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Newly admitted student

Congratulation to your choice of education! As a new student at the Department of Physics, there are some thing you must know. We have gathered the most important things here.

Student riding a bicycle in Lund. Photo: Johan Persson


Regulations and recommendations from authorities and Lund Univerisity change according to the current Covid-situation. Keep yourself updated about what applies for the Department of Physics:

Corona/Covid-19 and the education at the Department of Physics

General information about the Coronavirus/Covid-19 that apply to all students, on Lund University's central website

Introduction and welcome letter

All our courses and programmes start with a mandatory introduction meeting. If you do not attend the meeting, you will lose your enrolment in the course. The autumn semester starts on August 30, 2021.

In good time before your course starts, you will get a welcome letter from the department. If you are a master student the welcome letter may also contain information about how you choose courses within your program.

Sometimes our emails bounce or end up among your junk mails. If you have not received a welcome letter four weeks before the start of your course or programme, please contact our studentadministration [at] fysik [dot] lu [dot] se (study adminstration).

Schedules and course literature

For current schedules and course litterature for our courses, please visit the course list webpage.

Link to the course list webpage

Schedules and information about course literature you need can be found under the respective course presentation on the course list webpage.

You can also find time schedules on TimeEdit. There you will also find more information about the course.

Link to the TimeEdit webpage

LUNA, the Science Student Union

As a student at the Faculty of Science you belong to the Science Student Union LUNA. The main objective of the Science Student Union is to monitor and participate in the development of education and conditions for students at the Faculty of Science. The student union also arrange recreation activities and create an interface between you and your future career.

Link to LUNA’s website

Things to do as a newly admitted student

On the Lund University’s central web pages, you find general information about what you have to do as a newly admitted student. There you also find a student guide and practical information for your day-to-day life in Sweden.

Lund University’s central web pages for newly admitted students
Lund University’s central web pages about student life in Lund


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