Landscape Architecture - Master's Programme

Published: 07 November 2023
Street. Street lighting. Buildings. Crossroad. Avenue. Black and white three-dimensional picture.

This webpage is for students on the Landscape Architecture - Master's Programme.

Here you will find information about the programme, your course schedule, contact information, and the documents that regulate the education. Navigate by clicking on the headings below.

Visiting hours: Wednesdays 13.00-16.00, please book a visit by e-mail:



Admission to latter part

Here you will find information about admission to latter parts of SLU programmes and how you apply.

In spring semester 2024 there are available places on the programme.

  • Year 1: 0 places
  • Year 2: 2 places


If there are more qualified applicants than available places when the application period has ended, than the applicants are ranked according to how many credits they can transfer to the degree. When the applicants have equal credentials, lottery is applied.

Courses and prerequisites, portfolio instructions

As student on the programme you are automatically admitted to the first courses of the semester:

  • Explorations into Landscape Architecture, 15 credits
  • Landscape Theory in Architectural and Planning Practice, 15 credits

As of the 2nd semester, some courses are elective. This means that you apply for courses for each semester at

In addition to being admitted to the programme, students need an approved portfolio for some of the courses. The eligibility requirements are described in the course syllabuses. Instruction for the portfolio 2022/2023: 

The following courses have a portfolio requirement:

  • Design Project – Site, Concept and Theory, 15 credits (spring sem.)
  • Design Project – Composition and Materiality, 15 credits (spring sem.)
  • Planning Project – Transforming Urban Landscapes, 15 credits (autumn semester)
  • Planning Project – Large Scale Structures, Analysis and EIA, 15 credits (autumn semester)
  • Digital landscape visualisation, 15 credits (autumn semester)

The Course schedule shows which courses are offered and when.


Course schedule academic year 23/24

Overview picture Course Schedule academic year 23/24

Year 1

Year 2

People and Environment

2023-10-31 - 2024-01-14
15.0 hp
Beskrivning av grafiken nedan

Urban Landscape Design

2024-01-15 - 2024-03-19
15.0 hp
Beskrivning av grafiken nedan

Theme course 2024

2024-03-20 - 2024-06-02
15.0 hp
Beskrivning av grafiken nedan

If you would like to apply for this programme
This page is for students currently studying on the programme. If you are not currently a student but would like to apply, you can read more about the programme’s content and the application process here.


  • This programme is taught in English.
  • The name of the programme in Swedish is masterprogram i landskapsarkitektur.


Programme Director of studies - Landscape Architecture

Caroline Dahl, PhD, Depart. of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management and Head of Movium Think Tank
Telephone: +46 (0) 72-213 15 30

Deputy programme director of studies

Anders Larsson, Lecturer
Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management, +46 40415437, +46708278884

Deputy programme director of studies

Linn Osvalder, Lecturer
Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management, +46 40415456, +46730921612

Contact the education officer if you have any questions about study programme regulations. Helena Elofsson, phone +46 (0)40-41 5463,

Contact the education administrator if you have any questions about LADOK registration, certificates or courses. Jessica Jonerheim, phone +46 (0)40-41 5014, Jessica Jonerheim

For information about credit transfer, please mail to: