2. Application periods and information meetings

Outgoing exchange students

Exchange Studies during the academic year 2020-21 and 2021-22

If you're looking for a last chance to apply for exchange studies during the 2021 spring semester, you can apply for spare slots in our August/September round:

  • Applications for exchange studies (spare slots) 2021 spring semester: apply during 31 August – 7 September.

If you’re looking for exchange studies opportunities during the 2021 autumn semester or the 2022 spring semester, please apply during our regular application periods:

  • 1 November – 20 November 2020
  • 1 February – 22 February 2021

Please note :

  • All application rounds close at noon (12:00)
  • Make sure you send in your application through the database well in advance
  • Please read more about the application under step 7. How to apply


Information meeting preparing the November application

  • Tuesday September 27th between 12 and 1 pm. Zoom. The meeting is held in English.


University of California exchange studies

Separate application

Please note that all applications regarding student exchange at the University of California must be submitted through the UC Study Center at Lund University.

Lund University UC Study Center webpage


Previous step: 1. Where can I study?
Next step: 3. Eligibility

Faculty International Office

E-mail:outgoing [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se

Postal adress: Lund University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Box 117, 221 00 Lund, Sweden

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


Due to the current situation, drop in visiting hours are cancelled. Please email or call us instead.


Katarina Follin
Phone: +46 46-222 72 04

Visiting hours: Tuesday 10:00-12:00

Room 142, ground floor, building Gamla Kirurgen


Lina Jönsson
Phone: +46 46-222 48 43

Visiting hours: Wednesday 13:00-15:00

Room 142, ground floor, building Gamla Kirurgen