Welcome to DSV!
Enrolment (registration) for the 1st semester
Your place will automatically be confirmed when you enrol via our online enrolment. It is not possible to accept your place in any other way than via the enrolment between these dates.
If you are admitted and want to keep your place, just wait and you will receive information about the semester start, one-time-code, introduction sessions, courses and more via email from us.
New student (starting a new programme or a new course)
- To be able to enrol (register) in our administrative system Daisy and start your studies at DSV, you need to activate your University Account.
International students use the one-time-code. You will receive the code via email 14 August. Note! The code is only valid one week from when you received the email.
When you get "Congratulations" at your University Account: Do not continue to web registration. Go back to this list and continue with point 2 below for enrolment in Daisy.
- Enrolment is closed.
- If you have lectures on campus, you need to have an access card to be able to access the premises in the Nod Building. It will take a few days to make the card. Please read the instructions under “Order your access card” below.
If you start the 2nd or 3rd semester of a master’s programme enrol direct in Daisy here
Decline your place
It is important that you decline your offer as soon as you know you will not attend. Please decline your place at universityadmissions.se. Log on to your account and follow the instructions. Please do not contact the Department in this matter.
Introductory information sessions
When you start a new programme at DSV, the programme coordinators will welcome you to an introduction day at Campus Kista in late August. If your programme is a distance programme, the introduction sessions will be held online.
Find more information here closer to the date for the information sessions.
You will need to obtain an access card to be able to enter DSV's facilities. The card grants you access to the student floor (2nd), computer rooms and group rooms. The access card is mandatory and must always be worn visibly when you are in the Nod Building. Remember that you have to be enrolled before you can get an access card. Distance students can get an access card in some cases.
Order your access card
- Follow all the steps under "Enrol here!" above to get the accounts you need to be able to proceed.
- Upload a photo in Daisy Upload the photo on your Current-page (the page you come to directly after logging in) in Daisy. Follow the link “You don’t have a profile photo in Daisy. Click here to upload one”. To get the image approved, it’s important that the image clearly shows that it is you and that the selection is cut close to the face with a bright and uncluttered background. See image below. Note that your selected image area can be changed by an administrator during the approval process of the image.
- You will receive an email when your photo has been approved and the access card is ready to be picked up. You will also find the card reference number in the email. Bring the reference number and a valid ID/passport for identification.
Pick up your card in the Access Card Reception. Find opening hours here
If you have questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have a permanent or temporary disability, you can contact email@example.com to get a feature added to you card which makes it easier to open some of the entrances.
Rules for use of the access card
The card must be handled as a document of value:
- It is not permitted to lend someone else your card.
- It is not allowed to let others who do not have cards enter the premises.
- Wait until the door is closed behind you to prevent unauthorized entry.
Anyone without an access card will be ejected from the premises by security guards.
Problems with your access card
Send an error report to firstname.lastname@example.org
Provide this information in your email:
- Access card number (located on the back of the card)
- Error description — which door you tried to open and when you tried to open the door.
Lost access card
If you lose your access card, the cost will be 120SEK to get a new card. If your card is broken, you will get a new one without paying the card fee.
Order a new access card:
- First, pay 120SEK at Kårexpeditionen on floor 2
- To order a new card: Email your digital receipt to email@example.com. Please state your SU-username in the email.
Study platform iLearn
The study platform will open the week of the semester start. The date of the week when your courses open depends on the courses’ start date.
Study with a disability
Stockholm University offers different kinds of targeted study support to students with long-term disabilities. The aim is to give all students the opportunity to study on equal terms. The purpose of the support provided is to facilitate your studies and it should be reasonable with regard to the disability, course requirements, and intended learning outcomes.
Campus Kista - the Nod Building
DSV is located in the Nod Building — a Campus with specially designed premises, a modern study environment, several IT-labs and large lecture halls with the very latest technology.
Opening hours and access to the premises in Nod
You will need an access card to access the student floor. Read instructions above.
Student floor 2 is open for students 07:00—00:00 (7 am—12 pm, midnight).
All entrances of the house are open 07:30—17:30 (7.30 am—5.30 pm). During this time, you can access the student floor 2 from elevator E, A, C and D, see map.
After 17:30 (5.30 pm) and on weekends
Shared Space, the large open area on the entrance floor, closes at 17:30 (5.30 pm). Please be aware of the closing time and leave Shared Space well in advance.
After the building entrances are closed, you can access the student floor via elevator C, Borgarfjordsgatan 6C and D, Kista Gårdsväg 1. The street number is visible on the wall of the entrance.
DSV’s card readers are marked "Axlås".
Orientation maps of the premises
Student floor 2 (1140 Kb)
Entrance hall and Floor 1 (Balcony, Student Centre) (1103 Kb)
Lecture halls and students group rooms
Find information about your lecture rooms in your schedule in Daisy.
Information screens with current schedule are situated outside of each room.
When there are lectures with large groups of students, the rooms might be linked. When this is the case, the lecture has more than one room listed in the schedule. The teacher will be in one room and the other rooms are connected via link. You can choose to sit in any room.
Evacuation and fire protection measures
Here you will find important information on what to keep in mind in the event of an evacuation of the Nod Building. Please take all alarms seriously and evacuate immediately even if you do not perceive any danger in the vicinity.
The Department is actively working to reduce our environmental footprint. We are working on areas like usage of energy, waste management, travel and transports. We have the possibility to make a difference through our major areas: research, education and cooperation with society around us.
Environmental plan of action at DSV: Miljöhandlingsplan 2021 (70 Kb) (in Swedish)
If you have questions, thoughts and suggestions about the environmental work at DSV, please contact the environmental group!
FAQ semester start
I am accepted with a condition. What's the next step?
If you are accepted with a condition, you cannot enrol online. An eligibility check has to take place first.
Be sure to finish your Bachelor’s degree if you are admitted with condition
You have to show proof that the condition has been fulfilled no later than the last enrolment day.
Please submit via email, or bring, the original document as well as a complete transcript of courses.
- You must always submit your certificate/diploma in the official language of the country where you have studied. If this language is not Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, English, French or German, you must also provide an official translation of the certificate/diploma. The translation should be in Swedish or English.
- If you haven’t obtained you degree yet, you must bring an official document stating that all credits in your transcript meet the requirements and that you will obtain the degree later.
Contact: Student counsellor firstname.lastname@example.org
Where do I find my timetable?
When you are enrolled, you will find your timetable in Daisy under "Timetable"
Before you are enrolled, you can find timetables for all courses here
Note that the timetables may change until the course starts.
Innovations for Societal Challenges: Multidisciplinary Project Course, 15 credits
Where do I find information about my courses?
Before you are enroled, you will find your courses under "Programme overview" on your programme's web page.
Innovations for Societal Challenges: Multidisciplinary Project Course, 15 credits
When you are enroled you will also find your courses in Daisy and iLearn
I am on the reserve list. What happens next?
The Department practices excess admission, which means that normally we do not call for reserves. If places are available, the Department will contact the student, via email, in numerical order according to the reserve list.
You will receive important information from the student counsellors and student affairs office via email. Please make sure that your email client approves of emails from Stockholm University (su.se), DSV (dsv.su.se) and iLearn (ilearn.dsv.su.se). And check your spam-box regularly.
Questions regarding enrolment: email@example.com
Phone hours and reception hours for the student affairs office
Questions regarding your studies and conditional acceptance: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone hours and reception hours for the master student counsellor
Last updated: November 23, 2023
Source: Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, DSV