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"08.12.2016 11:07:38" thelocal.se 8 fascinating programmes at the University of Gothenburg Did you know the University of Gothenburg offers 60 master's programmes in English? And some of them may surprise you. Check out this article we did in collaboration with The Local Sweden! Maybe you'll find the programme of your dreams here..
"07.12.2016 09:51:50" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com K103 Göteborgs Studentradio Mila is a 21 year old exchange student from Germany. She came to Göteborg in September to study Scandinavian cultural studies and literature. This semester, she decided to join K103 Göteborgs Stud… Did you know that Gothenburg has one of Swedens oldest and most popular student radio stations? Read about Mila from Germany and what she thinks of K103 Göteborgs Studentradio!
"06.12.2016 10:34:00" medarbetarportalen.gu.se Lectures by Nobel Laureates – Staff Portal - University of Gothenburg This year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry goes to research on machines that are only some billionth of a millimetre small. On December 14, one of the laureates, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart, is coming to Gothenburg to give a lecture about how they created these This year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry goes to research on machines that are only some billionth of a millimetre small. On December 14, one of the laureates, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart, is coming to Gothenburg to give a lecture about how they created these
"05.12.2016 09:00:53" Timeline Photos The University account on Snapchat, uniofgothenburg, is a success! Now we are looking for six new GU-students to manage the account and communicate with our friends during the spring semester. Deadline for application is Sunday 11 December:
"05.12.2016 08:40:01" uf.gu.se Series of seminars about education in Sweden Utbildningsvetenskapliga fakulteten vid Göteborgs universitet ger i höst en seminarieserie på engelska - Seminars about education in Sweden - om det svenska utbildningssystemet, med start idag, 18 oktober. Föreläsningsserien är kopplad till fakultetens Welcome to a series of seminars about education in Sweden. Everyone is welcome: current students, students thinking of starting to study, parents to children who would like to know more about the Swedish system. The seminars will be held in English. The
"01.12.2016 15:00:35" utbildning.gu.se Programmes Autumn 2017 - Apply now! Our programmes at the University of Gothenburg. The application is open from December 1st until January 16th. International students! From today and until January 16th, the application for all of our programmes during the autumn semester 2017 is open.
"01.12.2016 10:17:01" Julmarknad på HDK Julmarknad på HDK HDK JULMARKNAD
2-4 december 2016
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2:a - 4:e december är det dags för HDKs årliga julmarknad. HDK- och Steneby-studenter inom design, textil, keramik och smycke säljer unika egentillverkade konst- och designföremål. Det kommer Welcome to this years Christmas market at HDK - Högskolan för design och konsthantverk! Design students of HDK and Steneby will sell unique art and design products. A perfect occasion for getting those christmas gifts!
"30.11.2016 10:00:00" The Middle East 2020 with Ellen Lust The Middle East 2020 with Ellen Lust (English text below)
Möt den världsledande Mellanösternkännaren Ellen Lust när hon talar om regionens stora utmaningar, tilltagande fragmentering och hoten mot den arabiska nationalstaten. Utöver problembilden diskuteras också Mellanösterns Next week at Världskulturmuseet: the Middle East-expert Ellen Lust speaks about challenges in the region, increasing fragmentation and the threats against the arabic national state. Free admission for students and staff at GU.
"29.11.2016 12:02:24" learningswedish.se Learning Swedish - free online course by the Swedish Institute Planning to study in Sweden and want to learn a bit Swedish before? Have a free online language course!
"28.11.2016 12:28:56" Sweden.se Sweden, sunniest in Scandinavia. Sunnier than any British Isle, Holland or Belgium. And more snow, too! It's a fantastic sunny day in Gothenburg today so let's believe in it :-O ;-)
"24.11.2016 14:56:59" sweden.se Swedish Advent In Sweden, Advent is the kick-off for Christmas. Four Sundays before Christmas, people light candles and gather to enjoy glögg and pepparkakor. You might have seen several of your neighbours put wooden or paper stars with little electric lights in their windows, lately. What's that all about?
"22.11.2016 09:58:43" goteborg.com Christmas City Gothenburg Christmas City Gothenburg is back with glimmering lights and holiday cheer. Winter is just around the corner and that means: Christmas is coming! Here you can find the ultimate list of what to do in Gothenburg during the holiday season!
"18.11.2016 07:37:00" uf.gu.se Series of seminars about education in Sweden Utbildningsvetenskapliga fakulteten vid Göteborgs universitet ger i höst en seminarieserie på engelska - Seminars about education in Sweden - om det svenska utbildningssystemet, med start idag, 18 oktober. Föreläsningsserien är kopplad till fakultetens Welcome to a series of seminars about education in Sweden. Everyone is welcome: current students, students thinking of starting to study, parents to children who would like to know more about the Swedish system. The seminars will be held in English. The
"17.11.2016 15:25:01" youtube.com New student in Gothenburg: Rani What is Gothenburg really like? To get some fresh input, we asked some of our new students from around the world to tell us about their impressions of the ci... A lot of fun (and free) activities to try, a charming city and no long distances to travel between A and B. That's three of the things GU-student Rani appreciate about Gothenburg.
"17.11.2016 10:03:35" Timeline Photos Student instagrammer Anastasiya visited Keillers park the other day and enjoyed the view. What is your favourite spot in Gothenburg (except the libraries… :-P)?
"15.11.2016 14:37:13" mrdagarna.nu Mänskliga Rättighetsdagarna Mänskliga Rättighetsdagarna har funnits sedan år 2000 och är Nordens största forum för mänskliga rättigheter. Konferensen äger rum årligen och är ett icke-vinstdrivande samarbetsprojekt mellan elva organisationer. Hello Malmö! Meet us at the Swedish Forum for Human Rights on November 17-19. Visit booth 54 to get more information about our international programmes or listen to interesting seminars given by our researchers.
"15.11.2016 11:11:39" thelocal.se Swedes world's third best non-native English speakers Swedes are the world's third-best non-native English speakers, according to a new global ranking released on Tuesday. Swedes among the top three best non-native English speakers in the world. And what's even more, Gothenburgers and others in western Sweden scored the highest.
"15.11.2016 08:59:12" gu.se Bullied children excluded from digital communication forums - University of Gothenburg, Sweden There is a conception that bullied children with few friends can find new ones online.
“Our research doesn't support that idea at all,” says Ylva Bjereld, PhD student at the Department of social work, University of Gothenburg. On the contrary, a new
"14.11.2016 16:11:30" youtube.com Welcome Programme for new students at the University of Gothenburg The start of a new semester is always happy times for us! We love greeting new students to our university and do it by offering a programme full of events an... When you come to us to study – we will take care of you :-) #welcomeprogramme #thisisgu
"10.11.2016 12:15:41" Student Göteborg Last-minute tickets for students to opera, contemporary dance, musical or concerts!
For some performances GöteborgsOperan offers a limited number of last-minute student tickets.
These tickets are available only to students who have registered using the Opportunities for students!
"10.11.2016 11:01:45" youtube.com Leisure time – Being a student at the University of Gothenburg Teri-Anne is a student at the University of Gothenburg. She has taken some hours off to show us what to do in Gothenburg when you're not studying. Find out m... Embracing the cold on an ice rink or pretend that it is still July with warm sand under your feet. It's up to you! Student Teri-Anne shows us some tips on what to do when you need some rest from the books.
"08.11.2016 13:01:52" Timeline Photos Cozy-cold in Gothenburg. Student instagrammer Anastasiya took this pic last night, after having spent some time in the library. More pictures on Instagram @universityofgothenburg.
"07.11.2016 11:03:02" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Karaoke! Don't be shy, just give it a try! If you are one of these people who enjoy to sing, then a great place for you to go is to a karaoke event! In this lovely city of course there are places for that too! I can recommend two pubs that … It's Monday and the weekend might already feel far away. However, it is never too early to plan for your next time out, right! Student blogger Rea suggests karaoke. Do you have the guts to do it? :-)
"05.11.2016 11:39:00" utbildning.gu.se The reasons why you should study in Gothenburg International students don't end up in a remote Scandinavian town by chance. They come here because they share a set of beliefs and values – things like equality, sustainability and a modern approach to learning.They come because these are ideals we Still undecided about where to study? Here are some reasons why you should choose Gothenburg!
"04.11.2016 11:26:38" youtube.com New student in Gothenburg: Anjola What is Gothenburg really like? To get some fresh input, we asked some of our new students from around the world to tell us about their impressions of the ci... Curious about Gothenburg? Hear what some of our new international students think!
"01.11.2016 14:02:08" studyinsweden.se Swedish Institute scholarships for 2017/2018 | Study in Sweden The Swedish Institute (SI) will be offering scholarships to talented students from select countries for the 2017/2018 academic year. Scholarships are offer Looking for scholarships for studies in Sweden? Here is Swedish Institute Scholarships for Studies and Researchs list of avaliable scholarships for 2017/2018!
"01.11.2016 07:35:01" uf.gu.se Series of seminars about education in Sweden Utbildningsvetenskapliga fakulteten vid Göteborgs universitet ger i höst en seminarieserie på engelska - Seminars about education in Sweden - om det svenska utbildningssystemet, med start idag, 18 oktober. Föreläsningsserien är kopplad till fakultetens Welcome to a series of seminars about education in Sweden. Everyone is welcome: current students, students thinking of starting to study, parents to children who would like to know more about the Swedish system. The seminars will be held in English. The
"31.10.2016 13:40:02" Timeline Photos Did you manage to get a glimpse of the autumn sun this weekend? Our instagram ambassador Anastasiya sure did!
"27.10.2016 16:00:00" Vernissage - Mening & nytta? / Opening - Meaning & Use? Vernissage - Mening & nytta? / Opening - Meaning & Use? Vernissage för utställningen "Mening & nytta?" med 17 konsthantverksstudenter från HDK onsdag 2 november 17-20!
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När tillvaron gungar håller konsten ställningen. Konsthantverket förankrar tillvaron i den kända verkligheten, i det vi What is the meaning and use of everything we do? Students from HDK - Högskolan för design och konsthantverk are hosting an exhibition on this subject at A-venue in November, check it out!
"27.10.2016 12:01:04" Timeline Photos Welcome to a Global Challenges Seminar on increasing access to higher education for migrants. Rebecca Murray is a migration researcher at the University of Sheffield. At the moment, she is involved in a comparative study of Sweden and the UK in which she
"26.10.2016 12:20:40" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Exams at GU So I had my very first university exam today, and funnily enough, I really enjoyed it. That is why I thought I would write a bit how exams are at GU. At least at campus Lindholmen, the rooms the ex… Exams. A word associated with angst and panic - or is it? Our student blogger Ameera shares a diffrent view on this subject!
"24.10.2016 15:23:01" studyinsweden.se 5 Reasons to Study in Sweden Why study in Sweden? Here are the top five reasons to choose Sweden for your bachelor's or master's degree abroad. Not convinced yet that Sweden is your next study destination. See if these 5 reasons can do the trick.
"24.10.2016 09:55:00" youtube.com The quest for a perfect fika in Gothenburg, Sweden The Swedish fika - a social institution in Sweden that can be performed alone, with a friend, or even a CEO. But what is it? Our students Agyat, Qiao, Tanti ... Did you have a Fairtrade-fika last week (20 October was the #fairtradechallenge fika day in Sweden)? Well, you can have a fair fika every day, can't you. The Swedish fika - a social institution in Sweden that can be performed alone, with a friend, or even
"21.10.2016 15:21:01" youtube.com Study in Sweden from A to Z Originators, innovators and creators. Food lovers, green thinkers, sun lovers and memory makers. Big ambitions, culture clashes and the Nobel Prize. A lot of... Originators, innovators and creators. Food lovers, green thinkers, sun lovers and memory makers. Big ambitions, culture clashes and the Nobel Prize. The A-Z on why to study in Sweden.
"21.10.2016 07:32:00" studyinsweden.se Quick facts about Sweden Basic facts about Sweden for prospective international students. So, the weekend is approaching and who knows, you might end up at a dinner party where everyone wants to know why you are so keen on Sweden and what kind of country it is. “What's their geography, culture and lifestyle?” Here are some quick facts to read
"20.10.2016 11:11:54" Handelshögskolan vid Göteborgs universitet Ikväll firade vi Handelshögskolan vid Göteborgs universitet - Sveriges enda "Triple Crown"-ackrediterade handelshögskola! Yesterday we celebrated that The School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg has gained its third international accreditation! It is now one of about 70 business schools in the World – and the only one in Sweden – that are
"20.10.2016 10:00:00" gu.se University commissioned to start supplementary education for people with foreign exams - University of Gothenburg, Sweden News detail University commissioned to start supplementary education for people with foreign exams.
"20.10.2016 10:00:00" gu.se University commissioned to start supplementary education for people with foreign exams - University of Gothenburg, Sweden News detail University commissioned to start supplementary education for people with foreign exams.
"20.10.2016 08:27:48" Timeline Photos Our student instagrammer Anastasiya thinks that this library reminds her of Hogwarts :-D See more pictures from our students on Instagram @universityofgothenburg
"20.10.2016 06:59:22" medarbetarportalen.gu.se Public Sector Internships Improve Competence – Staff Portal - University of Gothenburg In the midst of the overwhelming refugee situation in Sweden in the autumn of 2015, the University of Gothenburg began offering internships for recently arrived refugees to help facilitate their integration into the labour market. Almost immediately, In the midst of the overwhelming refugee situation in Sweden in the autumn of 2015, the University of Gothenburg began offering internships for recently arrived refugees to help facilitate their integration into the labour market. See what happened next.
"17.10.2016 07:27:32" studentportalen.gu.se Voice your opinion! The survey, that takes 10-20 minutes to complete, is a golden opportunity to tell us what matters most to you and your impression so far about arriving, living, learning, and other support at the University of Gothenburg.Your answers are confidential Students at the University of Gothenburg - Voice your opinion!
Tell us what you think about your experience here and get the chance to win 11 000 SEK by participating in the International Student Barometer Survey (ISB). The link to the survey was sent
"14.10.2016 10:35:26" epepa.eu A city break in Gothenburg | ePepa.eu A travel guide to Gothenburg, Sweden's second largest city: 10 things to do, 25 things to see, public transport, accommodation, tips and useful information. Are you interested in moving to Gothenburg or do you already live here but have no plans for the weekend? This guide works both ways!
"13.10.2016 13:19:44" uka.se Utländska studenters prestation ökar mest - UKÄ Utländska studenters prestationsgrad fortsätter att öka. Svenska studenters prestation på i stort sett samma nivå som tidigare år. Congratulations to all our international students! According to a new analysis made by the Swedish Higher Education Authority, international students tend to preform better than national students. Keep up the good work!
(Unfortunately the article is only
"13.10.2016 10:52:53" Timeline Photos Join Nobel Week Dialogue - Nobel Laureates, world-leading scientists, policy makers and thought leaders in an inspiring dialogue about The Future Food. How will what I put on my plate affect my health? Can we continue to eat meat? The event is
"12.10.2016 12:03:45" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com New blogger! Hi there! I would like to introduce myself: my name is Ameera, and I am a student in the IT faculty at Gothenburg University. It is my first year at GU, and I am extremely excited to start t… This week we're introducing a new writer on our international blog: Ameera! Say hi!
"10.10.2016 13:12:17" youtube.com Denis Mukwege Interview | Part 1 | Skavlan Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsFuk33M_2s More Skavlan Twitter: http://twitter.com/skavlantvshow Facebook: http://facebook.com/skavlantalkshow Inst... Next monday (17/10), Dr. Denis Mukwege will participate in an open lecture at the School of Business, Economics and Law about the situation of women being victims of sexual violence in DR Congo, and how they can become resources in their own healing and
"10.10.2016 12:54:40" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Getting colder? Getting funnier! Now that the weather is getting colder and the winter is coming, it is very common that we all spend more time indoors. But that doesn't mean that we'll let the bad weather ruin our mood because th… Winter is coming! Our student blogger Reá shares the best tips on what to do when the temperature drops.
"10.10.2016 12:14:34" Follow Rachel from UK on Snapchat! This is Rachel from the UK! She studies a Master's in Communication at the University of Gothenburg. Now you can follow her around for the entire week on our Snapchat account: uniofgothenburg :)
"10.10.2016 11:59:04" University of Gothenburg
"10.10.2016 11:59:04" University of Gothenburg
"06.10.2016 09:42:51" utbildning.gu.se The reasons why - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden International students don't end up in a remote Scandinavian town by chance. They come here because they share a set of beliefs and values – things like equality, sustainability and a modern approach to learning.They come because these are ideals we In the 2016 StudyPortals Award for Excellent International Student Satisfaction, international students rated their study experience at the University of Gothenburg with an average score of 9+. Read more about the reasons why coming here by following the
"27.09.2016 10:08:17" Timeline Photos The feeling you get when the study allowance reaches your bank accountFollow our Snapchat Ambassador and teacher student Josef this week! Use the Snapchat code in our profile pic or add uniofgothenburg.
"26.09.2016 17:00:00" studentgoteborg.com Learn how to dance Salsa SPORTS: While Salsa is sweeping across the globe, now is... Do you like to dance? Why not heat things up a bit and learn how to dance Salsa! Come on and take this opportunity to meet your fellow students on the dance floor.
No experience or dance partner is required.
"21.09.2016 17:00:38" studentgoteborg.com Free admission to Liseberg amusement park EXPLORE GOTHENBURG:Offer applies to one person for a single visit... Yippee! You just HAVE TO go to Liseberg while you are in Gothenburg! Do not miss this great opportunity to get free admission to the park on Saturday 24 September and Sunday 25 September.
"20.09.2016 17:00:00" studentgoteborg.com IFK Göteborg SPORTS: We invite you to experience great soccer at Gothenburg's... Like football/soccer?
You are invited to experience great soccer at Gothenburg's greatest arena!
"20.09.2016 07:45:13" Add us on Snapchat! Curious about the University life in Gothenburg? Follow our students on Snapchat! Add us by using the snapchat code, or our account name: uniofgothenburg. This week you can follow business student Fatima :)
"20.09.2016 07:30:13" University of Gothenburg
"20.09.2016 07:30:13" University of Gothenburg
"19.09.2016 15:00:01" studentgoteborg.com Explore Gothenburg by bike EXPLORE GOTHENBURG: Meet new friends and see the sights of... Discover the sights of our beautiful Gothenburg by bike on a guided bike tour. Wednesday September 21 and Thursday September 22.
NOTE! The activity is currently fully booked.
