Exchange Students

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Application procedure for exchange students

Here you will find a step-by-step description of the application process for exchange students. The application procedure for exchange students differs from that of non-exchange students. As an exchange student, you must be nominated by your home university.

Students at Orientation Day Photo: Eva Dalin

Choosing your courses as an exchange student

The main language of instruction at Stockholm University is Swedish, but the university also offers a large number of undergraduate and graduate courses in English. Generally, your course selection must be approved and signed by your home institution, your host department and yourself.

International students at autumn 2010 Orientation Day

Orientation Day, spring semester 2016

Orientation Day is an information packed day where newly arrived international students will receive information about life as a student in Sweden. The 2016 spring semester Orientation Day will be held on Monday 18 January, 2016, 17:00-21:00.

Two students in front of laptop computers Photo: Eva Dalin

Get access to all IT services

You can visit Infocenter in Studenthuset to get access to all the IT services you need. It is important to bring a photo ID or a passport.


Departmental agreements/Erasmus
List of departments
Departmental coordinators

Central university-wide agreements
International Office
Studenthuset, Universitetsvägen 2 B


Drop-in opening hours
International Office
Monday 10:00-12:30
Tuesday 10:00-12:30
Wednesday 13:00-15:00
Thursday 13:00-15:00

Monday, December 7, drop-in opening hours will be closed at 12:00.

No drop-in opening hours during the period of December 21, 2015, to January 7, 2016.

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