Deferment of Studies
If you have been admitted to a programme at Karlstad University but are prevented from starting, you may request and be granted deferment of studies if there are special circumstances.
Deferment of studies can be granted for medical reasons, childcare, student union assignment, or deferred leave of absence from work to study.
If your request for deferment is granted, you must later apply again at www.universityadmissions.se when you would like to start studying. This must be done within 18 months in order for you to be guaranteed admission.
Relevant certificates supporting the reason for your request must be attached. If your reasons are medical a doctor´s certificate must be enclosed.
If your request is denied, the decision can be appealed. See information on the appropriate form.
Print out and fill in the form below and send it to Karlstads universitet, Antagningen Studentcentrum, 65188 Karlstad, Sweden. Mark the envelope ”Deferment”.
You can also send in the form by email. Send it to: firstname.lastname@example.org