Please send an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and you will be put on a waiting
"15.09.2016 17:00:00" studentgoteborg.com Free admission to sharks, the rainforest and technology EXPLORE GOTHENBURG: In Gothenburg you are never far away from tropical... Did you know there is a real rainforest with apes and all in the middle of Gothenburg? No? We also have sharks, rays and clownfish. Want to see it with your own eyes? Then do not miss this exclusive opportunity! As a student you now get a free visit to
"14.09.2016 17:00:01" studentgoteborg.com GIC City Challange Göta International Student Association (GIC) invites you to a City... Ready for a wild hunt through the city of Gothenburg?
On Sunday September 18th, Göta International Student Association (GIC) invites you to a City Challenge!
"14.09.2016 11:36:51" handels.gu.se The School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg strengthens its position amongst the world's business schools - University of Gothenburg, Sweden The School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, has received a third international accreditation (AACSB). It thus becomes the only business school in Sweden that is what is popularly referred to as “Triple Crown” The School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg, has become the only business school in Sweden that is what is popularly referred to as “Triple Crown” accredited.
"10.09.2016 17:00:04" studentgoteborg.com Exclusive boat tour of Gothenburg EXPLORE GOTHENBURG:Don't miss this chance to discover Gothenburg on our... The best way to discover Gothenburg is probably by boat. Come join this exclusive free Paddan canal boat tour for students!
"09.09.2016 09:26:23" Timeline Photos WANTED: SOMEONE LIKE YOU
We are now looking for new Students Ambassadors who would like to work with us and help promoting the University. You don't need to hold a diploma in presentation techniques or have previous experience of guiding groups. We are
"08.09.2016 17:01:21" studentgoteborg.com Gothenburg's history EXPLORE GOTHENBURG: New in town? One way to get to... Curious to learn about Gothenburg's history? There is loads to tell and show you, so join this tour at Gothenburg City Museum.
"07.09.2016 17:00:01" studentgoteborg.com Second-hand tour GREEN GOTHENBURG: One of the best and most enjoyable ways... Like Second Hand stuff? Then you should definitely join this guided tour amongst all the best Second Hand shops in Haga and Linné.
"07.09.2016 17:00:01" studentgoteborg.com Welcome Evening at the Museum of World Culture MEETING PLACE: Don't miss this unique evening! Sallyswag will be... Don´t miss the Welcome Evening at the Museum of World Culture!
Sallyswag, cool sounds, exhibitions, good wrap sandwishes and drinks will be served.
First-come, first-served - so go register NOW!
"05.09.2016 07:00:02" studentportal.gu.se Student discounts – Student Portal On your GU-card there is a discount symbol from Mecenat that gives you access to thousands of student discounts. You are eligible for these discounts irrespective of your study load. If your study load is 75 procent or more, you also have access to travel Take advantage of the discounts you are entitled to as a student!
Learn more about how the GU card, Mecenat and the Student Card works.
"02.09.2016 11:53:00" studentgoteborg.com Beach volleyball – come along and play SPORTS: Welcome to the world's biggest indoor hall for beach... Missing the beach already?
Why not go play beach vollyeball indoors and join the tournament at September 20th.
Register by early September – the number of places is limited, so it's first come, first served!
"02.09.2016 07:05:30" studentportal.gu.se Help and Guidance – Student Portal Studying with disabilities, find study counselor or get help with your academic writing. You are not alone in wondering how everything works at the University. Dare to ask about campus activities, student health or how to use library resources. We have gathered some useful inputs for our students at the Student portal.
"02.09.2016 07:00:01" studentportal.gu.se Help and Guidance – Student Portal Studying with disabilities, find study counselor or get help with your academic writing. You are not alone in wondering how everything works at the University. Dare to ask about campus activities, student health or how to use library resources. We have gathered some useful inputs for our students at the Student portal.
"01.09.2016 12:00:02" Timeline Photos Join Ringön's street fair on Saturday September 3rd. Järnmalmsgatan along the sea will be transformed into a street festival with flea market, art, music and food. Local businesses have cleared out their stocks for the flea market, Global Picnic's food
"31.08.2016 07:00:00" Timeline Photos The GU card - your best friend at the university.
Access card, library card, printing card, student id - all in one. Hold on to it, use it frequently. Need to block your card? Read about the GU card here!
"30.08.2016 16:00:01" utbildning.gu.se Personal identity number - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden If you are planning to study in Sweden for one year or more, you need to be registered in the Swedish population register. Once registered, you will be issued a personal identity number, or Personnummer. To register you must apply in person at the Swedish Free mover students! This Thursday and Friday, 1-2 September, you can apply for a Swedish personal identity number at the University. Staff from the Tax agency will be there to guide you and answer your questions. Don't miss this opportunity; it's from
"30.08.2016 07:33:01" studentgoteborg.com Re:Cycle GRÖNA GÖTEBORG: Would you like to have the joy of... Need a bike to get around Gothenburg while you are here? Show up at this event, choose a bike, fix it and there you go!
"30.08.2016 07:00:00" studentportal.gu.se Student Portal - University of Gothenburg – Student Portal Welcome to the University's Student Portal. Current students can log in and access our web services and find information related to everyday life as a student in Gothenburg. The Student portal is the website for you as a student at the University of Gothenburg. We bring you the news, information and digital services you need.
"29.08.2016 15:07:35" Timeline Photos First day of the semester! We hope both new and "old" students have had a good start. Autumn 2016 here we come! ✏️
"29.08.2016 07:00:00" studentportal.gu.se Wifi and Internet connection – Student Portal Wifi and internet connection Wifi for everyone! We have wireless networks in most student areas, in our libraries and cafes. Problems connecting?
"26.08.2016 15:03:19" Study in Sweden We are in Gothenburg with Herolind from Gothenburg University and Akshay from Chalmers University of Technology. Ask them anything! And we're live! :-)
"26.08.2016 10:37:45" Interview with Marina, Andac and Herolind. Their impressions of Gothenburg, Sweden and life in general.
"26.08.2016 09:33:59" Timeline Photos Have lunch with us! At around 12.15-12.30 today Friday we will broadcast live while interviewing Marina and Andac – digital ambassadors from the Study in Sweden team who visits Gothenburg today - and Herolind, GU-student from the IT-faculty who is their
"26.08.2016 07:16:20" Timeline Photos Today the Study in Sweden student team will visit Gothenburg! Our IT-student Herolind will guide them through a day of GU-stuff. If you want to see what they are up to - and ask them questions - make sure to follow us on Facebook, Snapchat or Instagram
"24.08.2016 13:26:56" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post Welcome to Sweden and University of Gothenburg! Welcome day at Draken was more than successful. Lots of information, "fika" (coffee break) with cinnamon buns, lots of laughs and about 700! new international students from all over the world.
Now you know
"24.08.2016 12:52:09" Meeting international students at the Welcome day.
"24.08.2016 12:42:30" Meeting the new international students at the Welcome day.
"24.08.2016 12:31:17" Welcome day at University of Gothenburg. Half time break with refreshments.
"24.08.2016 07:47:01" studyinsweden.se New students: blog for us! | Study in Sweden Be the voice of international students in Sweden – apply to become a Study in Sweden Digital Ambassador Study in Sweden are now looking for students who are interested in joining their digital ambassador programme. As a digital ambassador, you'll represent your university, home country and Sweden to international students who are considering Sweden for
"23.08.2016 14:53:18" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post Finally! A new semester is approaching Arrival day number two today, how exciting to welcome new students from all over the world. We hope you will have a great time here in Gothenburg. And yes, the weather is always like this...
"23.08.2016 12:45:24" Study in Sweden Study in Sweden's official Facebook page, live from Stockholm. Follow us for all the latest information about higher education in Sweden. On Friday the 26th of August, Study in Sweden Campus Tour visits University of Gothenburg and Chalmers. The digital ambassadors Marina and Andac will be sharing it all with you on social media. So go follow them for updates on Instagram, Snapchat, and
"23.08.2016 12:14:53" ub.gu.se Reading room closed at the Humanities Library Starting August 23 the reading room at the Humanities Library is closed due to a damage in the roof that needs repair. It is unclear how long the repairs will take. You are welcome to use readers seats and group room at the Humanities Library instead.
"22.08.2016 09:15:32" utbildning.gu.se Welcome Programme - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The International Student Welcome Programme is held at the beginning of each semester. The programme of events and activities provides international students with practical information about the University and living in Gothenburg. It is also a perfect The first arrival day has come and gone, the second approaches. We want to again welcome you to Gothenburg. In case you're curious, we estimate that roughly 160 people arrived on the arrival day on Saturday, and we expect twice as many to arrive tomorrow!
"22.08.2016 09:11:00" studentportal.gu.se How to get your student discount at Västtrafik – Student Portal Are you going to travel by public transportation while studying here in Gothenburg? Here is how to get your student discount at Västtrafik. We have gathered the information and FAQs to help you!
"18.08.2016 06:44:42" youtube.com What is a Student Buddy? Student Buddies organize social activities for international students at the University of Gothenburg. Before arriving in Gothenburg, you can even apply for ... Nervous about arriving to Gothenburg and Sweden? Well it's totally normal. BUT there will be people here to receive you and make it fun and games. Who are we talking about? Our Student Buddies of course! More info and contact:
"16.08.2016 07:41:20" Timeline Photos Are you a student here? Do you love Snapchat? Maybe you're the one we are looking for!
It's time for the University of Gothenburg to enter the world of Snapchat. We are looking for six students who can manage our account and share the student experience
"15.08.2016 08:41:13" youtube.com Welcome Programme for new students at the University of Gothenburg The start of a new semester is always happy times for us! We love greeting new students to our university and do it by offering a programme full of events an... This Saturday the Welcome Programme for new international students starts with the official Arrival days. Watch the youtube-clip to know what to expect. More information is found on our website, http://gu.se/welcomeprogramme Can't wait to meet you all!
"10.08.2016 13:30:55" sweden.se Swedish weather and nature Swedes love to talk about Swedish weather. Spring, summer, fall and winter each have their own unique personalities. Rainy days in Gothenburg, hopefully the sun and warm weather will return next week! If you are moving to Gothenburg this semester, make sure to pack clothes that keeps you warm and comfortable during the colder seasons (if you don't want to shop here of
"08.08.2016 08:16:23" sweden.se 20 Swedish superstars in sports | sweden.se There is more to Swedish sports than just Zlatan Ibrahimovic - even though he is on this list. Today we celebrate. Sweden's Sarah Sjöstrom broke the world record in the women's 100 meter butterfly and won the Olympic gold medel in Rio on Sunday night. In relation to our modest population of 9.9 million, Sweden is a top tenner in the all-time
"29.07.2016 07:35:00" Timeline Photos If you applied in the second admission round in April, today is the last day to reply to your offer! Hope to see you here later in August :) www.universityadmissions.se
"26.07.2016 08:00:00" youtube.com Study in Sweden from A to Z Originators, innovators and creators. Food lovers, green thinkers, sun lovers and memory makers. Big ambitions, culture clashes and the Nobel Prize. A lot of... Study in Sweden
"24.07.2016 13:37:00" Welcome Programme! One month left until our Welcome Programe starts! Wiiieeeee :)
"20.07.2016 12:12:00" utbildning.gu.se Plan your trip and arrival One month left until the official Arrival Days begins! We are excited, how about you?
Don't forget to sign up for our pick-up before August 7!
"18.07.2016 13:15:00" Teri-Anne on skates Student Teri-Anne, first time on skates… :D See the full clip on YouTube: https://youtu.be/4kimP5zgu5w
"15.07.2016 09:06:00" Teri-Anne and Housing Get some useful tips about housing from Teri-Anne and her friends. See the full clip on YouTube: https://youtu.be/MqBQSmhEVdw
"14.07.2016 12:35:00" Timeline Photos Okey, let's try some Swedish: Jag kan inte gå ut ikväll, jag måste plugga..eller måste jag? Ja! Jag klarade tentan. Jag älskar dig.
Even though almost everyone speaks English pretty well in Sweden, it's a key to the Swedish culture to learn the
"12.07.2016 15:00:00" Timeline Photos Did you apply in the second admission round in April? If so, you will get the Notification of Selection Result today. It will be published on www.universityadmissions.se Don't forget to accept, before July 29!
"11.07.2016 09:03:00" Teri-Anne is one of the curious ones. Probably just like you. Follow her while she is out and about, experiencing the University. Watch the full clip on YouTube: https://youtu.be/a-FjplbT64M
"07.07.2016 13:00:00" Happy Summer!
Many of us will leave for holiday today and our students are enjoying the summer break. With that we let our activities here on Facebook ease into holiday mood. So please expect some delay when it comes to answering your questions. Opening
"06.07.2016 10:25:00" youtube.com This is Sweden This is Sweden – youtu.be/vfQU6pI51ww This is Sweden showcases facets of life in Sweden 'as is'. From generous paid parental leave and spontaneous skinny dip... We know, we are biased. But Sweden truly is beautiful, wouldn't you agree?
And a good place to study, learn and grow. Learn more about our society on https://sweden.se/society/
"05.07.2016 10:11:01" Timeline Photos Are you in Sweden during summer? Then we can recommend you to go to Tjärnö Aquarium, Sweden's most species-rich aquarium. Two marine biologists from the University are present to answer questions, and give so-called live presentations about i.e. oysters,
"04.07.2016 06:06:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Welcome to Göteborg #3 : International Students Unions For those last days of June, I decided to do a small serie of articles with useful informations about what will happen when you will arrive to Sweden. They will have as theme : the Arrivals Days, t… You will not be alone when you come to Gothenburg. You can easily get to know other International and Swedish students by joining the activities arranged by our International student organizations!
"01.07.2016 11:37:29" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Welcome To GU #2 : The Welcome Programs For those last days of June, I decided to do a small serie of articles with useful informations about what will happen when you will arrive to Sweden. They will have as theme : the Arrivals Days, t… What happens when you start a new semester at the University of Gothenburg? Read Student blogger Emy's blog post and find out!
"29.06.2016 07:19:54" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Welcome To GU #1 : Arrival days For those last days of June, I decided to do a small serie of articles with useful information about what will happen when you will arrive to Sweden. They will have as theme : the Arrivals Days, th… Planning your trip to Gothenburg? One big advice from us and student blogger Emy is to come here during the official Arrival days. Read more about it in the blog post below and on our website http://gu.se/education/incoming-student/your-trip-and-arrival
"24.06.2016 06:00:00" youtube.com Swedish Midsummer for Dummies Today is the day for the big Midsummer celebration in Sweden! School is out and nature has burst into life. It seems like the sun never sets. In fact, in the north of Sweden it doesn't, and in the south only for an hour or two. This calls for celebration!
"23.06.2016 06:00:00" Leisure time – Being a student at the University of Gothenburg Remember Bambi on ice… We've found the equivalent but in student-shape… ;-)
"21.06.2016 06:00:00" Traveling through the city – Being a student at the University... Student Teri-Anne finds the ferry to Lindholmen quite romantic. And the (almost) free public bicycles are great when you're in a hurry. If you have a friend that you think should learn the basics about how to get around in Gothenburg - tag them! (Epsiode
"20.06.2016 07:04:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com #thisisgu part 9 : Lindholmen and Eriksberg During the months of May and June, we bloggers, will report from different campuses and areas in Gothenburg. Today : Lindholmen and Eriksberg. Lindholmen is situated on the other side of the river … Explore our Campus by the water: Lindholmen! Our student blogger Emy takes you on a tour to Gothenburgs old harbour, nowadays home to University buildings, Science centers and residential buildings.
"19.06.2016 06:00:00" Places to stay – Being a student at the University of Gothenburg Finding housing is not easy. But it's not impossible, so don't panic! Do you know anyone who could need some input when it comes to finding housing? Tag them! (Epsiode 2/4)
Find out more
"17.06.2016 09:05:31" The way we study – Being a student at the University of Gothen... Teri-Anne is one of the curious ones. Probably just like you. Follow her while she is out and about, experiencing the university. Do you see anyone in the background that you know? Tag them! :-P (Epsiode 1/4)
Find out more about:
"17.06.2016 07:00:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com #Thisisgu part 8: Ostkupan We have now already discussed some of the important topics that every new student in Gothenburg needs to know before moving here. In this post I will talk about one of the student houses which is v… More housing info from our student bloggers! In the area "Kallebäck, you will find the 16th-floor student housing complex called "Ostkupan". What Ostkupan means? Read the blog post, and you will find out!
"16.06.2016 20:02:17" studentportal.gu.se Suspicious object at Medicinareberget was no bomb – Student Portal The suspicious object found during the afternoon at Medicinareberget has now been shot down. The Police have concluded that it wasn't a dangerous object. The suspicious object found during the afternoon at Medicinareberget has been shot down. The Police have concluded that it wasn't a dangerous object.
"16.06.2016 18:45:28" studentportalen.gu.se Premises vacated at Medicinareberget - The police bomb squad present At 15:30 a suspicious object was found at the university's premises at Medicinareberget. Police were called to the scene. After analysis of the object the police decided to evacuate the premises and cordon off a large area. For example, a student party Premises vacated at Medicinareberget - The police bomb squad present
"15.06.2016 14:44:16" Curious like you. Come visit a student residence.. Curious how it looks in a student residence here in Gothenburg? Come visit one in this 360 video.
Want to know more about student housing? http://utbildning.gu.se/education/studenthousing
Watch more 360 videos: http://bit.ly/1tezG8A
"15.06.2016 14:00:00" Timeline Photos Two tenure track research positions as Associate Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor) are currently advertised in Molecular Medicine with a focus on Respiratory Diseases and Life Science Chemistry respectively. Successful candidates will become part of
"15.06.2016 08:09:59" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com #thisisgu Part 7: Långgatorna and Linné During the month of may, we bloggers will report from different campuses and areas in Gothenburg. Linnégatan and surroundings is not the most centric place of the city, but for sure is where you wi… The reports from our city continue! Here you will take a tour in the west part of the innercity: Haga, Linné, Järntorget and of course Långgatorna. Have there ever been international students that haven't been to Andra Långgatan? Doubtful...
"14.06.2016 14:02:16" Timeline Photos Thanks to all who participated in #Westpride16, as important now as ever!
"12.06.2016 08:00:01" Timeline Photos This is it! West Pride parade today. We'll see you at Näckrosdammen 14:00! #westpride16 #thisisgu
"10.06.2016 08:00:00" West Pride-paraden med Göteborgs universitet! West Pride-paraden med Göteborgs universitet! Göteborgs universitet går under samlad flagg tillsammans med studenter, medarbetare, Göta studentkår och Sahlgrenska akademins studentkår. Alla är välkomna!
