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Academic Matters

Incoming exchange students

The main university building. Photo.

Course schedules

In our online schedule generator TimeEdit you can generate your course schedules by searching for and selecting the courses to which you are admitted.  You can use TimeEdit to check for potential schedule clashes in your study plan. A few clashes are usually unavoidable and should not pose a problem; however, should you find more than four clashes between courses, please choose a different course.

Please note: Course schedules become available approximately one month prior to course start. Not all departments use TimeEdit. If you are unable to find your course, you can contact the course administrator at the Department the course is offered by.

Corona/covid-19 arrangements 

Faculty-specific information for admitted students, 2020 autumn semester


Grading system

At Lund University there are several different grading scales. The grade distribution within the different grading scales used within the Faculty of Social Sciences is shown below. Grades are listed in order from the highest grade to the lowest:

  • Godkänd - Underkänd (Pass - Fail).

  • Väl godkänd - Godkänd – Underkänd (Pass with Distinction - Pass – Fail).

  • A– B – C – D – E - Underkänd (A – B – C – D – E – Fail).

More information regarding LU grading scales can be found on

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