Newly admitted students

Faculty of Social Sciences

A warm welcome to Lund University and the Faculty of Social Sciences! This page contains a collection of information that will be useful for you when you are preparing for your studies.

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The 2020/21 academic year: both online and on campus

Currently, the faculty’s campuses in Lund and Helsingborg are open but the campus-based teaching is conducted in adapted forms due to covid-19. Large parts of the teaching is carried out using digital tools (online). This will also apply for the spring semester of 2021, unless the Government's and the Public Health Authority's recommendations are changed.

We are striving to ensure that all courses contain one or more campus-based components. This means that students are expected to be present in, or close to, Lund/Helsingborg. 

More info on Covid-19 and the 2020/21 academic year at the Faculty of Social Sciences

Form of studies for your course/programme

If you are a newly admitted student at a Faculty of Social Sciences course or programme, you will receive email based information from your coordinator on how your autumn semester is affected. Keep an eye on your email for the latest notifications!

FAQ for all newly admitted Lund University degree students and exchange students

These FAQ:s will be updated throughout 2020, be sure to check them out regularly at the University's main website.

FAQ for newly admitted Lund University degree students

FAQ for incoming Lund University exchange students

Specific questions? Contact your academic advisor or coordinator

Your course/programme academic advisor or coordinator is your contact person during your studies. This person will inform you on course/programme-specific information.

Department of Communication and Media

www.kom.lu.se/en/education/student

  • Courses in Media and Communication Studies
  • Media and Communication Studies, Master of Science programme

Department of Gender Studies

www.gender.lu.se/education/student-information

  • Courses in Gender Studies

Department of Human Geography

www.keg.lu.se/en/education/study-information/for-our-new-students

  • Courses in Human Geography, Human Ecology and Development studies
  • Development Studies, Bachelor of Science Programme
  • Human Ecology - Culture, Power and Sustainability, Master of Science programme
  • Human Geography, Master of Science programme

Department of Political Science

www.svet.lu.se/en/education/information-about-your-studies

  • Courses in Peace and Conflict Studies and Political Science
  • European Affairs, Master of Science programme
  • Welfare Policies and Management, Master of Science programme

Department of Psychology

www.psy.lu.se/en/education

  • Courses in Psychology
  • Psychology, Master of Science programme

Department of Service Management and Service Studies

www.ism.lu.se/en/education/study-information/admitted-masters-students-2020-0

  • Courses in Service Studies
  • Service Management, Culture and Creativity Management, Master of Science programme
  • Service Management, Retail, Master of Science programme
  • Service Management, Supply Chain Management, Master of Science programme
  • Service Management, Sustainable Service Management, Master of Science programme       
  • Service Management, Tourism - Master of Science programme

Department of Sociology

www.soc.lu.se/en/education/information-about-your-studies/checklist-new-students

  • Courses in Sociology and Social Anthropology
  • Cultural Criminology - Master of Science programme
  • Social Anthropology, Master of Science programme
  • Sociology - Master of Science programme

Department of Strategic Communication

www.isk.lu.se/en/education/study-information

  • Courses in Strategic Communication
  • Strategic Communication, Master of Science programme

Faculty Graduate School

www.graduateschool.sam.lu.se/current-students-0/newly-admitted-students

  • Courses in Method and Theory of Science
  • Development Studies, Master of Science programme
  • Global Studies, Master of Science programme
  • Middle Eastern Studies, Master of Science programme
  • Social Studies of Gender, Master of Science programme

School of Social Work

www.soch.lu.se/en/education

  • Courses in Social Work

Sociology of Law Department

www.soclaw.lu.se/en/education/information-about-your-studies

  • Courses in Sociology of Law
  • Sociology of Law, Master of Science programme

LUCSUS, Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies

www.lucsus.lu.se/education-at-lucsus

  • Courses in Sustainability Studies
  • Environmental Studies and Sustainability Science, Master of Science programme