Vi samlas kl. 14:00 vid Näckrosdammen. Vi bjuder på fika! Först till kvarn! Paraden beräknas Walk with the University of Gothenburg in the West Pride parade this Sunday! Students, staff and student unions are joining together in the parade. Everybody is welcome! We meet up at Näckrosdammen 14:00. #westpride16 #thisisgu
"09.06.2016 11:38:31" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com West pride 2016 Today it starts the West Pride 2016, an LGBT festival held in Gothenburg, from the 8th to the 12th of June. You probably might have already seen how the city was being coloured everywhere by the ra… Student Blogger Mercé reflects over West Pride and the University of Gothenburgs involvement in the festival. :) Happy Pride!
"09.06.2016 07:21:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com University of Gothenburg You can´t miss that all over the city now is dressed in rainbow flags! West pride 2016 has just started in Gothenburg.
"09.06.2016 06:00:00" westpride.se The Making of a Soviet Transmasculinity Moscow based Nadia Plungian will present queer dimensions of the "new Soviet woman", familiar from the visual propaganda of the 1920s. This unusual modernist gender figure will also be placed in Don´t miss out on the Moscow based Nadia Plungian presentation about queer dimensions of the "new Soviet woman” #westpride16
"07.06.2016 14:35:50" Curious like you. Come along on a 360 ferry ride! University of Gothenburg has several nice campuses scattered across our beautiful city. One campus is located across the river at Lindholmen. Come along on a 360 ferry ride over the Göta river!
Want to know more about our campuses? Read our students'
"07.06.2016 13:03:55" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com #thisisgu Part 6: Änggården During the month of may, we bloggers will report from different campuses and areas in Gothenburg. Most of students choose to live in student apartments, but sometimes can also be good to explore ot… Housing, Housing, Housing! You have applied and gotten admitted to your dream programme. But where to live? Our student blogger Mercé lives in Änggården as a tenant. Read her reflections about the area and the advantages of being a tenant.
"03.06.2016 08:00:00" West Pride-paraden med Göteborgs universitet! West Pride-paraden med Göteborgs universitet! Göteborgs universitet går under samlad flagg tillsammans med studenter, medarbetare, Göta studentkår och Sahlgrenska akademins studentkår. Alla är välkomna!
Vi samlas kl. 14:00 vid Näckrosdammen. Vi bjuder på fika! Först till kvarn! Paraden beräknas West Pride starts next week: join us in the parade! #westpride16
"02.06.2016 12:33:03" Curious like you. Ride a bike in central Gothenburg In Gothenburg many students use a bike to get around. Try it, watch our 360-video from Vasagatan (a street you will be familiar with if you come here).
More about transportation in Gothenburg: http://gu.se/education/studentlife/transportation
"01.06.2016 09:38:43" Timeline Photos West Pride parade starts next week! The flags are hoisted! The University of Gothenburg participates as a proud partner of West Pride, an LGBT festival held in Gothenburg June 8 - June 12.
"31.05.2016 13:13:44" The University and the LGBT issue The University and the LGBT issue Welcome to a seminar during West Pride in Gothenburg. We will bring up the issue of the role of the university as an LGBT (un)friendly environment in society. How does the LGBT issue challenge the university as we plan and transform it?
"29.05.2016 11:47:00" gu.se Environmental pollution with antibiotics leads to resistance - University of Gothenburg, Sweden More and more people are infected with antibiotic resistant bacteria. But how do bacteria become resistant? A doctoral thesis from the University of Gothenburg, shows that environmental pollution has a role in this.
"27.05.2016 09:29:20" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com University of Gothenburg Explore Campus Linné, home to students studying Journalism and Mass Communication, Psychology and Global Studies at the University of Gothenburg.
Our student blogger Rea will guide you through old beautiful buildings with modern interior. Enjoy!
"25.05.2016 08:53:47" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post On 19 May, we had our end-of-the-semester event for international students Thank you all who came and celebrated with us! Unfortunately we didn't have the chance to take so many photos, maybe you have something you can share? :)
"23.05.2016 15:59:00" Timeline Photos Hello students! Would you like to participate in a psychology study on students' perceptions of romantic relationships?
Participants will be entered into a lottery to win a dinner for two.
The study will take place between June 1 - June 17 at
"23.05.2016 12:51:24" studentportal.gu.se Before leaving – Student Portal If you are about to leave the University of Gothenburg and Sweden, there are a few practical matters you need to take care of before leaving. We have listed below some of the most important steps that you may want to take. Are you going home? Here is some practical advice what to do before leaving Sweden or the University of Gothenburg!
"23.05.2016 09:58:15" utbildning.gu.se Sign up for pick-up service Autumn 2016! The Student Housing Services, together with numerous student buddies, organize a pickup service from Landvetter airport (GOT), the central station and the ferry terminals. All international students arriving on 20 or 23 August can sign up for pick-up Are you coming to the University of Gothenburg this autumn? If you arrive in Gothenburg during our arrival days, you can sign up for our pick-up service :)
"21.05.2016 08:06:00" Timeline Photos Today this year's edition of the half marathon Göteborgsvarvet is taking place. Good luck to all runners out there! Those who cross the finish line in Slottskogen will receive a medal designed by Sofia Bankeström, one of our design students at HDK.
"18.05.2016 07:20:04" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com University of Gothenburg Explore the campus area "Medicinareberget" together with our student blogger Mercè! Many great GIF's are promised :)
"17.05.2016 15:25:46" Akademin Valand "-To me fika is just the most natural thing."
One year ago, Fabian Schmid, came to Gothenburg and to Valand as an exchange student from Switzerland in the Photography BA. A year later, he came back to shoot the documentary series «fika: to have coffee». ”It's like a Swedish religion” :-D The Fika – that is.
One year ago, Fabian Schmid, came to the University of Gothenburg and to Valand as an exchange student from Switzerland in the Photography BA. A year later, he came back to shoot the documentary
"16.05.2016 13:06:50" Celebrate the end of the semester with us Celebrate the end of the semester with us On 19 May, we will have our end-of-the-semester event for international students, where we say good bye to those of you who are about to finish your studies in Sweden and return home, and wish those of you returning again for the autumn semester a happy Only a few days left until our end-of-the-semester event on Thursday. Included in the programme: a speech by the Vice-Chancellor, a 20-minute music performance by students at the Academy of Music and Drama and the announcement of the winner of the photo
"16.05.2016 11:27:29" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post A new blog post in the #thisisgu series! This time Rea has taken the tram to the residential area "Majorna", where you find the typical three-story buildings called "Landshövdingehus" and cozy local restaurants and shops. Enjoy!
"15.05.2016 15:20:00" gu.se University of Gothenburg Don't make important decisions when you´re hungry....
"14.05.2016 11:09:00" youtube.com SMASK GÖTEBORG 2016 Vinnare - Hypokondri Text & Musik: Julia Gustafsson Arrangemang: Martina Norén Sångare: Elin Månsson Dansare: Eva Liedholm Alexander Sandström Film & klippning: Gustav Palmgren Will you watch the Eurovision Song Contest tonight? The Swedes are crazy about this contest and hosting it in Sweden (Stockholm) this year is a big thing for many.
But… save some enthusiasm for the real thing – naturally taking place in Gothenburg in a
"13.05.2016 13:04:04" Gothenburg Greetings Not 13 but 30 seconds of Gothenburg-love is our gift to you before the weekend. Have a good one!
#thisisgu #gbgftw #Friday13 #vises
"13.05.2016 07:00:00" Förfest/Programsläpp • West Pride 2016 Förfest/Programsläpp • West Pride 2016 See further down for information in English.
Välkommen på förfest och programsläpp inför West Pride 2016. Smygläs festivalprogrammet och festa natten lång. Fri entré fram till 23.00.
PONYBOY (Feed the West Pride program release tonight at Yaki-Da! No entrance fee before 23. University of Gothenburg are a proud partners of West Pride. All are welcome to join us in the parade!
"12.05.2016 10:22:00" Timeline Photos J is for Jämställdhet (equality). University of Gothenburg is continually evolving in order to ensure a good working environment in which all employees and students regardless of gender are given the best opportunities to develop. An even gender
"10.05.2016 13:38:24" 360 lecture A lecture that will make your head spin. Experience the university of Gothenburg in a 360 video.
"10.05.2016 06:19:01" Timeline Photos I is for Institution (academic department). An academic department is a division of a university devoted to a particular academic discipline like historical studies, biomedicine, conservation, global studies, social work, marine sciences and psychology
"09.05.2016 11:53:22" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com University of Gothenburg First up in our blog series # thisisgu, was the residential area Olofshöjd. Now we turn our head to one of our campus areas, Campus Haga! Read student blogger Rea's guide :)
"06.05.2016 07:14:01" Timeline Photos H is for HP = Högskolepoäng (Higher education credits). 1.5 hp corresponds to one week of full-time studies, 30 hp is a semester and 60 hp represents a full academic year. 1 hp = 1 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System).
What's your H?
"06.05.2016 06:25:00" A lecture that will make your head spin A lecture that will make your head spin. Experience the university in 360-style.
"05.05.2016 09:50:00" Lunch i 360 Soon lunch time! What does a 360 lunch look like?
"04.05.2016 15:18:00" Study in 360 The Education Library is one of 8 libraries within the University and is situated in the very center of the city. A very popular place for students to study. If you haven't been there yet, use this 360 clip to see what it would be like.
"04.05.2016 08:57:08" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com University of Gothenburg During the month of May, our student bloggers Emy, Mercè and Rea will report from different campuses and areas in Gothenburg. First up is the Student housing area Olofshöjd. You will get a video tour, see pictures and get descriptions of the facilities.
"03.05.2016 06:09:01" Timeline Photos G is for GUL (Göteborgs Universitets Läroplattform) = University of Gothenburg's learning platform. It's a web-based platform with events and virtual rooms for information, communication and collaboration between teachers and students. #thisisgu
"02.05.2016 09:28:25" University of Gothenburg's cover photo
"02.05.2016 09:28:25" University of Gothenburg's cover photo
"02.05.2016 06:15:00" A tram ride in 360 Take a tram ride with us! Experience the everyday student life in Gothenburg in 360 degrees
"29.04.2016 15:08:00" Student pub - in 360 Friday and nothing to do? Join us for a 360 night at the student pub :-)
"28.04.2016 14:44:32" gu.se New website makes the work with the refugee issue visible - University of Gothenburg, Sweden At present, about 60 million people are fleeing their home countries. In order to handle the present refugee situation and find sustainable ways forward, there is a great need for research and education. The University of Gothenburg has created a new website "Refugees" to show how the University can contribute.
"28.04.2016 09:24:02" gotastudentkar.se 30th of April: Traditional celebration of Valborg at Trädgårdsföreningen 14:00 Valborg on Saturday 30th, is a Swedish holiday and University students all over Sweden celebrate it a bit extra!
A parade will go from Handelshögskolan (School of Business, Economics and Law) around 12.45. If you study at Sahlgrenska Academy, you can go
"27.04.2016 15:05:00" Timeline Photos F is for Fakultet (faculty) = a department within a university, devoted to a particular branch of knowledge. University of Gothenburg consists of 8 faculties. At the picture: a map of the Faculty of Educational Sciences
What is your F like?
"25.04.2016 09:39:45" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com University of Gothenburg Gothenburg citizens are obsessed with Cherry Blossoms this time of year. Our Mercè guides you to the best places to enjoy them in our Student blog. #cherryblossomgbg
"22.04.2016 10:01:01" Timeline Photos E is for Examensarbete. To get your degree you need to do a degree project, in a group or alone. The degree project is usually within the specialization that the student has chosen and comprises 7,5 - 30 credits. #thisisgu #universityofgothenburg
"20.04.2016 13:19:40" Timeline Photos Spring is in the air! #finally #sun #påsklilja #daffodil #thisisgu
"20.04.2016 13:12:17" Finding accommodation in Gothenburg! Coming to Gothenburg this autumn? Here are some advice on finding a place to live! :)
"18.04.2016 11:55:03" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com The Swedish number 250 years ago Sweden was the first country in the world to introduce a constitutional law to abolish censorship. To celebrate this anniversary Sweden now has become the first country in the world t… Want to know more about Sweden? Just call a Swede.
"15.04.2016 14:40:28" Celebrate the end of the semester with us Celebrate the end of the semester with us On 19 May, we will have our end-of-the-semester event for international students, where we say good bye to those of you who are about to finish your studies in Sweden and return home, and wish those of you returning again for the autumn semester a happy
"15.04.2016 14:00:39" studentportal.gu.se Welcome Services Newsletter - Sign-up form – Student Portal Welcome Services' newsletter is produced primarily for international students, but may be of interest to anyone studying at the University of Gothenburg. In each letter, we write about things going on at the university, as well as promote the activities International Students at the University of Gothenburg: How about a half-day excursion outside Gothenburg?
On Saturday, 23rd April, Welcome Services organises a free excursion to Varberg, an old coastal town 70km south of Gothenburg.
There are a few
"15.04.2016 09:40:35" D is for doktorand. Simon Moberg Oleszkiewicz is a Ph.D. Student at the department of psychology. He is performing one of the important last steps of being a Ph.D. Student, nailing his dissertation to the wall in the university main building.
What is your
"15.04.2016 09:37:46" universityadmissions.se Courses and Programmes - University of Gothenburg Today April 15 is the last day to apply in our second admission round (only for EU students or those who already hold a residence permit in Sweden) You apply via University Admissions. Hope to see you in Gothenburg this autumn :)
"14.04.2016 11:00:01" Science Slam - Who holds the best three minutes lecture? Science Slam - Who holds the best three minutes lecture? Science Slam is a way to present your research to a non-expert audience.
In 3 minutes the researcher presents his or her research: the purpose of the research, research findings, research impact and so on. The researchers who amaze, enlighten and Tomorrow scientists from the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers will clash together in the Science Slam! The audience decides the winner in the battle of the best three minute lecture according to how entertaining, understandable and comprehensive it
"12.04.2016 07:58:46" vetenskapsfestivalen.se Vetenskapsfestivalen Göteborg With hundreds of activities and about 70,000 visits The International Science Festival in Gothenburg is one of Europe's leading popular science events and the only one of its kind in Sweden. One of the largest popular science festivals in Europe starts this week! 350 public programmes, free of charge!
"09.04.2016 08:48:00" utbildning.gu.se Our Welcome Programme - the perfect opportunity for orientation and for meeting new friends The International Student Welcome Programme is held at the beginning of each term. The programme of events and activities provides international students with practical information about the university and living in Gothenburg. It is also a perfect Hello future students of University of Gothenburg! Still some time to go until we meet… But please feel assured that we will take care of you once you arrive here in August :-)
"08.04.2016 11:15:52" utbildning.gu.se Course & Programme Search - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Our courses and programmes at the University of Gothenburg One week left for students from EU or students that have a residence permit in Sweden to apply in our second admission round. All our individual courses for autumn 2016 is available, and most of our programmes, except programmes in Fine, Applied and
"08.04.2016 09:36:21" Science Slam - Who holds the best three minutes lecture? Science Slam - Who holds the best three minutes lecture? Science Slam is a way to present your research to a non-expert audience.
In 3 minutes the researcher presents his or her research: the purpose of the research, research findings, research impact and so on. The researchers who amaze, enlighten and
"08.04.2016 08:22:23" utbildning.gu.se Student Housing - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Student Housing Services There are a number of options when it comes to finding a place to stay in Gothenburg. There is however a high demand for accommodation, especially in the beginning of the autumn term. The key for success is to start the process of looking for a place to
"06.04.2016 14:36:15" Timeline Photos Curious on how life in Gothenburg looks like? Follow our Instagram account https://www.instagram.com/universityofgothenburg/ and our hashtag thisisgu. You also get to see a lot of Gothenburg pics on the hashtag "gbgftw" :)
"04.04.2016 09:48:02" utbildning.gu.se Information for incoming international students Are you coming to Gothenburg this Autumn? Congratulations on your admission, hope you have celebrated! And now there are some things to prepare, like residence permit, insurance questions and tickets to book. :) Not too worry, here is a guide:
"01.04.2016 14:22:36" Did you apply for the University of Gothenburg Scholarship? Wondering about the process?
Our admission office will soon send out information to all the applicants. The notifications, if you will be offered a scholarship or not, is sent out around the
"01.04.2016 10:24:07" What is a student buddy? Are you moving to Gothenburg in August? Nervous? Don't be. Our students will help you settle in!
"29.03.2016 16:08:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Why Gothenburg? Every time I answer the question: Where are you from? I get a surprised face and the question: Why Sweden, why Gothenburg? Well, to be honest I did not know anything about Sweden before I found out… Congratulations to those of you who have received an offer of a place on a master’s programme at the University of Gothenburg today! Many of you probably chose between a place here or at another university. So why Gothenburg? Our student Naza shares her
"29.03.2016 15:01:33" Study in Sweden Have you been accepted to studies in Sweden this autumn? Share your Study in Sweden pride on your profile with these cover photos! PS, don't forget to 'like' the photo you use so we know which ones are your favourites. Did you get in? Here are some cover photos to break the news that you are studying in Sweden next semester! :)
"29.03.2016 07:17:52" universityadmissions.se Notification of selection results - Universityadmissions.se Students will receive two Notification of Selection Results, one after each of the two selection rounds. The results of these selection rounds will be presented in your Notifications. This afternoon the first notification of selection results will be published on universityadissions.se for master’s studies applicants! Log in to your account and see what the future holds for you. Good luck!
"26.03.2016 13:23:46" Wishing you a Glad påsk - Happy Easter!
"23.03.2016 15:06:59" sweden.se Easter | sweden.se Many Swedes celebrate Easter in the country together with relatives from near and far. It’s a great opportunity to open up the holiday house, cleaning away Easter is knocking on the door! Learn more about easter eggs, witches and Mount Blåkulla....
"16.03.2016 13:00:00" utbildning.gu.se Courses and Programmes Autumn 2016 Are you from Europe? Can you move to Sweden without a residence permit?
If so, you are welcome to apply in our second admission round, deadline 15 April. All our individual courses for autumn 2016 is available, and most of our programmes, except
"16.03.2016 09:56:37" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post C is also for “Computer Science! (Göteborg has one of the most beautiful IT-faculty's I've ever seen)”, according to IT-student @Lien Block. More C:s out there, anyone?
Picture credits Lien Block @Kaptajn_Nord
#thisisgu #abc #universityofgothenburg
"16.03.2016 06:46:01" Timeline Photos C is for cykel (bicycle). Biking s the fastest way to get from the lectures to the library. Gothenburg is (a part from the weather) a bike friendly city and a bicycle is a great way to get around.
What is your C?
"15.03.2016 14:27:59" WORKSHOP: “The Power of Networking": How to network in Sweden and get practical experience during your studies. WORKSHOP: “The Power of Networking": How to network in Sweden and get practical experience during your studies. This workshop provides practical on-the-spot experience about networking in Sweden, and aims to develop networking skills and a positive mindset. The workshop is based on active participation and includes various activities designed to highlight the
"11.03.2016 14:27:45" International Student Photo Contest International Student Photo Contest Welcome Services invites you to join the second edition of our photo contest for international students!
