About us

180 members of staff 4000 students

    The Department is locked for the time being, and transits to distance learning

    The Department of Swedish Language and Multilingalism is locked for the time being, due to the current situation with the coronavirus. This applies from Tuesday afternoon, 17 March.


    Information till studenter och medarbetare om coronaviruset

    Information om universitetets ställningstaganden relaterat till corona uppdateras löpande.

    Institutionens information om distansundervisning:
    Institutionen är låst tills vidare och distansundervisning gäller

    About us and what we do

    At the Department of Swedish Language and Multilingualism at Stockholm University we are approxinmately 160 staff members doing research on and teaching in the subjects Swedish, Scandinavian languages, Swedish as a second language, Swedish as a Foreign Language, Interpreting and Translation Studies, Bilingualism and second language acquisition for about 3,500 students every year. We offer Bachelor's programmes and Master's programmes, and approximately 70 courses each semester.