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3. Eligibility

Outgoing exchange students

General requirements

You are eligible to apply for exchange studies at another university if you:

  • Are registered and active as a full-time student at the Faculty of Social Sciences at Lund University  at the time of application (or on leave of absence) and the semester prior to the planned exchange.
  • Have achieved at least 30 credits in Social Sciences at the time of application. Please note: Some agreements may have higher requirements.
  • Have studied two terms full-time studies at Lund University at the time for the mobility period.
  • Submit a preliminary study plan containing courses equivalent to full-time studies eligible for credit transfer towards a degree from Lund Univeristy.
  • Have sufficient knowledge in the language of instruction.

Please note: there may be additional requirements for some exchange agreements.


Previous step: 2.) Application periods and information meetings
Next step: 4.) Transfer of credits

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 offered in Zoom. 

You are also welcome to email us or give us a call!


Katarina Follin
Phone: +46 46-222 72 04
Visiting hours: Tuesday 10:00-12:00
Link to Zoom-meeting with Katarina: 

Lu Yi Nilsson
Phone: +46 46-222 48 43
Visiting hours: Wednesday 13:00-15:00 cancelled, please contact Lu by email Outgoing [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se
Link to Zoom-meetings with Lu: 

Lina Jönsson
On leave of absence