THEME: THIS IS MY [ADJECTIVE] SPRING
Whether you use a pocketable phone or a super expensive mega camera the size of an airplane, you could be the
"10.03.2016 11:00:06" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post The University of Gothenburg coordinates protection for threatened researchers!
Yesterday the Swedish section of Scholars at Risk, an international network that works for promoting and safeguarding academic freedom, was launched. We have been a part of
"10.03.2016 09:34:16" Timeline Photos Let's celebrate the nice weather with a nice student interview!
Name: Emma Friberg
From: Skövde, Sweden
Studies: Teaching for upper secondary school
Best thing about her program: The combination of subject-studies and internship. We combine
"10.03.2016 06:57:00" Timeline Photos B is for bibliotek (library). This is one of ten libraries at the university which together loan out more than 500 000 books in a year. Photo: @sofijoh at Ekonomiska biblioteket.
What is your B?
#thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #gustudentabc #abc
"08.03.2016 08:42:36" Timeline Photos That’s some bouquet of tulips student instagrammer Jessica has snapped! Something to light up this grey morning. Today we dedicate it to all women around the world :-) P.S Don’t forget our event today https://www.facebook.com/events/1575204339471268/
"08.03.2016 07:08:00" utbildning.gu.se University of Gothenburg Are you interested in studying and learning Swedish? Here you will find some useful information.
"07.03.2016 16:51:00" Timeline Photos A to Ö in education world. A is for Akademisk kvart (Academic quarter). When your schedule says 10 am the lecture will, at some departments, actually start 10.15. This dates back to a time when students would not have a watch (or a smartphone for that
"07.03.2016 10:08:01" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post Oops, it dit it again. Which team are you on – the one that wants more snow, or the one that wants spring? #snow #alittlewet #thisisgu #thisisgbg
"06.03.2016 13:13:00" sqore.com Make a Difference Together With The School of Business, Economics and Law | University of Gothenburg Compete with your idea for a more sustainable world!
This is your chance to show your skills and compete for a travel grant to visit Gothenburg, where you will get to meet and listen to the representatives of some of Sweden's biggest companies!
"05.03.2016 12:32:53" Timeline Photos Yesterday, students from the Sprintus program/Angeredgymnasiet visted the Faculty of Arts. We want to say: welcome to the university of Gothenburg and we hope to see you soon in the future!
"04.03.2016 15:09:03" utbildning.gu.se Accommodation in Gothenburg Rent a private room or live in a shared flat in a student residence. There are plenty of alternatives in Gothenburg for international students. But since the demand for housing is high, it is important that students are flexible and open to living in a Did you apply to Gothenburg? Are you wondering how it works with accommodation. Here is useful information for you.
"03.03.2016 16:45:01" Timeline Photos Soon the weekend and with that the hope for some sun. Student instagrammer Jessica snapped this the other day when the sun was out. Feel free to follow us on Instagram for more pictures from our students’ everyday life @universityofgothenburg #jessicapåGU
"03.03.2016 14:01:27" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com New student ? People are here to welcome you ! Are you worrying about finding friends in this new place, about having something to do in your free time ? Don’t worry there is lot of people here to help you and welcome you =). The welcome … Emy came to Gothenburg for her exchange experience, fell in love with Gothenburg and came back for a full Master’s programme. Rea put her feet on Gothenburgian ground 1,5 years ago and thought that the cold rain was a sweet welcome :-) Both of them are
"02.03.2016 16:22:41" utbildning.gu.se Majdouline - The academic activist When I was about 10 years old there was a big scandal in Morocco, my home country. A girl, about my age, went to the grocery store to get olives for her mother. But she never came back. Days went by and everybody wondered what had happened to her. Later On Tuesday March 8, it's International Women's day. Our student Majdouline Lyazidi decided early on to fight for women's rights, much due to a horrifying tragedy in her home country Morocco. It took her all the way to Gothenburg. Read the interview!
"02.03.2016 08:10:01" sqore.com Make a Difference Together With The School of Business, Economics and Law - University of Gothenburg Want to make a difference?
Compete with your idea for a more sustainable world. This is your chance to show your skills and compete for a travel grant to visit Gothenburg, where you will get to meet and listen to the representatives of some of Sweden's
"01.03.2016 08:00:51" hsb.se HSB Living Lab Stay here Are you brave enough to stay in HSB Living Lab? HSB Living Lab will be completed at Campus Johanneberg in the spring of 2016 – 28 apartments which will be ready to move into by spring/summer 2016. Find out more about the project and how to apply on the
"01.03.2016 07:18:00" utbildning.gu.se Open for late application - University of Gothenburg, Sweden The first admission round for programmes starting Autumn 2016, closed on January 15. But a few of our programmes are open for late applications. Did you miss the first round of applications? There are still a few programs that are open for late applications.
Find out wich programs and apply here:
"29.02.2016 14:30:00" gu.se Unique partnership paves the way for socioeconomic growth in Uganda - University of Gothenburg,... Two universities in Uganda, Mbarara University of Science and Technology and School of Computing & Informatics Technology of Makerere are launching a unique partnership with the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers.
The intention is to enhance the ICT
"29.02.2016 08:57:49" Göteborg/Gothenburg: The Official Guide Tonight Alicia Vikander, from Gothenburg, won an Oscar for supporting actress for her role in 'The Danish Girl'.
Congratulations from Gothenburg!
"28.02.2016 15:28:01" guexed.com Gothenburg Executive MBA 2016 | School of Executive Education The Gothenburg Executive MBA is the only AMBA-accredited MBA in Sweden. A part-time management programme conducted in English over 21 months Take your next step with confidence! Gothenburg Executive MBA with Nordic-Asian focus at the Schoool of Busniess, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg.
"26.02.2016 17:04:33" Sweden.se In Sweden, there is a place called "Happiness". Or "The Happiness" if translated literally. Happy weekend to you! With one of the beautiful words in the Swedish language , we wish you a great weekend!
"25.02.2016 13:49:02" gu.se Refined interview technique can reveal plans of terror: How to get answers without asking... Refined interview technique can reveal plans of terror: How to get answers without asking questions!
The idea dates back to the renowned WWII interrogator Hanns Scharff, but has now – for the first time – been empirically validated by doctoral student
"25.02.2016 07:51:40" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post What does a girl from Borås, who intend to become a social worker, a teacher student in the final sprint, and Gothenburg patriotic Greek, have in common? They fill GU's Instagram account with nice pictures! Go in and have look, you’ll find us here
"22.02.2016 17:32:01" akademinvaland.gu.se A Summer of Contemporary Art and Politics - University of Gothenburg, Sweden This summer Valand Academy in Gothenburg, is introducing a new summer course to raise awareness and discussions on contemporary art and politics. During the same period three other courses are offered in practical art works and digital photography. Are you interested in contemporary art or politics? Or maybe both?
Have a look at the summer courses offered by Valand Academy. Last day to apply is March 15.
"13.02.2016 08:06:01" Today is the last day to apply for our Scholarships if you have applied to a Master's Programme starting 2016 and pay tuition in Sweden. Apply before Midnight CET! http://gu.se/education/admissions/scholarships/the-university-of-gothenburg-study-scho
"11.02.2016 09:52:48" Happy Thursday! Don't forget to apply for our Scholarship Programmes, if you have applied for a Master's Programme 2016 and need to pay tuition in Sweden! Deadline Saturday February 13, midnight CET. Good Luck to all applicants :)
"10.02.2016 19:49:19" gu.se Strategy for increasing survival of mothers and newborns. FreeImages/valeriolobello News detail In several South Asian countries, midwifery is not an established profession. As a result, complications in both mothers and newborns are extremely common. Doctoral candidate Malin Bogren presents a strategy on how the midwifery profession can be est
"09.02.2016 15:03:53" Semla Today we celebrate one of the important pastry days here in Sweden. The fat Tuesday or Semeldagen as it’s also known by. The semla is enjoyed by many including journalism student Frida Geisler on one of Gothenburg’s trams.
"07.02.2016 17:03:18" gu.se Global Challenges: Future Oceans - University of Gothenburg, Sweden The marine oceans play a key role in the ongoing climate change, buffering against even more rapid increase of temperature and carbondioxid in the atmosphere. This has a price, however, with warmer oceans and increased "acidification". How will the n The marine oceans play a key role in the ongoing climate change. How will the new physical state affect marine biodiversity and marine ecosystems and the services they provide to the human society? Is there a hope?
Learn more at the Future Oceans se
"03.02.2016 12:21:03" University of Gothenburg's cover photo
"03.02.2016 12:21:03" University of Gothenburg's cover photo
"02.02.2016 15:04:01" Timeline Photos Rainy days in Gothenburg! Our student Viktoria thinks that "Swedishness" is a way to live in harmony with the forces of nordic nature. And she does it in a pair of red rubber boots! How do you cope with rain?
"01.02.2016 15:09:22" utbildning.gu.se APPLICATION DEADLINE FEBRUARY 13! Applied for a Master's Programme autumn 2016? Do you need to pay tuition fees in Sweden? Check out our scholarship programmes!
"29.01.2016 14:51:01" goteborg.com Welcome Programme As a new student in Gothenburg you are invited to a fully loaded welcome programme with lots of fun activities and meeting places. Get to know your fellow students at Chalmers and the University of Gothenburg and discover the best of what the city ha New student in Gothenburg? Get to know new people and possibly also some new salsa dancemoves at Studenternas hus this Sunday.
"26.01.2016 16:22:00" hallbarhet.se Hållbarhet | En inspirationsdag för studenter vid Chalmers och Göteborgs universitet Nu är anmälan öppen! Postat 12 maj, 2015 av hallbarhet Svara Studentdagen Hållbarhet är en inspirationsdag inom hållbar utveckling för studenter på Göteborgs universitet och Chalmers. Hållbarhet går av stapeln tisdagen den 9 februari 2016, på Pedagog All students at Chalmers and University of Gothenburg are welcome to the Student Sustainability Day -
Studentdagen Hållbarhet, February 9th 2016 at Pedagogen.
Read more and register before February 1st here:
"25.01.2016 12:59:49" studentportalen.gu.se Student discount at Västtrafik To be eligible for the student discount at Västtrafik you need to be studying on a course that allows you to receive student aid from CSN, and study at a minimum of at least 10 weeks at a study rate of at least 50%. Struggling with how to get student discount when traveling with Västtrafik? (Public transportation in Gothenburg) Here is useful information for you.
"21.01.2016 14:51:09" The snow is still very present in Gothenburg. Also we have perfect pulka slopes just behind the university. #thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #pulka #snö #thisisgbg #göteborg
"21.01.2016 12:16:29" Study in Sweden How Gimmy learned to stop slipping and love the ice - and how you can, too. How to master icy streets in Gothenburg :-)
"20.01.2016 09:16:53" Timeline Photos #narnia #snow #thisisgu #thisisgbg :-)
"20.01.2016 07:49:00" studentportal.gu.se University of Gothenburg Mercè is one of our student bloggers. If you want to join her and us in the job as digital ambassador (only valid for students currently studying at the University), then click and apply here. Last day for application is 29 January.
"20.01.2016 07:34:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Remembering my first moments and thoughts in Gothenburg It has been one year and a half but I still remember the arrival to Gothenburg as it was yesterday. I was on the plane, all alone, getting crazy by moments. I was going to a country never visited b... Some of you are probably new in Gothenburg and also new in Sweden. Something that to be honest can be a pretty overwhelming. Our blogger Mercè sums up her first time in Sweden in this blogpost.
"19.01.2016 14:29:24" studentportal.gu.se Bloggers, Instagrammers - we are looking for you! – Student Portal We are currently looking for new talents who can work with us and our current group of digital ambassadors, on our Swedish, English and Chinese blogs and on Instagram. For our Instagram account we are looking for both Swedish and International poster To our current students of the University of Gothenburg: We are now looking for new talents who can work with us and our group of digital ambassadors, on our Swedish, English and Chinese blogs and on Instagram. Read more and apply here! Last day for
"19.01.2016 12:26:37" utbildning.gu.se Welcome Programme - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The International Student Welcome Programme is held at the beginning of each term. The programme of events and activities provides international students with practical information about the University and living in Gothenburg. It is also a perfect o INFORMATION DAY FOR ALL NEW INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
As you might have noticed there is a lot of snow and some traffic problems today.
The fair and information day will take place as planned at Medicinaregatan 20A, despite the beautiful snow.
"19.01.2016 10:30:16" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com A "normal" day walking to the university ? Pics of my way to the university today! At least one of us got to Uni today despite all snow! :-D We’re open as normal but classes might be delayed due to the problems of teachers etc getting in to town. Have a lookout at GUL, e-mails and other communication channels that your department u
"19.01.2016 08:26:01" universityadmissions.se Master's Programmes - University of Gothenburg Late applications A few Master's Programmes starting autumn 2016 are open for late applications!
There will also be a second admission round for some of our programmes and all individual courses, starting autumn 2016. The application period is between 15 March-15 Apr
"19.01.2016 08:07:45" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post We got (even more) snow!
"18.01.2016 15:55:00" goteborg.com Welcome Programme As a new student in Gothenburg you are invited to a fully loaded welcome programme with lots of fun activities and meeting places. Get to know your fellow students at Chalmers and the University of Gothenburg and discover the best of what the city ha New student in Gothenburg? Dont miss the chans to get to know your new city and the welcome program arranged by Student Göteborg.
"18.01.2016 11:58:30" New international students! Don’t forget the welcome meeting today 5pm in the main building in Vasaparken.
"18.01.2016 09:02:02" University of Gothenburg's cover photo
"18.01.2016 09:02:02" University of Gothenburg's cover photo
"18.01.2016 06:29:00" Timeline Photos The spring semester starts today! Good luck students!
"16.01.2016 11:00:00" This weekend we had the privilege to welcome our new international students to Gothenburg and the university. This is what it looked like. Arrival day January 2016 This weekend we had the privilege to welcome our new international students to Gothenburg and the university. This is what it looked like.
"16.01.2016 11:00:00" This weekend we had the privilege to welcome our new international students to Gothenburg and the university. This is what it looked like. Arrival day January 2016 This weekend we had the privilege to welcome our new international students to Gothenburg and the university. This is what it looked like.
"15.01.2016 14:23:00" bbc.com Is this the sweet secret to Swedish success? Fika, a custom where people gather to eat, drink, and talk, is all but a mandatory workplace tradition in Sweden. And the trend is catching on elsewhere. The time for ideas and decisions.
Or why fika is so important.
"14.01.2016 14:53:56" Timeline Photos Throwback to arrivalday August 2013. This Saturday we will get to welcome our new international students in Gothenburg. Always exciting!
#thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #throwbackthursday #tbt #exhange
"14.01.2016 08:39:38" Timeline Photos Apply for programmes starting Autumn 2016 - Deadline tomorrow January 15!
The programmes we offer: http://bit.ly/1RG0qZm
Apply via university admissions: http://bit.ly/1xbwFFi
"13.01.2016 09:51:42" Dress warmly! The next few days will be a little chilly here in Gothenburg. Our colleague Nils, gives us tips on how to dress for the cold!
"13.01.2016 07:51:00" youtube.com Welcome Programme for new students at the University of Gothenburg The start of a new semester is always happy times for us! We love greeting new students to our university and do it by offering a programme full of events an... It is soon time for our international students to arrive for the new semester.
If you are on your way here, this is what will happen next. Hope to se you soon!
"09.01.2016 14:30:00" utbildning.gu.se We offer 65 Master's Programmes and two Bachelor's Programmes. Application deadline January 15! Study in Gothenburg Autumn 2016 - The right place for the independent minded. Don't forget to apply before January 15!
"09.01.2016 06:49:43" Timeline Photos #thisisgu
"08.01.2016 09:59:01" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Hockey match, or how it comes that I met Apaches. Last Saturday I went to Scandinavium with some friends, to see a hockey match. On ice. Because of this last tiny detail I was somehow expecting to literally froze inside of the stadium. But no worr... Our student blogger Clémence went to see a hockey match before christmas and (almost) became a devoted Frölunda indians fan.
"07.01.2016 15:19:00" matadornetwork.com The 17 funniest expressions in Swedish (and how to use them) "#2. A Swede doesn’t “beat around the bush”… he “walks like the cat around hot porridge.” (Gå som katten kring het gröt)" Ingen fara på taket! Here are most of the important expressions you need to know in the swedish language.
"07.01.2016 09:42:01" utbildning.gu.se The Volvo Group Scholarship The collaboration between Volvo Group and the School of Business, Economics and Law has resulted in a Scholarship for Business Students from China and India. Are you from India or China? Study one of our Master's Programmes in Business and apply for the Volvo Group Scholarship.
"04.01.2016 12:21:00" Do you need to pay tuition fee in Sweden? Check out our Scholarship options from students outside EU.
"31.12.2015 13:48:40" Timeline Photos Happy New year to all of you!
"30.12.2015 15:55:01" utbildning.gu.se Study Swedish - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The University of Gothenburg offers a wide range of programmes and courses if you are fluent in Swedish. Unfortunately we don’t offer full time studies in Swedish. If you wish to study Swedish full time, for in-depth learning, there are other options For the best experience of Gothenburg a little bit of swedish may be usefull. Read more about the options here.
"29.12.2015 11:13:18" utbildning.gu.se OUR PROGRAMMES Study in Gothenburg Autumn 2016 - The right place for the independent minded. We offer 65 Master's Programmes and two Bachelor's Programmes. Application deadline January 15!
"28.12.2015 09:11:49" gu.se University of Gothenburg Creating 80 Trainee Positions for Refugees The University of Gothenburg takes an active part in our society. Just before Christmas it was decided that we will offer 80 trainee positions for refugees. And there is more to come, says Pro-Vice-Chancellor Helena Lindholm.
"24.12.2015 07:12:57" Timeline Photos Merry Christmas to all of you from the University of Gothenburg!
"23.12.2015 07:18:01" gu.se Opening hours winter holiday - Contact, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Need to get in contact with us during the holidays?
Here you find our opening hours during the holiday season. Merry Christmas to all our followers :)
"22.12.2015 13:51:36" youtube.com Alicia Vikander Shares Swedish Glogg with Will Ferrell and Jimmy Alicia Vikander gets chummy with Will Ferrell as they share a Swedish cheers and leave Jimmy a little left out. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Ji... In Sweden one of the ways of getting in holiday spirit is to drink glögg (mulled wine). So even if you need to study, drink some "glögg" while doing it. Just like the Gothenburg born star Alicia Vikander did, when she was a guest at the Tonight Show.
