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Here you can find information for all newly admitted students to the Department of Political Science
The information below targets students that will be studying
- Political Science or
- Peace and Conflict Studies

Students are studying outside the building Eden.

We are happy to welcome you to the Department of Political Science at Lund University. Below you can find important information that you need to take part of in order to accept our offer and start your studies with us in autumn 2019. It is therefore important that you read it through thoroughly. 

On this pages, you can find information about: 

Admission letter from the courses your have been admitted to: 

Waiting list

Are you on the waiting list to one of our courses or programmes? Do not forget to accept your offer. Students that have been applied in the 15th of March - 15th of April admission round must reply to any offer before July 26th at midnight (Swedish time). The results from the second notification of selection results will be published on August 1st after which we will approach students on the reserve list. Please note that there is nothing you can do to affect your reserve placement. If you are offered a spot you will be contacted by email no later than September 6th. 

Please note that students on the waiting list have the same opportunity as admitted students to take part in the student housing lottery if it is the first time you have been admitted to Lund and you have not lived in the area before. 

General information when you are new in Lund

Below we have gathered a few links to the central university website covering the most important practical aspects of your time as a newly admitted student:

Information for admitted exchange students 

Course registrations

You do not need to register by using the web registration. You will be course registered on our (Department of Political Science’s) courses by our international coordinator. 

Compulsory introduction meetings at undergraduate level

  • The Politics of Climate Change, 7,5 credits (STVC72)
    When: September 6, 13-15
    Where: Eden room 235
  • Parties and Political Behavior, 7,5 credits (STVC74)
    When: September 4, 11-13
    Where: Eden room 235
  • European Integration, 7,5 credits (STVC70)
    When: September 4, 13-15
    Where: Eden room 235
  • Swedish Politics, 15 credits (STVC01)
    When: November 4, time TBA
    Where: TBA


You can find your schedule in our Schedule portal by searching on the course code or course name of the courses you are planning to study  

Search for your schedule

Department of Political Science

Page Manager:

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

Department of Political Science
Lund University
Visiting address: Allhelgona kyrkogata 14 (House: Eden)
Postal address: Box 52, SE-221 00 LUND
Telephone: +46 46-222 89 52

Faculty of Social Sciences