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Incoming exchange students

Faculty of Social Sciences

Every year Lund University welcomes international students from all over the world. Being an exchange student in Lund allows you to be part of the unique student life, get to know people from all around the world and experience the international atmosphere and memorable student traditions in one of Sweden’s most charming towns.

Film about studying at Lund University

Faculty courses for exchange students

As an exchange student at the Faculty of Social Sciences, you have the opportunity to choose from a wide range of courses at various departments. The departments at the Faculty of Social Sciences offer over 100 courses in English, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. 

You will get a deep insight into theories and practice within the Social Sciences, but you will also have a chance to enjoy the unique student life in Lund or at Campus Helsingborg. 

Course guide

Incoming exchange studies process

  1. How and when to apply
  2. Before your exchange
  3. During your exchange
  4. Academic matters
  5. End of exchange


Lu Yi Nilsson
Phone: +46 46 222 48 31
E-mail: incoming [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se
Visiting hours: by appointment

Visiting address: Sandgatan 13A, Building R, Gamla Kirurgen, Lund (map)

Student Reception

For general questions, you can visit our reception desk, which is located on the second floor of Gamla Kirurgen. 

Opening hours during the term are as follows:

  • Tuesdays at 10:00-13:00
  • Thursdays at 09:00-12:00

E-mail: exchange-reception [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se