"18.12.2015 08:16:47" Högskolan för scen och musik En gång till - från nära håll! #sanktalucia Yes, our big Lucia celebration here in Sweden was last week but we think that our talented students from our Academy of Music and Drama are worth a flashback, don't you :-)
"14.12.2015 11:01:16" Timeline Photos The forest of christmas trees outside Samhällsvetenskapliga biblioteket. #thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #göteborgsuniversitet #christmastree #julgren #haga #gamlastadsbibliotek #bibliotek #göteborg #frost
"13.12.2015 06:30:00" Swedish Lucia for dummies Not in Sweden to enjoy Lucia this year? Have a sneak peek at what is going on here today.
"11.12.2015 11:30:21" utbildning.gu.se MFA IN FINE ART OR PHOTOGRAPHY AT VALAND ACADEMY Are you an contemporary artist or photographic practitioner? Do you feel that now is the time to be more than a number or a paying guest in an educational factory? If you have something to say about the world —then we’re here, ready and waiting for y
"10.12.2015 14:16:43" nobelprize.org Nobelprize.org Nobelprize.org, Official web site of the Nobel Prize Happy Nobel day! Today all the Nobel prize winners will get their prizes at the award ceremony followed by the Nobel banquet at the Stockholm City Hall.
You can watch the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony, starting at 4.30 CET here:
"10.12.2015 10:33:21" universityadmissions.se Apply to Swedish universities, courses, and programmes: University Admissions in Sweden –... Universityadmissions.se is the official website for international students who wish to apply for studies in Sweden. Here, you can find out more about the educational system, learn about other important agencies and find links to their websites and, m Can you believe that we are just about a month away from the Spring semester 2016?
Log in to your account at www.universityadmissions.se to check the Notification of Selection Results for the Spring semester 2016. Remember that you must reply to any
"09.12.2015 21:35:00" goteborg.com The Singing Christmas Tree Don't miss this startling and atmospheric tradition! Local choirs are singing beautiful carols from the stage in the shape of a Christmas tree. Don't miss this startling and atmospheric tradition! Local choirs are singing beautiful carols from the stage in the shape of a Christmas tree. You can hear the choirs at least twice per day, all the way until December 23.
"09.12.2015 13:30:00" cntraveler.com Here are 8 things that Swedes do better, according to Condé Nast Traveler. Do you agree?
"09.12.2015 06:01:26" www.nobelweekdialogue.org Nobel Week Dialogue Nobel Week Dialogue 2015 - The Future of Intelligence Today is Nobel week dialogue in Gothenburg with the exciting theme Future of intelligence. Even if you are not in Gothenburg you can still follow the event from wherever you, starting at 10 am Swedish time.
"08.12.2015 12:55:01" Timeline Photos Do you have a question or two about the Lucia tradition? What do you want to know? Ask your questions on the university Periscope @goteborgsuni to an expert on lucia at 15:30 or post your question in the comments.
"08.12.2015 11:00:00" A few weeks ago we invited our international studentes for glögg, lussekatter and Lucia celebrations.
We are so happy that so many of you showed up! Lucia at the University of Gothenburg! A few weeks ago we invited our international studentes for glögg, lussekatter and Lucia celebrations.
We are so happy that so many of you showed up!
"08.12.2015 11:00:00" A few weeks ago we invited our international studentes for glögg, lussekatter and Lucia celebrations.
We are so happy that so many of you showed up! Lucia at the University of Gothenburg! A few weeks ago we invited our international studentes for glögg, lussekatter and Lucia celebrations.
We are so happy that so many of you showed up!
"07.12.2015 18:06:00" learningswedish.se Learning Swedish Hur bra är din svenska? If your Swedish is so and so here is something to do over the holidays.
This free online course will teach you all the basics in Swedish, perfect if you are heading here for next semester or so.
"07.12.2015 16:04:24" Lucia at the University of Gothenburg! Lucia at the University of Gothenburg! On the 8th of December all international students at the University of Gothenburg are invited to an evening filled with light, music and mingling.
Whether you are leaving at the end of the autumn term or staying here for a longer time, this evening NOTE: Changed location for tomorrows Lucia celebrations for international students:
Due to damages caused by the storm last Friday, we are no longer able to hold our Lucia event in Vasaparken. We will instead meet at the Conference centre Wallenberg.
"07.12.2015 12:59:36" Lucia at the University of Gothenburg! Lucia at the University of Gothenburg! On the 8th of December all international students at the University of Gothenburg are invited to an evening filled with light, music and mingling.
Whether you are leaving at the end of the autumn term or staying here for a longer time, this evening Tomorrow all international students at the University of Gothenburg are invited to an evening filled with light, music and mingling. Whether you are leaving at the end of the autumn term or staying here for a longer time, this evening is for you to e
"04.12.2015 06:10:00" Julmarknad på HDK Julmarknad på HDK Varmt välkommen!
Konstkåren bjuder in till årets julmarknad på HDK. Studenter från design, keramik, textil och smycke presenterar och säljer unika konst- och designföremål för en bred publik.
Kom in i värmen, avnjut en fikapaus i vårt café och sist This weekend it is time for the Christmas fair at the School of design and crafts. Talented students are selling their products at Kristinelundsgatan 6-8 starting today.
"03.12.2015 15:14:07" utbildning.gu.se Scholarships for Master's Programmes starting Autumn 2016 A chance to fund your studies!
International students outside EU/EAA that don't hold a residence permit in Sweden need to pay tuition fees. But there are Scholarships that you can apply for. Find out more:
"02.12.2015 08:07:21" Study in Sweden Originators, innovators and creators. Food lovers, green thinkers, sun lovers and memory makers.
Big ambitions, culture clashes and the Nobel Prize.
A lot of words describe student life in Sweden. Here are 26. What will yours be?
Find your progr A lot of words describe student life in Sweden. Here are 26. What will yours be?
"01.12.2015 11:26:17" utbildning.gu.se We offer 63 Master and 2 Bachelor Programmes, starting Autumn 2016! Apply before January 15.
"30.11.2015 17:40:01" goteborg.com Invigning av Julstaden Göteborgs Stad Enjoy the official opening ceremony of the Christmas City of Gothenburg at Bältespännarparken. There will be atmospheric choral singing, inaugural speech by acting Mayor Eva Hessman and a spectacular fire show. The evening ends with the lightning of The holidays are only a few weeks away. If you are not in the Christmas spirit already help is just around the corner. The city will be filled with lights. Don’t miss the inauguration on Friday.
"27.11.2015 11:21:37" utbildning.gu.se The reasons why International students don’t end up in a remote Scandinavian town by chance. They come here because they share a set of beliefs and values – things like equality, sustainability and a modern approach to learning.They come because these are ideals we Are you wondering if the University of Gothenburg is the right fit for you? It might be, but how will you find out?
There are a million different reasons why students choose to come here. But to make it a bit easier, we have written down 4 reasons
"23.11.2015 14:06:23" Timeline Photos 1 month and 1 day until Christmas Eve. You sort of can tell! :-)
#thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #göteborgsuniversitet #haga #gbgftw #christmas #stars #haganygata
"19.11.2015 15:57:21" University of Gothenburg's cover photo
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"18.11.2015 12:09:33" Lucia at the University of Gothenburg! Lucia at the University of Gothenburg! On the 8th of December all international students at the University of Gothenburg are invited to an evening filled with light, music and mingling.
Whether you are leaving at the end of the autumn term or staying here for a longer time, this evening
"17.11.2015 13:48:00" studentportal.gu.se Support for students – Student Portal If you as a student feel anxious because of recent events, you can always, as a complement to other health care, contact Akademihälsan – The Student Health Centre and/or our University Chaplains, for support. You can also always turn to the staff at
"16.11.2015 09:44:57" gu.se A minute of silence for the victims of terrorism - University of Gothenburg, Sweden News detail In honour of the people who fell victims in the terrorist attacks in Paris, the European Union calls for a minute of silence today, Monday November 16 at noon. The University of Gothenburg participates in the manifestation and also remember those who
"15.11.2015 09:24:00" studyinsweden.se Google+ hangouts autumn 2015 Learn how to apply to study in Sweden at Google+ hangouts during autumn 2015. Are you thinking about studying in Sweden (maybe even Gothenburg)? Then you probably have questions.
Join the Study in Swedens Google+ hangout and get some answers.
Tuesday 17 November, 11:00 a.m. GMT+1
Topic: Study in Sweden – the basics
"11.11.2015 15:26:20" studentportal.gu.se Are you our next film star? – Student Portal We are looking for a student who would like to be our "star" in a series of coming short film clips about the University. Are you our new star?
"11.11.2015 09:17:44" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Gyms for students in Gothenburg The cold and the darkness are coming, and you realise that even if you are surrounded by nature, it starts to become impossible to train outside, and the lack of sun, makes you start lacking energy... Fysiken, Sats, Friskis och Svettis and many more – our student blogger Mercè guides us through the fitness jungle for students.
"09.11.2015 09:45:07" gu.se University of Gothenburg Welcomes Two Threatened Scholars - University of Gothenburg, Sweden News detail The University of Gothenburg is the first Swedish higher education institution to host scholars within the framework of the Scholars at Risk network. The scholars, one from Syria and one from Pakistan, arrived in September and will spend one year in
"05.11.2015 16:48:00" soundcloud.com Suzanne Dickson about obesity prevention and hormones, food choice and eating addiction In this episode we visit Suzanne Dickson, professor of physiology, and have a conversation about obesity and how to prevent it. When there are almost unlimited amount of food in the supermarket, the q Did you know that the Shalgrenska academy at the university has a podcast? The podcast features researchers within the field of medicine. Most of the episodes are in Swedish but this week you can hear Suzanne Dickson, professor of physiology talk abo
"04.11.2015 13:59:43" handels.gu.se Handels on Tour 2015 - School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Do you want to meet us and talk about your future as a Master's student at The School of Business, Economics and Law? Then you can meet us at the following destinations during the fall: Yesterday Hyderabad, tomorrow Bangalore and then off to Kochi and Chennai. Meet us at Sweden Education Day in India. Picture credits to Sweden Education Day. #thisisgu #guontour #swedeneducationday
"30.10.2015 09:26:20" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post We brought the Swedish Fika-tradition to Shanghai! And invited students to an informal chat about the uni. Thanks to everyone who came out and talked to us. Hopefully we will meet in Gothenburg soon!
"28.10.2015 09:54:09" globalweek.gu.se globalweek.gu.se Those of you how prefer paper to screen can now pick up your printed program for global week from one of the Servicecenters at uni.
More in to digital reading?
Find the program here:
"27.10.2015 16:28:00" Timeline Photos International student in Gothenburg?
6 November: Excursion to Jonsered combined with a seminar on homesickness, depression and stress.
The whole event is free of charge. The last day to sign up is 1 November.
Join us on a half-day trip to Jonsered,
"26.10.2015 16:26:00" uk.businessinsider.com Here's why Scandinavians are so good at speaking English There are many reasons. Swedes are known for good skills in the English language.
But why is that?
"26.10.2015 10:07:10" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post Thanks to everyone who came and talked to us at China Education Expo in Beijing this weekend! Today we will visit Beijing Technology and Business University and later meet alumni in the cool Wangjing SOHO Center – what a day! :-)
"23.10.2015 10:33:05" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post Say hej to Mercè, Clémence and Tessa – our new bloggers at Letters From Gothenburg! They will blog about student life, what to enjoy in Gothenburg, design, sustainability, fika, the Swedish nature and much more. Are you hoping for a special topic for
"20.10.2015 13:27:44" handels.gu.se Handels on Tour 2015 - School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Do you want to meet us and talk about your future as a Master's student at The School of Business, Economics and Law? Then you can meet us at the following destinations during the fall: Welcome to meet us at China Education Expo in Beijing and Shanghai!
"18.10.2015 17:34:01" gota.gu.se Upcoming Activities | Göta studentkår We are currently planning the welcome programme for the autumn 2015 semester. More events will be added as the venues are confirmed. Would you like to learn some more Swedish than hejhej? Or maybe brush up your rusty Spanish? Join the Göta International Student Association language café at the Maritime museum this Wednesday.
"16.10.2015 12:21:10" Timeline Photos Today it's time for the University's largest ceremonial occasion, the Conferment of Doctoral Degrees. You can follow the event throw out the night on Instagram @universityofgothenburg #thisisgu #grattistillhatten #doktorspromotion
"15.10.2015 14:55:00" A year in Sweden After all Sweden is a pretty beautiful country…
"14.10.2015 10:37:28" nobelweekdialogue.org Join Nobel Laureates, world-leading scientists, policy makers and thought leaders in an inspiring dialogue about The Future of Intelligence. Be there. Discuss, learn and explore!
Free, full-day event at Svenska Mässan, December 9. Registration opens
"09.10.2015 11:07:00" gu.se Honorary doctor at the University of Gothenburg wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry - University of... News detail This week has been a week full of Nobel Prize announcements. Tomas Lindahl how is a honorary doctor at the University of Gothenburg and worked here for several years was awarded this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry together with Paul Modrich and Aziz
"09.10.2015 09:51:23" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Watch out Gothenburg…New Ambassadors are in Da House! Yesterday 7th of October it was the official kick-off for the new Student Ambassadors and Digital Ambassadors for the University of Gothenburg! Back in my time when I started blogging we were only ... A huge welcome to our new Student Ambassadors! Soon you will be able to meet these stars at fairs, events and in social media. Student blogger Majo met her new colleagues at the kick-off and wrote a post about it all (naturally) :-)
"07.10.2015 13:18:01" kult.it KULT Kult newsletter is a culture newsletter for students. If you are interested in the culture scene in Gotheburg you should sign up!
"06.10.2015 08:20:00" studentportal.gu.se Planning on finding a job in Sweden after your studies? – Student Portal Arbetsförmedlingen (the Swedish public employment service) will visit the University of Gothenburg on 14 October for a seminar on job hunting in Sweden. Are you planning on staying in Sweden after you finish school? Today is the last day to sign up for the job hunting seminar given by the Swedish public employment service.
"05.10.2015 16:00:01" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Mini Bonus Blog of the Week!: Zlatan is Ibrawhere! After seeing Zlatan Ibrahimovic in advertisements, stamps and everywhere! I thought there won’t be anything further than that but 'ta-chin'! I go to the faculty of Education and the name of one of ... Even though he is no longer living in Sweden our blogger Majo find Zlatan Ibrahimovic in a lot of places. Zlatan is all around us, almost everywhere? Read more at our blog Letters from Gothenburg.
"04.10.2015 06:39:01" sweden.se Cinnamon buns Swedes have a sweet tooth. Apparently, the average Swede eats cakes and pastry equivalent to 316 cinnamon buns per year – and that’s not counting the home-baked ones. Today we celebrate one of the many important pastrydays. It is Kanelbullens dag or the as you might know it the day of the cinnamon bun. In case you want to make your own, follow the link to a recipe.
"02.10.2015 07:46:00" studentportal.gu.se Writing an academic paper – Student Portal Writing an essay? Gothenburg University Library gives you useful search tips, and information on how to deal with sources and references in your academic paper. As the semester continues you might find yourself in need for some academic support. The university library is here to help you with searching for information as well as how to get the citing right.
"01.10.2015 09:01:00" gu.se Global Challenges - About the University, University of Gothenburg, Sweden In accordance with the University’s Vision 2020 the University of Gothenburg is characterised by a strong social responsibility and global commitment, and we strive to educate democratic social citizens with a respect for fundamental values such as h We all hear talk about 'global economy', 'global environment' and 'global cities', etc. But what, more precisely, does it mean to live in a more global world? In what ways are global lives different from local and national lives? These are the questi
"30.09.2015 13:15:01" Beachvolley - come and play! At the worlds largest indoor hall for beach volley Beachvolley - come and play! At the worlds largest indoor hall for beach volley BEACHVOLLEY - KOM OCH SPELA!
Student Göteborg välkomnar till världens största inomhushall för beachvolley, Beach Center! Genomgång av regler och taktik sker på plats innan det är dags för den populära lotturneringen.
Lotturneringen går ut på att alla With autumn just around the corner we should all grasp as a bit more of summer, if we can. Student Göteborg arranges beachvolly this Friday at the Beach center in Kviberg.
"29.09.2015 08:21:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com The Coolest Swedish Glossary! Hello everybody! This week I decided to ask international students what is their favorite word or expression in Swedish. The outcome is fantastic! And I think with this you’ll learn the most used a... Jaha, so what are the best Swedish words according to international students in Gothenburg? Our blogger Majo did some research for you. This guide to swedish words is best enjoyed with a nice fika!
"28.09.2015 07:39:32" globalweek.gu.se Programme & webcasts - Global Week, University of Gothenburg, Sweden There is an intense activity going on right now, planning for Global Week 2015. Here, you will be able to see the different events take form. The programme for Global Week is now published! Check out the programme today, so that you can book your calendar for the days and activities that interest you. You can pick and choose as many lectures as you like and all is free of charge.
"27.09.2015 07:48:00" universeum.se Universeum See opening hoursand tickets Welcome to the Nordic region’s largest Science Centre! Universeum is open every day of the year – including Christmas Eve. At Universeum every day is an adventure. Our big building in the heart of Gothenburg brings toge Did you know that Gothenburg is home to sharks, monkeys and a small rainforest? Take some time to visit them at the science center Universeum. For all you new students admission is free Monday 28ht of September.
"25.09.2015 11:36:01" studyportals.com Scandinavia Still Leading in International Student Satisfaction For more updates, follow us! The University of Gothenburg was the only university within the Nordic countries that received an “Outstanding International Student Satisfaction Award” in a survey that was conducted by one of the leading study portals in Europe.
"24.09.2015 10:46:01" Today is the start of the book fair in Gothenburg. The University of Gothenburg will be there along with researchers, publishers, authors, agents, librarians, teachers, journalists, politicians and many more! You will find us in showcase B06:70 #bokm
"22.09.2015 11:40:01" goteborg.com Welcome Programme Book your hotel package deal at goteborg.com and combine your accommodation with pleasures like shows, food, vine or golf. In addition, you can also book guided tours, excursions, rental cars and much more. Meet other new students and learn a new dance step or two. Tomorrow it is time for salsa at Studenternas hus.
"20.09.2015 13:29:00" goteborg.com Welcome Programme Book your hotel package deal at goteborg.com and combine your accommodation with pleasures like shows, food, vine or golf. In addition, you can also book guided tours, excursions, rental cars and much more. Ever been on Paddan? No? Tomorrow there is a canal boat trip for new students. You will get to see Gothenburg from the waterside and also there will be music, quiz and suprises!
More details in the welcome programme.
