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Incoming Master's programme students

autumn 2017

A warm welcome to Lund University and the School of Economics and Management! These pages are a collection of information that will be useful for you when you are preparing for your Master's studies.

Pictured: The university library (UB).

The programme coordinators

Your programme coordinator is your contact person during your Master's studies. This person will inform you about your programme specific information. You are most welcome to contact the coordinator if you have any questions about the programme.

Contact the programme coordinators

Read the pre-arrival guide thoroughly

All students admitted to Lund University are sent a pre-arrival guide before the start of the semester. These guides provide detailed information to help you prepare for your stay in Lund and the answers to most of the questions we receive from students.

International degree students Pre-Arrival Guide (PDF)

Read more at Lund University's international website

Arrival Day for international students Tuesday 15th August 2017

All international students are expected to arrive in Lund on the official Arrival Day, 15th August 2017. Arrival Day is followed by two weeks of introduction activities. Note that there will be no arrival arrangements or pick-up services on any other day. 

Read more at Lund University's international website

Master’s Mingle at LUSEM Friday 18th August 2017

Building: Holger Crafoord Centre (Street address: Tycho Brahes väg 1)
Venue: The Atrium (Ljusgården, EC1)
Time: 10.00–14.00

10.00–12.00 for the following programmes:
Accounting and Finance; Entrepreneurship and Innovation; International Marketing and Brand Management; International Strategic Management; Management; Managing People, Knowledge and Change

12.00–14.00 for the following programmes:
Economic Development and Growth; Economic Growth, Population and Development; Economics; European and International Tax Law; Finance; Information Systems; Innovation and Spatial Dynamics; International Economics with a Focus on China.

The Master's Mingle is your opportunity to:

  • Meet your fellow students before the programme officially starts
  • Meet representatives from your programme, the student union and other services 
  • Have a guided tour of the campus premises
  • Obtain your LU access card - do not forget to bring your photo ID!
  • Print your membership registration to Studentlund

Seminar: Interested in a career in Sweden? What to expect!
Tuesday 22nd August

Venue: Eden auditorium (Street address: Paradisgatan 5)
Time: 10.15–12.00

The seminar will cover:

  • What to expect when looking for a job in Sweden - both when it comes to rules and culture
  • Practical tips and suggestions on how to find and apply for a position in Sweden
  • What to think about when writing your CV and cover letter
  • How to succeed with your job interview 

Register for the seminar in MyCareer

Official Welcome Meeting and Programme Start
Wednesday 23rd August

Building: Holger Crafoord Centre (Street address: Tycho Brahes väg 1)
Venue: The Atrium (Ljusgården, EC1)
Time: 09:00 or 13.00, see list below. 

The autumn semester starts on Wednesday 23rd August 2017 for all Master's students at LUSEM. The semester starts with welcome meetings at the following times:

09:00 for the following programmes:
Accounting and Finance; Entrepreneurship and Innovation; International Marketing and Brand Management; International Strategic Management; Management; Managing People, Knowledge and Change.

13:00 for the following programmes:
Economic Development and Growth; Economic Growth, Population and Development; Economics; European and International Tax Law; Finance; Information Systems; Innovation and Spatial Dynamics; International Economics with a Focus on China.

Programme details and schedule

The schedule for the courses is yet to be set, however, it will be forwarded to all admitted students as soon as it is confirmed. Your programme is full-time and your expected work-load will be 40 hours or more per week (includes: readings, lectures, assignments and group work).

Have a look at the academic calendar for more information about semester dates and public holidays. Note that the autumn semester at LUSEM starts on Wednesday 23 August 2017. The spring semester ends on 3rd June 2018.

Academic calendar for Lund University

Remember to print your Notification of Selection results!

We encourage you to print the "Notification of Selection Results" from your account at www.universityadmissions.se. This is your official letter of acceptance that you will need both for your residence permit application (if applicable) and when you arrive in Lund. 

We wish all of you a wonderful summer and we are looking forward to seeing you in August!