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War and Peace in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Admission letter

We are happy to welcome you to the Department of Political Science at Lund University. In order to accept and secure our offer please read the information below carefully. 

Replying to your offer and securing your place

To secure our offer you must reply ”yes” no later than December 16. If you miss to reply by this date, the offer will be revoked.

Accept our offer by logging on to antagningen's website 

Compulsory introductory meeting using Zoom

The semester starts with a compulsory introductory meeting and introductory lecture on January 18 15-18 online using Zoom.

An invitation to the Zoom introductory meeting will approxminately be sent out a week before course start.

Tips for using Zoom

  • Make sure you have access to secure wifi and a quiet environment.
  • Keep you microphone off during yhe introductory meeting but you are most welcome to use video.
  • In the chat function in Zoom there is a “raise hand” button. Please use this fuction if you would like to ask anything during the introductory meeting.

Eligibility and Conditional offer 

Specific Entry Requirements: 30 credits in Peace and Conflict Studies (FKVA12) or 30 credits in Political Science (STVA12).


If you do not fulfil the above at the time of admission you have received a conditional offer. You must therefore present documents verifying your eligibility in connection with the start of spring semester.

Web registration

Web registration opens on January 11 and must be completed by January 18.


If you are conditionally admitted to the course you will not be able to register online until your eligibility has been confirmed. If you are unable to registrer due to a conditional offer please contact the academic advisors on studievagledare [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se no later than January 18th. 

Instructions (pdf, 100 kb, opens in new window) 

Web register via the studentportal

Schedule and classes 

The course is taught part time with afternoon classes. Part of the classes eg. seminars are compulsory. 

The course ends on March 19th 2021.

Search for your schedule in TimeEdit

Both online and Campus teaching

The Faculty of Social Science has decided that the teaching for the first 5 weeks of spring semester will be conducted by using digital tools (online). A new decision is expected to come on around February 27.

We will inform you in more detail how this will affect your studies at the department of Poltical Science at the introductory meeting.

Syllabus and literature list

Course content and links to syllabus and literature list

Check if the course literature is available at the Social Science Faculty Library


If you have any questions regarding the course please do not hesitate to contact the Academic advisors. 


We look forward to meeting you on the January 18 and please do not forget to reply to our offer before December 16.

Roxanna Sjöstedt               
Director of Peace and Conflict Studies                     

Daniel Alfons, Mats Janér and Lidija Lindoff.
Academic Advisors

Contact Your Academic Advisor

E-mail: studievagledare [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

The Academic Advisors can usually be reached by phone Mon-Fri 8. - 17. (Lunch break 12 - 13)

Daniel Alfons
Eden room: 232
Phone: 046 222 89 52

Mats Janér
Eden room: 233
Phone: 046 222 89 52

Lidija Lindoff
Eden room: 133
Phone: 046 222 89 52

Students with disabilities

Having a disability, such as visual impairment, dyslexia, or ADHD, should not be a barrier for your studies with us! You can be eligible for various forms of learning support. 

Find out more about what kind of support you can receive on Lund University's central website and apply.