"19.09.2015 13:31:00" bokmassan.se Bok & Bibliotek — Göteborg Book Fair The Göteborg Book Fair is the largest cultural event in Scandinavia. 24–27 September 2015. Next week the Gothenburg book fair starts. The theme this year at Bokmässan Göteborg is literature from Island and Hungary. The university of Gothenburg will be there as well!
"18.09.2015 10:21:00" liseberg.se Liseberg - Nordens största nöje ligger i Göteborg Nordens största nöje ligger i Göteborg - hissnande åkattraktioner, femkampsspel och grymma artister på Liseberg. This weekend new students get in to Liseberg for free. Interested in visiting the biggest amusement park of the Nordic countries?
Please scan the QR-code that you have received in an email together with information about Student Göteborg from your un
"16.09.2015 11:15:01" asiaeuropefoundation.formstack.com ASEFYLS 2015 Application Form - Formstack ASEF follows the principles of equality, non-discrimination and equal opportunity. All applicants will be screened fairly regardless of sex, race, religion, belief, martial status, sexual orientation and disability. The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) will organize the ASEF Young Leaders Summit on5-6th of November in Luxembourg. The topic is “Entrepreneurship and Youth Employment”. Are you a student or alumni of the University of Gothenburg and 18-30 years old and
"15.09.2015 14:30:01" MISSA INTE! En "lekfull" kväll på Världskulturmuseet! Livemusik av Vita Bergen, god mat och utställningen Playground - FRI ENTRÈ MISSA INTE! En "lekfull" kväll på Världskulturmuseet! Livemusik av Vita Bergen, god mat och utställningen Playground - FRI ENTRÈ (For English scroll down)
STUDENTER! MISSA INTE DENNA UNIKA KVÄLL!
Njut av kultur, musik och god mat samtidigt som du träffar nya vänner!
Göteborgsbandet Vita Bergen kommer att spela under kvällen och bakom skivspelaren levererar en DJ skön musik i en This Thursday is the time for new students to make their way to the museum of world culture (Värdskulturmuseet). It will be a playfull night where you can see the indie band Vita Bergen play, mingle with other new students and also see the new exhibition
"11.09.2015 13:16:01" goteborg.com Welcome Programme Book your hotel package deal at goteborg.com and combine your accommodation with pleasures like shows, food, vine or golf. In addition, you can also book guided tours, excursions, rental cars and much more. Are you a new student at the University of Gothenburg? Don’t miss out on the chance to get to know the city better. The welcome program includes concerts, sports events, guided tours and even a opportunity to learn salsa.
Find out more here:
"10.09.2015 14:41:01" Timeline Photos Yesterday we participated in the manifestation Refugees Welcome at Götaplatsen. In November you will have the chance to deepen your knowledge about these issues, at Global Week. https://www.facebook.com/events/1460814690915389/
"10.09.2015 14:38:23" Global Week Global Week GLOBAL WEEK 2015:
GLOBAL MIGRATION IN THE WORLD, SWEDEN AND GOTHENBURG
While many people flee from war and persecution, others are forced to migrate due to poverty and climate change. Others still freely explore new horizons, even into space. What’s
"08.09.2015 08:35:33" The University of Gothenburg supports the manifestation ”Refugees Welcome” and Vice-Chancellor Pam Fredman encourages students and staff to attend to support a more humane refugee policy.The manifestation is going to be held on Wednesday, September 9
"07.09.2015 09:51:51" expertvagabond.com Fun Things To Do In The Swedish City of Gothenburg The city of Gothenburg (Göteborg) is my kind of place. Urban creativity with nature nearby. Here are some fun things to do in Sweden\'s 2nd biggest city. "Neoclassical architecture makes it pretty. Efficient public transportation makes it easy to get around. Surrounded by islands and forests, nature is only minutes away. The culture here breeds tasty food, cool art, excellent design, and — attractive
"05.09.2015 09:06:00" Photos from University of Gothenburg's post Arrival days, welcome week and the start of a brand new semester. We hope that you newcomers have had a great start and beginning to settle in.
"04.09.2015 09:46:13" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com The Three Stages Of Being a New International Student in Gothenburg Yes guys, I’ve been in that situation of being new in the city, getting lost, feeling cold and wandering around but as you can see I survived! And here I am now one and a half year after still bein... From lost to cool – read about student blogger Majo’s process becoming a pro international student.
"03.09.2015 07:50:40" Timeline Photos Morning walk to uni. The pic does not really capture the buzz of the city, which was there (promise)! This will soon be fixed, when we have YOU on-board! So apply for the position as Student Ambassador and help us give our feed (among other things) t
"02.09.2015 10:00:37" Timeline Photos Wanted: Someone like you! The University of Gothenburg carries out a number of different events that all have student participation as a crucial component for success. It could be to represent the University at student fairs and being host/hostess du
"01.09.2015 08:18:51" utbildning.gu.se Personal identity number - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Students who are planning to study in Sweden for one year or more need to be registered in the Swedish population register. Once registered, you will be issued with a personal identity number, or Personnummer. To register you must apply in person at Free mover students! Today and tomorrow, 2 September, you can apply for a Swedish personal identity number, or Personnummer. Staff from the Tax agency are here to guide you and answer your questions. Don't miss this opportunity, it's from 9am to 4pm,
"26.08.2015 16:09:32" Today it was time for WELCOME DAY! The Concert Hall filled up with students from all over the world. If we are happy? Yes. Yes we are! Welcome!
"21.08.2015 12:39:00" utbildning.gu.se Welcome Programme - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The International Student Welcome Programme is held at the beginning of each term. The programme of events and activities provides international students with practical information about the university and living in Gothenburg. It is also a perfect o Newcomers! Don’t miss the Welcome Programme! It starts Wednesday 26 August at 1pm sharp. See you soon!
"18.08.2015 06:12:42" Studyinsweden.se / Study in Sweden It's time. New students: apply to become digital ambassadors! http://swedn.me/1TOCO6g Studyinsweden.se / Study in Sweden is looking for new digital ambassadors! Take the chance to tell your story to the world. If you're an international student starting a degree programme in Sweden this autumn, you're eligible to apply.
"18.08.2015 06:01:38" theguardian.com The alternative city guide to Gothenburg, Sweden The fourth in our series of guides to Europe’s alt cities takes us to Gothenburg, which has spruced up its once rundown neighbourhoods and reinvented itself to show off the best of cutting-edge Swedish design, food and music. Local people immersed in According to The Guardian, Gothenburg offers “cutting-edge Swedish design, food and music” (alongside “lattepappor”, the long streets, HDK, ABBA and plenty more). Here are enough tips of things to do to keep you busy during the autumn!
"17.08.2015 14:37:00" utbildning.gu.se Student buddies - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The Student Buddies organise plenty of social activities for international students at the University of Gothenburg. Before arriving in Gothenburg, you can even apply for a personal Student Buddy. Moving to a new place is always a little daunting. Will I find someone to hang out with? The answer to that question is YES, you will!! With our Student Buddies you will never be alone again :-)Find out more by clicking on the link below.
"17.08.2015 08:23:38" utbildning.gu.se Welcome Programme - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The International Student Welcome Programme is held at the beginning of each term. The programme of events and activities provides international students with practical information about the university and living in Gothenburg. It is also a perfect o Sign up for the Welcome Reception on Wednesday, 2 September.
The Welcome Programme ends with a reception hosted by the City of Gothenburg. Meet the Mayor of Gothenburg and spend a beautiful evening with your new friends.
Sign up here by this Thursda
"13.08.2015 10:11:46" Are you in Gothenburg this weekend?
We sure hope so, because the city is hosting two main events. The big music festival Way out West, and "Kulturkalaset" a culture festival open for everyone. Way out West is almost sold out, but Kulturkalaset is o
"10.08.2015 19:24:00" utbildning.gu.se Swedish language courses - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Even if you can speak English with practically everyone in Sweden, basic Swedish can come in handy. Language is always an important key to a culture – and may also be crucial when looking for jobs. This is why the University offers Swedish language c “Hej!” Well that’s an easy one (means hello). For incoming students who want to learn even more Swedish, you should not miss out on our Swedish language courses. Follow the link for more info.
"06.08.2015 18:16:00" universityadmissions.se Apply to Swedish universities, courses, and programmes: University Admissions in Sweden –... Universityadmissions.se is the official website for international students who wish to apply for studies in Sweden. Here, you can find out more about the educational system, learn about other important agencies and find links to their websites and, m Today 6 August, the second selection results are published for April admission round, autumn semester. You’ll find it on your pages at www.universityadmissions.se. No response is required on universityadmission.se
"05.08.2015 11:51:39" Our main building "Vasaparken" sure does look pretty in this weather! See you in September students :)
"03.08.2015 08:11:42" Summer came and so did new followers - We are now over 7000 followers here on fb. :D For some of us, it's first day back at the office after vacation. What a lovely start! Feel free to suggest what type of info you want us to post during autumn. Have
"02.08.2015 23:10:00" utbildning.gu.se Pick-up service - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The Student Housing Services, together with numerous student buddies, organize a pick-up service from Landvetter airport (GOT), the central station and the ferry terminals. All international students arriving on 22 & 25 August can sign up for the pic A few weeks left before the start of the term! Remember to sign up for the pick-up service on 22 & 25 August. Send your arrival details to email@example.com by Sunday, 9 August!
"31.07.2015 07:00:00" Students that were offered a study place here in the April round - today (31 July) is the last day to reply to your offer! Don’t forget! See you soon! :-D
"29.07.2015 12:48:01" Vita Bergen Mini-tour in Denmark next week would love to see you guys there
23/4 Kansas City, Odense, DENMARK
24/4 Studenterhuset, Aalborg, DENMARK
25/5 Beta, Copenhagen, DENMARK Gothenburg is famous for it's creative music scene. As a new student you are invited to a great night at the Museum of World Culture where Vita Bergen, an indie band from Gothenburg will perform. 17th of September will be a night to remember if you a
"16.07.2015 12:38:01" Gothenburg has some of the most beautiful parks in Sweden, perfect for walks, rest and recreation. Bring your friends and explore the green lungs of the city. Gunnebo House and Gardens in Mölndal, The Garden Society of Gothenburg (Trädgårdsföreningen
"13.07.2015 14:12:01" utbildning.gu.se Insurance - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Before you leave your home country, you are advised to inquire about your insurance coverage and read the necessary information in case of illness and injury. Depending on your citizenship, the length of your studies in Sweden and whether you are an Have had a great weekend without any mishaps? Sounds good. But please be sure to make arrangements for the right insurance before starting your studies here in the autumn.
"12.07.2015 09:00:01" youtube.com Mechanica Onride video Have you heard of Mechanica? It's the new attraction at Liseberg, Sweden's biggest Amusement Park - Obviously located in Gothenburg!
All new students at Uni get free entrance to Liseberg on either 19 or 20 September. More info on www.goteborg.com/en
"10.07.2015 23:05:01" nya.boplats.se Boplats Göteborg - Rooms for international students During the summer two housing coordinators will be available to assist international students in their search for a room. They can help you with the following: Still looking for a place to stay?
Make sure to get in touch with the housing coordinators at Boplats. They can assist you in your search for a room: https://nya.boplats.se/tipshjalp/rum/internationalstudents#coordinators
At www.nya.boplats.se/ yo
"09.07.2015 07:03:00" Today (9 July) the notification of selection results will be published on universityadmissions.se for EU-students applying in the April admission round. Log in and see if you got in! Good luck!
"08.07.2015 12:49:00" utbildning.gu.se Residence permit - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Residence permit Students from outside the EU, EEA and the Nordic countries require a residence permit in order to enter and study in Sweden. Citizens from EU/EEA countries only need a valid passport or ID card clearly stating their nationality, in order to enter Swe
"07.07.2015 11:26:00" goteborg.com Student Göteborg Coming to Gothenburg this autumn? Not only do we have a Introductory Programme to get you settled at Uni: www.gu.se/welcomeweek. You also have a fully loaded Welcome Programme with activities that let you explore Gothenburg and meet both Swedish and
"06.07.2015 12:46:01" utbildning.gu.se Incoming student - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Information for incoming international students To incoming students: For questions regarding your courses, contact your department. You are also welcome to contact our Servicecenters that are staffed during the summer at firstname.lastname@example.org. For practical matters and other pre-departure issues, p
"03.07.2015 12:43:01" Many of us will leave for holiday today and our students have left for the summer. With that we let our activities here at Facebook ease into holiday mood. So please expect some delay when it comes to answering your questions etc. Thanks for your pat
"01.07.2015 10:23:36" Warm words in a cold climate, about Gothenburg :-) See what the students Agyat, Qiao, Tanti and Viktoria think about studying at the University of Gothenburg (the film was recorded in January. Thank God for summer ;-))
"30.06.2015 21:52:46" TV4 JAAAAAA! VI ÄR BÄST I EUROPA! HYLLA U21-KILLARNA. DELA BILDEN!
Upplev straffarna igen: http://link.tv4.se/u21-straffar Swedes are celebrating the victory in the Under-21 Final. :)
"29.06.2015 11:57:06" goteborgdaily.se Gothenburg happenings in July - Göteborg Daily Göteborg Daily - Gothenburg's online English newspaper. Local news, jobs, things to do and see, and practical tips to help you enjoy Gothenburg. Staying in Gothenburg during the summer? Here's some tips on what to see and do.
"24.06.2015 12:51:53" GöteborgsVarvet Nu är det klart! Framröstad av er löpare väntar Sofia Bankeströms medaljdesign ”Känslan av löpning” vid Varvets målgång den 21 maj 2016.
Siktar du på medalj?
Passa på, t.o.m. 30 juni kostar en startplats till Varvet 595 kr, därefter 695 kr. Remember the half marathon GöteborgsVarvet that filled the city with sweaty runners in May? Today it was announced that next year‘s runners will be awarded a medal that has been designed by Sofia Bankeström, student from our Jewellery Art and Design
"19.06.2015 19:54:17" Happy Midsummer!
"19.06.2015 18:42:01" vimeo.com Swedish Midsummer for Dummies Swedish Midsummer – a holiday devoted to eating, drinking, dancing and assorted pagan rituals. This is a guide to making the most of it. Read more about Midsummer… Today is the day for the big Midsummer celebration in Sweden! School is out and nature has burst into life. It seems like the sun never sets. In fact, in the north of Sweden it doesn’t, and in the south only for an hour or two. This calls for celebra
"15.06.2015 07:35:45" West Pride has ended, but the work for equality continues thoughout the year. Thanks to everyone that participated! #westpride15 #westpride #thisisgu
"12.06.2015 11:41:43" Adrian Grenier They have a strange tradition here in Sweden where they load up their graduating class of high-school kids, blast loud club music and drive them around town as they douse themselves with spritzing beer from cans. I wanted to jump on board so bad. Hah You might have been wondering about the trucks decorated with birch leaf, filled with singing teenagers, dressed in white with funny looking caps. They all seem... well let's say happy. ;) We intended to shoot our own video about this, but it so happ
"11.06.2015 18:42:27" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Farewell post. After this prolonged silence from my side, most of you probably think I am already gone, but not yet! Truth is this is my last post though, since I´m actually leaving soon. I thought it would be go... So long, farewell, auf wiedersehen, adieu. Many of our students finalize their studies with us at this time of year and it is always sad to see them go. Hopefully they will stay in touch and we will meet again. Here’s the last post from Jakub, our st
"10.06.2015 11:23:55" Stand up for equality! The University of Gothenburg is a partner of West Pride. Walk with us in the parade. Take part in the West Pride program. And have a great week! :) www.gu.se/english/westpride
"06.06.2015 15:21:35" sweden.se The National Day of Sweden Swedes celebrate their National Day on 6 June in honour of two historical events. On 6 June 1523, Gustav Vasa was elected king, and on the same date in 1809, the country adopted a new constitution. Today is Swedens national day. Happy sixth ofJune! Wonder how and why we celebrate? Read more here!
"05.06.2015 10:55:39" blogs.studyinsweden.se Stockholm vs Lund vs Uppsala vs Göteborg The definitive guide of student life in 4 major cities in Sweden! Hope this is useful for budgeting as well! Contributions from Gimmy, Dena and Francesca. Here is the link to the original document Stockholm vs Lund vs Uppsala vs Goteborg. Do you agree in the picture the bloggers at Studyinsweden.se / Study in Sweden painted by Gothenburg and the other cities?? :-)
"03.06.2015 05:22:41" plus.google.com Study in Sweden - I’m curious about applying to study in Sweden - Google+ Meet staff from Study in Sweden and digital ambassador Raghuraman to chat about the application process for bachelor’s and master’s programmes at Swedish universities. For this chat, we’ll be accepting questions in English, Hindi and Tamil. Curious about studying in Sweden? Join our colleagues at Studyinsweden.se / Study in Sweden in the google hangout today, Wednesay 3 June, at 13.00 CEST.
"02.06.2015 09:21:43" Yesterday we raised the flags at uni. West Pride is coming up next week and the University is a proud participant. Walk in the parade with us on June 14! http://www.gu.se/english/westpride
"01.06.2015 12:21:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Swed-Up!: Learning ‘How To Do It’ in Gothenburg It’s been months since I first came to study in Gothenburg and I have to say that the process of adaptation was exactly that: a process. The life between Sweden and Bolivia differs a lot! And there... In a couple of months’ time many of you will sit yourself down on a plane, in a train, in car and come to GOTHENBUUURG! We bet you’re nervous but don’t be, it will be fun and fine. For preparation, read blogger Majo’s post about how to “Swed-Up and l
"27.05.2015 09:28:49" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Heroes’ day! I bet last week was like a race for many of you (and I am not talking about the Saturday’s half marathon ;) ). Between home exams and papers, almost all of us were busy this past week, but nothing ... Experiencing GöteborgsVarvet half marathon, voting for Sweden in Eurovision competition (and see us win!!) and finalizing papers – student blogger Majo has had a busy weekend!
"26.05.2015 08:21:32" utbildning.gu.se How to pay your tuition - Education, In order to be fully admitted, the tuition fee for the first semester of the programme or the course must be paid. The installment can be done by bank transfer. The amount is always stated on the notification of selection results. To students starting their studies here in the autumn and are required to pay – don’t forget that your first payment of tuition fee must have reached us by 1 June. Follow the link on more info on how to go about it.
"23.05.2015 17:32:11" Lots and lots of people running past the cheering crowds at Avenyn today. #göteborgsvarvet #thisisgu #universityofgothenburg
"23.05.2015 07:00:01" Good luck to all of you running the half marathon in Gothenburg today! Hopefully you will feel joy when you pass the finishing line and receive this beautiful medal, designed by our talented HDK student Sara Lailasdotter.
