Thesis Production

Price list

The offer you receive from us includes the starting cost, printing cost and, if necessary, the cost of archiving/e-publishing in DiVA.

1) Starting cost, SEK 7,000 (excluding printing cost)
You will be assisted with the administrative, technical and graphic work needed for your thesis to be printed and delivered on time. Among other things, we will:

  • prepare files for printing,
  • design your cover according to your wishes and guidelines,
  • book and manage contact with the printing office in accordance with the applicable framework agreement.

A PDF proof is included. The price applies to all types of theses.

2) Printing cost
Your thesis is printed by a commercial printer under the University’s framework agreement. 

3) Archiving/e-publishing in DiVA, SEK 4,000
E-publishing of the summary (“kappan”) is mandatory for compilation theses in accordance with the Vice-Chancellor’s decision (link to decision in Swedish).

Doctoral thesis, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences is billed semi-annually for each faculty: SEK 4,000 per thesis. (Not included in the bid)

Digital long-term archiving in DiVA is mandatory for all doctoral theses in the humanities and social sciences faculties (link to decision)., Link to documentation (in Swedish).


Examples of prices

Here you can see some examples of the costs of printing your thesis.

Copies 100 copies 200 copies 300 copies
Number of pages      
100 pages 12,500 SEK 17,250 SEK 22,000 SEK
150 pages 14,400 SEK 20,600 SEK 27,000 SEK
200 pages 16,000 SEK 24,000 SEK 32,000 SEK

Cost of colour pages: Number of colour pages x SEK 1 x number of books = cost of the colour pages alone. Please note that prices are approximate.

Cost of archiving/e-publishing in DiVA may be added (See text below).

If you need a cost basis to apply for a printing grant, please contact us


Additional costs

Formatting of text according to the template, SEK 900/hour
If you are unable or don’t have the time to use the thesis template, we can do it for you. Please contact us in ample time before your submission so that we can set aside time and so that you can adjust your schedule accordingly. 

Editing of images and tables, SEK 150/each
If you want help editing images or formatting your tables, we can assist you if time permits. Please contact us in ample time before your submission so that we can set aside time and so that you can adjust your schedule.