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Students in Stockholm

Stockholm – a welcoming city for everyone!

The Swedish capital offers a diversity few other cities can compete with. Whether you’re looking for beautiful architecture, night clubs, museums, cultural events, outdoor sports, restaurants or trendy shopping, you’re likely to find it here.

Orientation week 2014. Photo: Eva Dalin

Student Unions at Stockholm University

The student unions are membership organizations. The most important assignment of a student union is to guarantee that students are able to influence their education.

Green on campus

Students and Stockholm University´s environmental work

If you are interested in Stockholm University´s environmental work, or want to know where to recycle, check the environmental website.

Women playing floorball Photo: Mostphotos

Frescati Sports Center – a broad range of sports at student-friendly prices

Frescati Sports Center on campus Frescati offers students a broad variety of sports activities. Here you can play floorball, tennis, take yoga classes or choose other forms of exercise to keep fit and healthy.

Student activity. Photo: Stockholms universitets studentkår

Activities for students by students

There are various activities happening on and around campus almost every day. The activities are organized by different student organizations such as student’s unions, faculty clubs and student union clubs.

International coordinators: Photo: Stockholm University Student Union

International Student Coordinators

Stockholm University Student’s Union has three international student coordinators. They are arranging events for local and international students to increase cultural exchange, friendship and a lot of fun here at Stockholm University.

Two female students. Photo: Stockholms universitets studentkår

Buddy program

Join the SUS Buddy Program! You make new friends and it’s a great way to get an inside glimpse into Swedish culture. It is also a great opportunity to practice your language skills. Applications are open at the beginning of each semester.

Conferment of Master's Degrees in Aula Magna. Photo: Eva Dalin

Academic words and what they mean

Dean, faculty, seminar; there are a lot of new terms that you will come across as a student at Stockholm University. Here we have compiled and explained some of the most common ones.

Newsletter for international students

To stay informed about activities on and off campus, subscribe to Stockholm University Student Union’s weekly newsletter.




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