The special feature of thi
"22.05.2015 12:34:52" news.nationalgeographic.com Watch a Swedish Man Repel a Bear Attack Viral video shows the right way to deal with a charging Eurasian brown bear. You probably know that it is a myth that Sweden has ice bears wandering around on the streets. But we do have brown bears doing that... :-O :-D (But don’t worry, not in Gothenburg)
Have a great weekend – and go modest on both beers and the bears ;-)
"21.05.2015 09:02:44" youtube.com Finding accommodation in Gothenburg Here is a guide to finding accommodation as an international student in Gothenburg. Made by our own students! More info on: http://gu.se/education/studenthou... Welcome to Gothenburg, future student! Here are some tips how to find accommodation. Yes, you should start looking already now…
This video was made by students studying communications at the University!
Filming: Elmeri Kauko
Editing: Olartia Redondo
"21.05.2015 08:41:18" Tomorrow yet another academic ceremony will take place, the Inauguration of New Professors. Those familiar with academic traditions, might react on the doctoral hat in the picture. Quite right! There is no particular professor hat here. Some of us ho
"20.05.2015 12:49:32" sahlgrenska.gu.se GöteborgsVarvet a trial for regional disaster medicine - University of Gothenburg, Sweden Researchers at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, have designed the first scientific tool for predicting risks and assessing resource requirements ahead of large public events. GöteborgsVarvet will be their initial trial. On Saturday it's time for Gothenburg's half marathon, GöteborgsVarvet! While 64 000 runners gear up for the race, other preparations, such as coordinating and conduct research on the medical emergency preparedness required for large events.
"13.05.2015 15:01:02" rodasten.com Rödasten Konsthall • Examensutställning - Fotografi vid Akademin Valand 2015.04.25 - 2015.05.17 Examensutställning - Fotografi vid Akademin Valand Sveriges enda högskoleutbildning i fotografi visar sin bredd i samtida fotografiskt berättande. Curator Niclas Östlind. Högskolan för fotografi ingår sedan 2012 i den nya inst If you are in Gothenburg don't miss out on the exam exhibition of our photography students. Its on at Rödasten konsthall and ends this weekend.
"12.05.2015 14:48:01" youtube.com Warm at heart - Four students, and the University of Gothenburg Have you ever wondered what it would be like to study in Scandinavia? Agyat, Qiao, Tanti and Viktoria are four students from India, China, Indonesia and Russ... Agyat, Qiao, Tanti and Viktoria are four students from India, China, Indonesia and Russia. Ambitious, motivated, adventurous, friendly and warm hearted. Like you :-)
"12.05.2015 10:18:04" NGO & Development Fair NGO & Development Fair On May 12th the Society of International Affairs (UF Göteborg) invites you to the world of international development work and how you can take a part in it!
We will be hosting a fair with NGOs and development agencies where you will be able to lear This afternoon Utrikespolitiska föreningen arranges NGO and development fair at Campus Haga. Check out the program (which is all in english) here:
"11.05.2015 09:47:12" plus.google.com Study in Sweden: I'm coming to Sweden, how do I prepare? - Google+ Meet staff from Study in Sweden and digital ambassador Mohamed to chat about how to prepare for your studies in Sweden this autumn. This hangout is for students who are planning to study in Sweden autumn 2015. For this hangout, we’ll be accepting que If you are one of the lucky ones that will begin your studies here this autumn - you shouldn't miss this hangout tomorrow, Tuesday! Join in, ask questions and learn from the students who already made this journey.
"07.05.2015 13:03:46" agenda.weforum.org The 16 most socially advanced countries in the world Matthew Speiser and Natasha Bertrand looks at the latest Social Progress Index, which measures progress through fulfillment of basic human needs. “It does not get much better than Sweden.” :-)
"06.05.2015 06:00:01" Today Tian Yang, Yutian and Evan will get a full day of University of Gothenburg acitivities! We will start off with a history tour at the old building at Vasaparken, then visit the School of design and crafts (HDK). Walk to Academy of music and dram
"05.05.2015 19:27:52" After only one day in Sweden, our winners have already adapted themselves to the Swedish customs: talking about the weather! It has been a little rainy on today's trip... In Chinese, rain is written as 雨(yŭ). As you can tell, it looks exactly like fa
"05.05.2015 08:41:05" Next Stop Chalmers We just love Chalmers. Colombia, Brazil and China Challenge winners. #andrescuaran #chalmersuniversityoftechnology #chalmersstudentambassador #chalmersftw #sweden #goteborgcom #göteborg #brazil #colombia #china #entrepreneur @studentcompetitions #thi Our three competition winners from China with their companions from Colombia and Brazil, doing some sort of alphabetic pantomime during a visit to #Chalmers :-P #quitegoodatit #thisisgu #thisisgbg #gothenburgchallenge Next Stop Chalmers
"03.05.2015 09:59:21" Student ambassadors Marcus and Brandy are preparing for next week’s visit! On Monday we are welcoming the winners of the Gothenburg Challenge, an online contest that we launched in China past autumn. Feel free to help them by posting your favourite p
"30.04.2015 07:31:48" surveygizmo.com Gothenburg/West Sweden for Internationals Gothenburg/West Sweden for Internationals. International students of University of Gothenburg - share your experiences and help our partners to find out how to make Gothenburg become a better place for incoming students, researchers and professionals. Follow the link in order to reach a surve
"30.04.2015 06:55:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Posts about Valborg on Letters from Gothenburg Posts about Valborg written by annamariames, luciacir, and pavelrodin Happy Valborg everyone! We hope you are having a nice day and that you get to spend at least part of it outside. In case you are stuck inside or in another country (or maybe just want a little bit of a preview of what your day in Gothenburg might loo
"29.04.2015 07:45:00" sweden.se Walpurgis Eve − and 1 May The last day of April spells Walpurgis Eve, or Valborg, in Sweden. Spring is greeted with songs and bonfires at public gatherings all over the country. For the more politically active, these So we are heading in to that very nice time of the year when you get an extra day of every now and then. This week it is Walpurgis eve or Valborg followed by first of May (a national holiday since 1939).
A little bit unsure of what to expect of Swede
"28.04.2015 12:45:01" gu.se New exchange agreement for Master Students autumn 2015 - apply for courses at Chalmers... News detail If you are a master student at the university of Gothenburg you should check out our new exchange program with Chalmers University of technology. It might give you an extra opportunity to make your degree stand out. Read all about it here:
"28.04.2015 07:16:29" NUDGEATHON - the behavior changing case competition! NUDGEATHON - the behavior changing case competition! Do you want to make the world just a little bit better?
Nudgeathon is a one-day event organized by the Department of Economics at Gothenburg University in collaboration with HaSS and Göteborgslokaler.
The Nudgeathon is a case-study competition for Here's your chance to try out Nudgeathon! Follow the link to read more.
"27.04.2015 14:59:01" studentportal.gu.se Students for Global Week photo shoot – Student Portal Are you interested in global issues and can see yourself having your photo taken by a professional photographer? Global Week is looking for students who want to be a part of and communicate the event. WANTED: STUDENTS FOR GLOBAL WEEK PHOTO SHOOT 12 MAY
Are you a student of the University of Gothenburg, interested in global issues and can see yourself having your photo taken by a professional photographer 12 May? Global Week is looking for students
"27.04.2015 11:56:00" The selection of the University of Gothenburg Study Scholarship has now been finalized. The results have been sent to the applicants´ e-mail addresses Friday last week. Last day to accept the offer is May 4. Congratulations!
"27.04.2015 07:59:33" Universities unite in one minute silence - Today 12:00
The European University Association (EUA) has called on all European universities to unite in solidarity for the victims of Garissa University College in Kenya and all those affected by other att
"27.04.2015 07:03:01" The results of the second and final selection round for autumn semester master's level courses and programmes in the First admission round will be published today! Good luck! (Please note that you do not need to reply to this notification.)
"24.04.2015 07:12:44" If you are in Gothenburg you should head over to the garden of Annedalsseminariet. It is just so pretty right now! Happy Friday! #thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #göteborgsuniversitet #gbgftw
"23.04.2015 07:29:41" youtube.com Just Another Day at the School - Lunch Break It's spring and the sun is back at our inner garden! School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg, April 2015. Production: Daniel Ka... Just another day at school! How's your day coming along?
"22.04.2015 07:51:10" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com The ‘Jaha! Bulletin’ #2 In the ‘Jaha! Bulletin’ I will narrate stories about me surprisingly getting Swedish customs without even noticing! In the first ‘Jaha! Bulletin’ I talked about the ‘Last cookie’, you can see it he... Our student blogger Majo explores the “typical traits of Swedes” in her “Jaha! Bulletin”. Here’s no 2 – about the Swedes intimate relationship with their laundry bookings… #mypreciousssss
"22.04.2015 07:26:02" plus.google.com Study in Sweden: ask us anything! - Google+ Join Study in Sweden and current international students/digital ambassadors Jesús and Marta for a hangout on studying in Sweden. We'll go through the basics of coming to Sweden for a degree and answer all your questions about finding a programme, app Don't miss talking to our colleagues at Studyinsweden.se / Study in Sweden today at the Hangout! No question is too big or too small!
"20.04.2015 08:43:56" youtube.com This is Gothenburg by Etzia Erica Haylett (Etzia) - dancehall artist and singer from New York living in the Majorna district. This is Etzia's Gothenburg. #thisisgbg Why not start the week with some coolness? Etzia is one of our talented students, a dancehall artist and singer from New York, now doing her thing in Gothenburg while studying at the Academy of Music and drama http://hsm.gu.se/english Read more abou
"17.04.2015 11:54:26" Countdown to Sweden! Countdown to Sweden! Once again it is time to meet our future Master students in both Beijing (April 28) and Shanghai (April 30). We can´t wait to meet you all and answer to all of your questions about living and studying in Gothenburg! Don´t forget to register before Ap
"16.04.2015 11:42:48" Cherry blossom roof at Uni! If you’re like us - crazy about these beautiful signs of spring - then visit Göteborg/Gothenburg: The Official Guide: They will put together pictures of all beautiful sights in Gothenburg where this pink explosion is happ
"15.04.2015 13:09:02" goteborg.com This is Gothenburg - by Natasha and Annisa Gothenburg is spacious and breath-taking at the same time
We both study Master in Communication at the University of Gothenburg. Natasha is from Ukraine and Annisa is from Indonesia. We have been living here for 1,5 years now and we live in an area What’s this city like for a student? The young people of Gothenburg probably have the best answers to that. See a short film clip of two of our students, Annisa and Natasha, when they show us wild spots in and around Gothenburg that represent things
"15.04.2015 10:40:01" When they come they bring balloons! Meet the scientists in nordstan and ask them about life and death! #vetfest #thisisgu
"15.04.2015 06:10:00" Today (15 April) is the last day to apply for the Second admission round, autumn semester (open for students from EU/EEA student) You apply through universityadmissions.se
"14.04.2015 13:57:50" Food for thought-lunch in nordstan tomorrow? Our scientists are there talking about life, death and everything in between 12-13 #vetfest #thisisgu
"13.04.2015 14:44:45" One of the largest popular science festivals in Europe starts soon! More than 300 public programmes and Göteborgs universitet praticipates in more than 165 events of the programme!
"13.04.2015 06:10:02" universityadmissions.se Replying to your offer - Universityadmissions.se Your first Notification of Selection Results after the first selection round will indicate the courses and programmes you have been offered a place in, or placed on reserve. You must reply to this offer in order to keep your place(s). Students offered a study place on one of our master’s programmes, remember that today (13 April) is the last date to reply to your offer if you want to keep your spot. For more information regarding how to reply to your Notification of Selection Resu
"10.04.2015 10:32:14" Swedish Institute Scholarships for Studies and Research The recipients of Swedish Institute scholarships for the academic year 2015/2016 are now announced on our website: https://studyinsweden.se/news/swedish-institute-scholarship-recipients-20152016/. Check the PDF-files to see the recipients list as wel The results are in! Applicants for Swedish Institute Scholarships for Studies and Research: head to studyinsweden.se to see if you've been selected. Extra congratulations to the students heading to @universityofgothenburg!
"10.04.2015 07:06:21" theguardian.com Gothenburg city guide: what to visit plus bars, restaurants and hotels With its sun-dappled islands, waterways, cobbled streets and laid-back vibe, Sweden’s second city is a must-visit in spring and summer "Berlin cool but with the friendliness of a small town with pretty cobbled streets." Yes, that’s Gothenburg for ya! The Guardian has totally understood the greatness of our city. Maybe you can find some weekend tips in their article?
"08.04.2015 15:24:02" gu.se Servicecenter - University of Gothenburg, Sweden Contact one of our Servicecenters for general information about courses, study counselling and the university. Our services also include issuing the GU card, academic transcripts and sales of promotional products. Remember that questions of any kind can be sent to us on address email@example.com We will help you with your queries or direct you to the right person.
"08.04.2015 11:21:01" utbildning.gu.se Apply for Residence permit - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Residence permit FAQ no 4 for students that have received notification of result: “When should I start the application for a residence permit?”
You should do that as soon as you can (if you’re a student from outside the European and Nordic countries, if not a residen
"08.04.2015 07:05:35" Göteborg/Gothenburg: The Official Guide Perfect day for a sunny outdoor "fika" in the neighbourhood Haga.
This week’s local pic is shared by instagram.com/chorswas, thank you! Who's planning an outdoor fika today, hands up!? *admin's hand goes up*
"07.04.2015 11:42:19" Countdown to Sweden! (India) Countdown to Sweden! (India) The University of Gothenburg wants to congratulate all students in India that have been admitted to study here! And we are also very delighted to talk to you (both in person and through Skype), and inform you of all the practical things you need to k Soon we will be talking to Indian students in Bangalore admitted to Master studies at the University of Gothenburg this Autumn! If you are one of them, don´t forget to register for the event here: http://www.swedeneducationday.com/dsweden/
"07.04.2015 10:36:00" FAQ no 3 for students that have received notification of result: “When will I get more info?”
The letter of admission that you have received on Universityadmissions is the formal one. You will not get a another letter from the university. However, in
"06.04.2015 14:37:01" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Moving in as a free-mover Master student: finding a room Looking back to all my preparation for coming to Gothenburg to do my Master, finding accommodation was definitely the most difficult one. It was like a horrible real estate nightmare that kept me a... We are very excited to welcome all of you new students that have been admitted to study here in the Autumn! However, we want to remind you that it can be a bit hard to find accommodation in Gothenburg, so we strongly advise you to start looking NOW.
"05.04.2015 06:00:00" sweden.se Easter Many Swedes celebrate Easter in the country together with relatives from near and far. It’s a great opportunity to open up the holiday house, cleaning away the winter dust and scaring off the odd Happy Easter everyone! Is Eastercelebrated in your home country? How? Want to know how the Swedes celebrate this tradition? Click away!
"04.04.2015 10:48:07" Happy easter! Hope you all have a peaceful weekend!
#thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #göteborgsuniversitet #grettvegrammargu #gladpåsk #happyeaster
"02.04.2015 18:03:00" FAQ no 2 for students that have received notification of result: “What does 'reserve' mean and what's next?”
If you see the status ‘reserve´ next to a course or programme, it means that you have been put on a waiting list and you will receive a seco
"02.04.2015 15:16:01" universityadmissions.se Apply to Swedish universities, courses, and programmes: University Admissions in Sweden –... Universityadmissions.se is the official website for international students who wish to apply for studies in Sweden. Here, you can find out more about the educational system, learn about other important agencies and find links to their websites and, m Are you an EU/EEA student and missed the application deadline 15 January? Then you can still apply for some of our courses and programmes in our second round, which closes 15 April. The April admission/application round is only suggested for students
"02.04.2015 08:32:48" Accepted bachelor's students: don't forget to accept your offer - last chance today! (2 April) See you in Gothenburg in the autumn! :-)
"01.04.2015 06:06:00" sahlgrenska.gu.se Web method can prevent blindness in premature babies - University of Gothenburg, Sweden Children born prematurely are at risk of being struck by the eye disease ROP, which can cause blindness. Using a new web-based method, doctors can now identify the at-risk children long before the initial symptoms present themselves, which increases Children born prematurely are at risk of being struck by the eye disease ROP, which can cause blindness. Researchers at the University of Gothenburg have now developed a new, web-based method that helps doctors identify the high-risk children which i
"31.03.2015 16:45:24" ☁️☔️☁️ #thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #göteborgsuniversitet #kanal #jaglitarpåkanalen #gbgftw #spårvagn
"31.03.2015 14:58:00" Did you miss the hangout that our colleagues at Studyinsweden.se / Study in Sweden had earlier? Not to worry, you can watch it here. Almost a full hour of questions and answers that are very helpful to all of you who have received a notification of r
"31.03.2015 14:16:11" Countdown to Sweden! (India) Countdown to Sweden! (India) The University of Gothenburg wants to congratulate all students in India that have been admitted to study here! And we are also very delighted to talk to you (both in person and through Skype), and inform you of all the practical things you need to k To all Indian students admitted to the University of Gothenburg for the Autumn of 2015!
"31.03.2015 11:53:55" UF - Utrikespolitiska Föreningen Göteborg Are you interested in environmental issues?
Would you like the chance to go to Washington DC?
If the answers to these questions are yes, then this is something for you!
Members of UF Gothenburg can now participate in a environmental policy competiti Are you interested in environmental issues? Would you like to take the chance to go to Washington DC? This could be an opportunity for members of The Society of International Affairs Gothenburg (Utrikespolitiska Föreningen Göteborg), which is a polit
"31.03.2015 07:19:00" gu.se Behavioural Economist Christina Gravert: We can all use a little nudge - University of... News detail Have you ever promised yourself to quit smoking or lose weight – and ended up smoking and eating cakes anyway? (Been there, done that… ) But why IS that?! Christina Gravert holds a post-doc position at the Department of Economics, School of Business,
"30.03.2015 14:35:34" plus.google.com Study in Sweden Hangout: Admissions Questions - Google+ Meet staff from Study in Sweden and University Admissions to ask last-minute questions about accepting your offer. This hangout is for students who have received an offer of admission from a Swedish university. Please note that we will not be able to For students who have received an offer of admission from us - ask all the questions that you have about admissions on the Study in Sweden Hangout.
