The aggregated increase in the whole of Sweden was 18 % .

Out of the 13 368 applicants to Stockholm University 6921 were first hand applicants (52%).

Programmes with most applicants

Programme with most applicants (more than 500).

Master´s  programme International Commercial Arbitration Law (673)
Master´s programme in Economics (620)
Master´s Programme in Media and Communication Studies (604)
Master´sProgramme in Information Security (600)
Master´s Programme in International and Comparative Education (592)
Master´s Programme in Banking and Finance (577)
Master´s Programme in Decision Support and Risk Analysis (508)

Applicants from the whole world

The Master´s  programme International Commercial Arbitration Law had applicants from as much as 105 countries from all continents. The three countries with the most applicants to the programme is Bangladesh (52), India (46) and China (39).

Countries with most applicants (the whole university)

Countries with more than 200 applicants. Autumn 2016 within brackets.

1. Bangladesh 845 (674)
2. Great Britain 683 (598)
3. Egypt 599 (869)
4. Pakistan 594 (494)
5. USA 444 (357)
6. India 394 (311)
7. China 383 (375)
8. Sweden 372 (414)
9. Germany 363 (301)
10. Nigeria 347 (186)
11. Ghana 311 (158)
12. Greece 289 (292)
13. Turkey 282 (330)
14. Indonesia 262 (138)
15. Ethiopia 215 (189)
16. South Africa 210 (87)