This offer applies to the following partner university or research institute:

  • Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), Peking (for visits up to 4 weeks).
  • Peking University, China (for visits up to 10 weeks).
  • Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia (for visits up to 4 weeks).
  • St. Petersburg State University, Russia (up to 4 weeks).
  • National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM); (minimum 4 weeks; knowledge of Spanish required)

According to the agreements the host university will provide living accommodations and generally a per diem to cover some living expenses. The home (or sending) university department or the researcher themselves will pay for travel expenses and other costs in connection with their visit.

The complete Application should be submitted in English at least three months before the intended visit is to begin. It should include the following documents;

  1. SU Staff Exchange Application Form (doc) (138 Kb)
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Copy of correspondence with the host department indicating their willingness to accept you as a guest researcher. An email reply from them confirming this is acceptable. Do not request a Letter of Invitation from them at this point
  4. Concerning CASS, one domestic trip may be requested if it is closely connected to the research project.
  5. Signature of the Department Chair or equivalent (application form).

A short one-page report summarizing the results shall be submitted to the International Office no later than one month after returning.

Applications may be submitted (by e-mail) at any time to the International Office.


Helena Bjöexk
International Office
Student Services
Telephone: 08-16 40 44