Exchange studies

We offer exchange studies for both our civilian and military students.

The Swedish Defence University has exchange agreements with several European higher education institutions and defence universitites.

Exchange programmes for officers students


For officers studying the Higher Officers' Master Programme we offer exchange courses within the Nordic Defence Cooperation, NORDEFCO. NORDEFCO consists of the Defence Universities of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, and the Baltic Defence College.

More on NORDEFCO and available exchange courses.

Partner universities for officers students

  • Royal Military Academy, Belgium
  • St Cyr Coëtquidan, France
  • University of Defence, The Czech Republic
  • Helmut Schmidt Universität, Germany
  • Theresian Military Academy, Austria
  • Military Academy of Lithuania, Lithuania
  • War Studies University, Poland

Partner universities for civilian students

  • Sciences Po Grenoble, Frankrike
  • University of Defence, The Czech Republic
  • Varna Free University, Bulgaria
  • General Tadeusz Kościuszko Military Academy of Land Forces, Poland
  • War Studies University, Poland
  • Macquarie University, Sydney Australia