The Student Office is located on the ground floor of Block 4A at Kräftriket. The same building contains the Lecture Hall (Aulan) and most of the Department’s classrooms. At the Student Office you can register for courses (in cases where you can't register online), get study certificates and obtain help with other administrative matters concerning your studies. Here you will also find timetables, course programs and reading lists for all the Department’s courses as well as information about the Department’s activities in general.

Important links

Register online

Since the autumn of 2015 the Department uses registration online for the courses you have applied for via or, which means that you register for the courses at the Web service My Studies ( yourself. In order to reach this site you need to activate your university account. For more information, see IT for students. If you run into any troubles when registering, or if you need to re-register you can always contact the Student Office.

Application for credit transfers and validation of "real competence"

Fill in the form and the relevant documents, put them in an envelope addressed to Director of Studies, Department of Asian, Middle Eastern and Turkish Studies and hand it in at the Student Office.

Läs mer om validering av reell kompetens (Read more about validating your actual competence - information only in Swedish)

Local guidelines for transfers of foreign higher education credits.

Student office opening hours and telephone hours (during semesters)

  • Monday         09.00 - 12.00
  • Tuesday        13.00 - 15.00
  • Wednesday    13.00 - 15.00
  • Thursday       09.00 - 12.00
  • Friday           09.00 - 12.00

Telephone: 08 - 16 10 35

Director: Margarita Shiraishi and Jorunn Nilsson


Postal address:

Student Office
Department of Asian, Middle Eastern and Turkish Studies
Stockholm University
106 91 Stockholm

Street address:

Student Office
Department of Asian, Middle Eastern and Turkish Studies
Kräftriket 4a, Ground floor

Kräftriket is located about 1 km south of the University’s main campus at Frescati (Metro station T-Universitet). The entrance to Kräftriket is opposite Albano at Roslagsvägen 101. Take Bus 50 or 670 and get off at the Albano stop. Maps.