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Political Science: Fieldwork, Internship and Research Overview

CONGRATULATIONS AND WELCOME TO THE COURSE STVB30

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. 

Compulsory digital introductory meeting 

The semester starts with a compulsory digital introductory meeting and introductory lecture on January 17 at 13:15.

The meeting will be held via Zoom due to the continued pandemic. Before the introductory day, you will receive an email with a link to the Zoom meeting and information on how to prepare for the meeting. Your introductory meeting is mandatory. 

If you fail to attend without notifying the academic advisors you will loose your spot on the course which will be offered to a student on the waiting list. 

Find you way to Eden where your classes will be held

Eligibility and Conditional offer 

To be eligible to the course the student must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Science Programme in Development Studies at Lund University (BIDS), and have fulfilled course requirement of at least 45 credits of first year courses and 45 credits of second year courses of the programme.

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 introductory meeting. 

Web registration

It is important that you do the web registration on time or else you will lose your place and it will be offered to another applicant.

Dates and instructions regarding web registration

Schedule and classes 

Classes are schedule 2-4 times a week. Part of the classes are compulsory. 

Search for your schedule in TimeEdit

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 January 20 and please do not forget to reply to our offer before December 16! 

Jakob Gustavsson                 
Director of Studies                      

Daniel Alfons, Mats Janér and Lidija Lindoff
Academic Advisors

Contact Your Academic Advisor

Daniel Alfons, room 232
Telephone hours: Thursdays 10–12 
Telephone: 046-222 89 50

Mats Janér, room 233
Telephone hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 10–12 
Telephone: 046-222 80 48

Lidija Lindoff, room 231 B
Drop-in: Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10–11.45 
Telephone: 046-222 89 38

Feel free to book an appointment with us!

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

More information regarding student counselling

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.