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.

Orientation Day Programme

Spring Semester Orientation Day presentations are now available

All presentations from Orientation Day the 18th of January, 2016, can be found here as a pdf and as a video.

Welcome students and researchers

Arrival Service and Shuttle Bus Service - August 21-22, 2016

Here you find information about International Student Guides welcoming international students at Arlanda and Skavsta airport and shuttle bus service from Arlanda airport in connection to Stockholm University Orientation Week.

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.


What is a university account and university card?

Your university account gives you access to a number of IT services at Stockholm University. The university card is used for library services, and printing/copying.


Departmental agreements/Erasmus

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

No drop-in during the period of June 13 - August 21, 2016.

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

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