"30.03.2015 08:03:00" gu.se Female students benefit from having female teachers - University of Gothenburg, Sweden News detail Visiting economist Ulf Zölitz is studying how the gender composition of students in the classroom and the gender of the teachers are affecting the performance of the students. He claims that female students benefit from having female teachers and tha
"27.03.2015 10:14:00" To all students out there who might have questions about their notification of result at Universityadmissions - FAQ no 1: Conditionally qualified – what does that mean? This means that you still have a condition to fulfill before you can be fully adm
"27.03.2015 08:09:13" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com You Have Been Admitted to the University of Gothenburg These times bring back memories to me…memories about me biting my nails waiting for an answer from the University. Everything in my life was in hold until I received ‘the letter’. For people that c... A lot of thoughts and feelings were running through our student blogger, Majo’s, mind when she received her letter of admission. She was IN!! But what now… What steps to take next? What about leaving her family and friends and travel to the other sid
"27.03.2015 07:03:00" Good morning, everyone. Just some info about scholarships, we know that you who got accepted yesterday are eagerly waiting: The notification of who received The Volvo Group Scholarship will be notified within a couple of days (late March) The notific
"26.03.2015 17:48:01" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Why Gothenburg? Every time I answer the question: Where are you from? I get a surprised face and the question: Why Sweden, why Gothenburg? Well, to be honest I did not know anything about Sweden before I found out... Congratulations to those of you who have received an offer of a place on a master’s programme at the University of Gothenburg today! Many of you will probably choose between a place here or at another university. So why Gothenburg? Our student Naza s
"26.03.2015 14:34:00" valand15.com Valand '15 Valand Academy, Master Thesis Exhibitions 2015 Come and see the amazing work of our students of Photography and Fine Arts (Valand Academy)! They are showing their work at the Valand ’15 Master Thesis Exhibitions. Starts tomorrow, March 27 and continues until April 11. On the dates 8-11 April they
"26.03.2015 09:00:00" This afternoon the notification of result will be published on universityadissions.se for master’s studies applicants! Log in to your account (you can wait until this afternoon to do that) and see what the future holds for you… Good luck!
"26.03.2015 07:27:13" goteborgdaily.se Gothenburg wins sustainability award - Göteborg Daily Göteborg Daily - Gothenburg's online English newspaper. Local news, jobs, things to do and see, and practical tips to help you enjoy Gothenburg. Our green city is rather grey today, but - we still have something to celebrate! “The Earth Hour City Challenge initiative has been created to celebrate cities that are taking amazing steps forward in creating a greener, cleaner and more sustainable
"25.03.2015 14:18:01" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Swed-Up!: Learning ‘How To Do It’ in Gothenburg It’s been months since I first came to study in Gothenburg and I have to say that the process of adaptation was exactly that: a process. The life between Sweden and Bolivia differs a lot! And there... So some of you might be coming to Gothenburg this autumn (congratulations to all of you who were accepted). Or student blogger Majo writes about things she found surprising when first arriving in Sweden. Three point on “How to do it in Gothenburg”. J
"22.03.2015 19:38:56" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Mini Bonus Blog of the Week: The Last Cookie... Awesome week guys! We had an eclipse, the northern lights and a home exam ;). I guess is the magic of the last week of class almost for all of us. Listen what happened to me some days ago. Thanks ... It is Sunday and our student blogger celebrates the end of a great week: an eclipse, the northern lights and a home exam. And – she experienced that she might be more Swedish than she thought…
"20.03.2015 11:34:16" Högskolan för scen och musik Ett segertåg på väg!
Idag åker University of Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra på vårens första turné. Konserter ges på både Vara Konserthus 18/3, debut på Stockholms Konserthus 19/3 samt avslutning på Göteborgs Konserthus 21/3.
Orkestern som består av The University of Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra is on tour! They have already played in Vara and Stockholm and now they are heading back again to Gothenburg for a show in Konserthuset tomorrow 21 March. The orchestra is manned with students from the
"20.03.2015 07:24:01" thelocal.se Top tips for seeing the solar eclipse in Sweden - The Local On Friday Sweden will witness the most spectacular solar eclipse in years. The Local fills you in on everything you need to know if you're planning to watch it and why the Norwegian border could be the best spot. Today is not only the day of the spring equinox. We are also anxiously waiting for the solar eclipse. In Gothenburg 85% of the sun will bee covered (hopefully not to many clouds will get in the way).
If you are around to see it, click the link for s
"19.03.2015 21:30:57" edition.cnn.com 10 of the world's last great wilderness areas - CNN.com Because computers, cell phones and Aeron chairs will only get you so far in life. Are you getting tired of the city? In case you are looking for an outing one of the most beautiful places in the world is right around the corner from Gothenburg. At least according to CNN who put the Bohuslän coast on place seven.
"19.03.2015 15:57:39" utbildning.gu.se How to apply - step by step - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden How to apply Today the selection results for bachelor's applicants have been published – congratulations to all accepted students! Please remember that you must reply to your offer in order to keep any places that you have been offered. Here’s a guide for your ne
"18.03.2015 12:08:00" Brännpunkt Europa Brännpunkt Europa invites You to participate in lunch seminars with interesting speakers discussing current European events. Brännpunkt Europa is lectures arranged by the center for European studies. On the 24th of March Gunnar Bolin, foreign correspondent at the National Swedish radio talks about nationalism and national belongings in Eastern Europe.
You can find more in
"17.03.2015 13:36:15" On my way to Humanisten this morning. #thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #göteborgsuniversitet #grettvegrammargu #studentinstagrammer #avenyn #architecture #götaplatsen #poseidon #carlmilles #landmärken #kändafontäner #fiskstaden #gbgftw #göteborg #go
"16.03.2015 12:09:01" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com On Styrsö and hot-dogs... Styrsö Island, with its 1400 inhabitants, is located in the southern part of the archipelago (57° 36´ 59" N, 11° 47´8" E). There are four small villages, the oldest one is called Byn, than there is... What to do on a sunny Sunday in spring like Gothenburg? Go to one of our many picturesque little islands of course! Our blogger Jakub and his friends have found their way to Styrsö.
"12.03.2015 08:12:06" God morgon, spring is here in Gothenburg! Pretty spring flowers on my way to school. #thisisgu #universityofgothenburg #göteborgsuinversitet
#gbgftw #göteborg #gothenburg #blommor #flowers #krokus #crocusvemus #botany #vårväxter
"10.03.2015 08:50:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com On cycling in Gothenburg... There are many ways how to get around in Gothenburg, but in my opinion, cycling is the best one! It´s practically free, you´re doing something for your health, no traffic jams, so you are never lat... The best way of getting around Gothenburg? See our new student blogger Jakubs thoughts on the subject.
"09.03.2015 14:27:01" akademinvaland.gu.se Summer Course Combines Game Culture with Art - University of Gothenburg, Sweden Computer game development meets fine art when the Valand Academy and the University of Skövde launch their new summer course, located at the Art Museum in Skövde. Together with teachers and international guest speakers, students will explore the rela We offer a new summer course this year in which fine art will meet computer game development. It is a collaboration between the Valand academy and Högskolan in Skövde and you can apply until 15th of March.
"09.03.2015 08:15:00" www.gu.se "Changing Gender Relations? Women's experiences of land rights in the context of the Land Tenure... PhD candidate Jeanette Bayisenge, Department of Social Work, Gothenburg presents her findings included in her PhD thesis. Women's rights to land is a hotly debated issue in today's land tenure reform in Africa.
These and other related issues are discussed in a lecture by PhD candidate Jeanette Bayisenge on the 11th of March.
"06.03.2015 09:39:26" sweden.se sweden.se https://sweden.se/culture-traditions/10-youtube-clips-about-swedishness/ Are you thinking about studying in Gothenburg?
In case you are not already living here or spend a bunch of your time hanging around swedes.
Here are some weekend watching for you that will give you a hint of swedisness and maybe make the transition
"05.03.2015 12:53:00" gu.se Kvinnodagen - Forskning, Göteborgs universitet Inför Internationella kvinnodagen bjuder universitetet in till en öppen seminariedag med fokus på genusforskning. Ingen förhandsanmälan behövs. Varmt välkommen! Don’t forget that we acknowledge international woman’s day tomorrow. Have a look at the seminar program.
If you are in Gothenburg come, listen and learn!
"02.03.2015 12:12:08" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com On Röda Sten and Carlos Motta... Hi and welcome! My name is Jakub and I am new blogger for Letters from Gothenburg and this is my first post! Yay! It´ll be maybe two weeks since I visited "For Democracy There Must Be Love". An exh... Say hi to our new blogger, Jakub. He is in his second year at HDK, School of Design and Crafts at University of Gothenburg, where he studies Design. Jakob will blog about everyday experiences - meeting friends, art exhibitions, concerts and yoga. Rea
"02.03.2015 09:18:01" Would you like to take part in university's major festivals?
The task involves assisting in the university's major feasts and celebrations. As a marskalk you would for example hands out programs, helps guests find their seats or monitoring faculty
"28.02.2015 12:50:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com Get Warm In The Cold! It has been a weird winter in Gothenburg...cold days, warm days, rain, snow and sun. For example did you know that the past Monday was one of the hottest February days in the history of Gothenburg?... Need some inspiration in order to survive the last part of winter? Check out our student Majos blog post!
"27.02.2015 15:03:00" thelocal.se Swedes' coffee passion could cut nerve disease - The Local Few people drink more coffee than the Swedes and now research funded by the Swedish Medical Council has suggested that those who have four to six cups a day may be less likely to get multiple sclerosis (MS). So, perhaps our coffee habit actually does us good. We are hoping for the best while having another cup.
Have a nice (and coffee filled) weekend!
"27.02.2015 09:46:00" gu.se International Women's Day - Intersections and coalitions: A perspective of women's struggle in... The presentation explores contingencies in the positioning of women's struggle in the times and the issues of each generation. The overview explores how history and the circumstances of each era have facilitated a coalition of women¿s groups and inte In order to acknowledge international woman’s day next week we are doing a day full of lectures mostly in the area of genders studies on the 6th of March. Some of the seminars are in English.
So if you are in Gothenburg, come listen and learn!
"27.02.2015 07:44:39" Say hi and welcome to Artem Gumeniuk (@artmnk) who will be joining us as student Instagrammer. Follow his interpretation of Gothenburg student life @universityofgothenburg.
"22.02.2015 08:15:00" spiragu.se Spira Nätverksmässa Spira Nätverksmässa låter studenter inom sämhällvetenskapen vid Göteborgs universitet och näringslivet mötas under en dag och utbyta idéer, tankar och förhoppningsvis massor av visitkort. För studenter kan Spira Nätverksmässa vara nyckeln till ett bä On Thursday 26/2 2015, SPIRA will be arranged for the 6th time. Come, say hi and meet companies who are interested in social science students! During the day you can take part in workshops and activites.
"20.02.2015 13:54:04" Göteborg/Gothenburg: The Official Guide There's a new spectacular sauna, made of recycled materials, in the #Gothenburg harbour. We love this initiative!
"19.02.2015 07:37:47" Thursday greetings with love, from a uni tramstop.
"17.02.2015 14:59:07" Happy semmeldag!
Finally! Today we get to eat semlor (maybe even the ones you made yourself). Students are getting whip cream on their noses all around uni today.
#thisisgu #göteborgsuniversitet #universityofgothenburg #semlor #smedjehuset #jmgbg
"16.02.2015 15:42:57" The sunset in Abisko this evening was spectacular! #visitabisko Mobile Uploads The sun is about to set here in Gothenburg but with no snow and quite cloudy, Abisko, about 1600 km north from here, wins the competition of the most beautiful evening. Happy Monday to everyone!
"13.02.2015 14:36:00" www.thelocal.se How to make traditional Swedish semlor buns - The Local Semlor are delicious buns filled with cream and almond paste. This week they made news headlines after one cafe in Stockholm converted into a fast food wrap. But we prefer the classic shape and food writer John Duxbury has shared his recipe with The It is almost time. Tuesday is Fettisdagen when we all eat semlor. So if you feel like making your own, here you go. Good luck!
"13.02.2015 08:21:51" Admin took tram 13 coming in to uni today and it didn’t strike me until afterwards that it is actually Friday 13th. Guess I got of just in time before destruction... Are you wearing safety goggles and have 112 on speed dial today – or carrying on as
"12.02.2015 17:35:16" Commuting by boat.
Want to know more about how the public transport system works in Sweden? One of our international students wrote a blog posts on the topic:
"05.02.2015 08:35:00" www.gu.se Research vessel takes shape - University of Gothenburg, Sweden News detail Ever wounded how we know so much about the ocean and all the creatures in it?
Partly because the university has research vessels that will take our scientists out to sea. There is a new one in the making. Have a look at when Skagerak is being put to
"04.02.2015 15:27:00" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com 15 things you learn when you spend your winters in Sweden. This is my second winter in Sweden and I am dreading it already. November hasn’t been too kind and the sun hasn’t been spied. While in between studying, writing, working, I have a fleeting thought.... Are you spending this winter in Sweden? Or just curious how we actually survive in this snowy, snowy land? Check out this blogpost by Divya Sharma and see what she learnt about the season.
"30.01.2015 10:02:29" Lots and lots of snow again!
#thisisgu #göteborgsuniversitet #universityofgothenburg #grettvegrammargu #studentinstagrammer #snö #snow #gbgftw #göteborg #majorna #landshövdingehus #kvarteretstandaret
"26.01.2015 08:51:00" GISA Buddies Spring 15 A group for exchange students that are studying at The University of Gothenburg during the Spring semester 2015381 members · Join Group International student in Gothenburg? Make sure to join the GISA group to keep track of all activities happening.
"23.01.2015 16:42:01" www.thelocal.se 'It's called Gothenburg, not Göteborg' - The Local The Local's Oliver Gee is vexed about the only Swedish city with a name in both English and Swedish. And he wants you to say it correctly, please. Göteborg or Gothenburg? Which one would you use?
"23.01.2015 09:38:14" Big Bags and Expectations - International Students arrive in Gothenburg A new semester has started, which means that Gothenburg's Airport receives a special group of people - International students! Our cameraman and student repo... Welcome all new students! Just a few days ago we met some of you at Landvetter Airport. :) Thank you for sharing your thoughts about the upcoming semester. We truly hope that your time here in Gothenburg, meet your expectations.
"22.01.2015 12:43:03" www.gu.se Portable stimulator being tested on Parkinson patients - University of Gothenburg, Sweden News detail Parkinson patients might be able to improve their motor and balance skills with weak electric noise. A research team at the Sahlgrenska academy have developed a prototype that patients will be able to use at home in cooperation with NASA
"21.01.2015 09:30:02" Morning walk to the Uni. In snow! Yes, just a little but still :-) #thisisgu
"20.01.2015 19:10:57" The University's websites, the Student Portal, the Staff Portal and GUL are available again! Thank you for your patience.
"20.01.2015 17:25:54" Do you want to see more of Gothenburg and student life here? Follow us on Instagram @universityofgothenburg
"20.01.2015 14:36:25" Internet is not working at the moment. Troubleshooting in progress.
"20.01.2015 07:00:01" utbildning.gu.se Welcome Programme - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The International Student Welcome Programme is held at the beginning of each term. The programme of events and activities provides international students with practical information about the university and living in Gothenburg. It is also a perfect o Do not miss the Fair and the Information sessions that will help you settle in. For details, check www.gu.se/spring2015/welcomeprogramme
You can also collect your ticket to the Welcome Reception at the fair; Have your ticket number handy and contact
"19.01.2015 12:31:13" utbildning.gu.se Welcome Programme - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The International Student Welcome Programme is held at the beginning of each term. The programme of events and activities provides international students with practical information about the university and living in Gothenburg. It is also a perfect o The Welcome Meeting for all New International Students starts at 6.15 sharp tonight. From 5.30pm, enjoy a welcome drink while getting to know fellow students who, like you, have just arrived.
Place: Vasaparken, University’s main building
"19.01.2015 10:55:41" Today is the first day of the spring semester! Also for all of our incoming exchange students who arrived this weekend. Welcome,we hope you have good semester! #thisisgu #göteborgsuniversitet #universityofgothenburg #grettvegrammargu #studentinstagra
"19.01.2015 09:17:46" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com The Ultimate Dictionary For International Upcoming Students! Spring term…it doesn’t have too much of spring right? But believe it or not this is one of the hottest winters according with the Swedes, is half of January and we didn’t go that much below cero de... Our blogger Majo has come up with the best dictionary for confused international students, from A (After work) to Z (Zlatan). But hey Majo, where’s the Å, Ä, Ö ;-) :-D
"16.01.2015 15:40:38" www.universityadmissions.se Apply to Swedish universities, courses, and programmes: University Admissions in Sweden –... Universityadmissions.se is the official website for international students who wish to apply for studies in Sweden. Here, you can find out more about the educational system, learn about other important agencies and find links to their websites and, m Do you have questions about studying in Sweden or maybe about your application?
You can chat with university additions and (hopefully) get all the answers here:
"16.01.2015 09:24:53" www.thelocal.se The five strangest habits of the Swedes - The Local The Local's Oliver Gee has just left Sweden after four years, and reflects on what he found to be the five oddest habits of Swedish people. Here’s a Friday hug from all of us :-)
“Just when you thought the Swedes were cold and ruthlessly efficient, the Swedish Hug comes along. This is how it works: If you talk to any Swede for more than five minutes, they automatically become your Huggi
"13.01.2015 10:13:36" utbildning.gu.se Courses and Programmes - Education, University of Gothenburg, Sweden The University of Gothenburg has a unique breadth in teaching and research. We offer you several programmes but also a variety of single subject courses, that are taught in english. Do you want to study at the university of Gothenburg the autumn of 2015? If so it is time to apply. Applications close January 15th for international students.
More information on all the programs and courses we offer here:
"09.01.2015 09:38:04" lettersfromgothenburg.wordpress.com To say "Hej Då" is not easy... Hello guys! I hope you had the best Christmas time! Today I am here to write my last post. Yeap... the last one :/ I will miss sharing Gothenburg with you and I hope that you enjoyed reading my pos... Our student blogger Naza writes her last blog entry for the uni. Thanks Naza for all your input!
"31.12.2014 22:58:01" Happy New Year 2015 everyone!!! We really wish that all of your dreams come true! Do you have any hopes or resolutions for next year? Share them with us for inspiration!
Photo: Jonas Ingman, at Göteborg/Gothenburg: The Official Guide
"30.12.2014 07:00:00" "New Year is the best time to look back and reflect upon what life has given you this year and the lessons that have been taught. My dad used to say that ‘the one who understands life is never in a hurry’. I didn´t quite understand that as a kid, but
"29.12.2014 07:00:00" "I will celebrate New Year´s Eve with my family in northern Norway. We will watch the fireworks and then probably take a sauna together."
Hanne Mathisen Haga (Norway), Bachelor in Acting
"28.12.2014 15:15:50" Chans till norrsken i Västsverige - P4 Göteborg Nu finns möjlighet att se himlafenomenet norrsken även i vår del av Sverige. The so called northern lights can predominantly be seen in the high latitude regions. However, researcher Maria Sundin from the Department of Physics at the University of Gothenburg says that there is a chance to see it here in the southern parts of