of degree will I receive?
    Students who have successfully completed a two-year master’s programme (120 credits) will be awarded a Master of Science, MSc, degree.
  • Is it possible to take a year off for studying abroad during the studies at the Entrepreneurship and Business Design program?
    Since the education focuses in team work and the teams are put together during the first year it´s hard to take a year off.