New student

Thank you for choosing the Department of Teaching and Learning. We know you have a lot to think about now but together we will ensure that your studies begin as smoothly as possible.

There is a lot you need to handle before your studies begin. You have to register on your course, find your schedule and get your course literature. We also recommend that you participate in the welcome activities that Stockholm University organises for all newcomers.

Find all the information that you need before and at the beginning of the semester:

A smooth start


Register at your course

The Department of Teaching and Learning uses online registration, which you will be able to access with your university account.

Register online


Find your schedule

Every course at Stockholm University has its own webpage with information. There you will find your schedule and information about the course literature.

Search with your course code or your course name.

Find the webpage for your course


Join the learning platform

Once your course has started you will communicate with your teachers and the other students in Athena, the collaboration platform for courses at Stockholm University. You will have access to Athena after you have registered for your course.

Log in to Athena


Welcome activities

Stockholm University organises a series of welcome activities at the beginning of each semester. The activities are designed to assist you as a new student and introduce you to university life in Stockholm and Sweden.

Welcome activities


As an international student at the Department of Teaching and Learning you are always welcome to contact our International coordinators. They will help you with any question or problem regarding your studies. Appointments need to be set up by email.

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