Language of Instruction:
The course will be taught in English, if needed
Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)
120 credits including 30 credits in mathematics and 60 credits in physics.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application Fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester:
Tuition fee, total:
Self studies in case of few participants.
About the course:
Cosmology is about the origin of the universe and its development. The course discusses relativity, the Big Bang and the inflationary model. Further the course contains thermodynamics and the nucleosynthesis of the early universe, how structures are formed and grow as well as the formation of galaxies. Black holes, dark matter and dark energy is also discussed.