Study information

Students.Our aim is to provide students at Södertörn University with the best possible service and support, so this area of the website gathers practical information that we hope and believe you will find useful.

Do you want to know how to apply to higher education or when the semester starts? Do you need to contact the Student Health Service, or perhaps you are planning to become involved with a student organisation? Do you want to apply for a degree certificate but are unsure how to go about it? Many questions can arise during your studies; if you can't find the answer you need here, please contact one of our study guidance advisors or Student Support Services. They will be happy to help you.

Choose what you want to study at Södertörn University from our programmes and courses in our online prospectus.

Application for incoming exchange students


1. Our partner universities should nominate the students that have been selected to spend a study period at Södertörn University using the online application system. Incoming students may only be considered and access the online application form if they are nominated by the international co-ordinator at their home university veforethe deadline. Please nominate the students before:

  • April 25 - for the autumn semester/academic year
  • October 10 - for the spring semester

If you need a new username and password for the online application, please contact us:

2. If a student is accepted, a user account will automatically be generated and he/ she will receive an e-mail with a link and a username to the online application. All students will also receive application instructions in a separate e-mail.

3. Once the application has been completed, it must be submitted electronically by:

  • May 1 -  for the autumn semester/academic year
  • October 15 - for the spring semester

Please note: It is important to press the submit button, as applications that have been saved but not submitted will not be processed.

The student should upload a Transcript of Records, a photo and other necessary documents. Students will receive an e-mail to confirm receipt of the online application.

4. The international officer at Södertörn University will review the student's application and check whether the student fulfills the entry requirements for the courses he/she has chosen.

5. Students that are accepted will receive an admission e-mail. Students who are applying for a visa will also receive the letter of acceptance with stamp and signature by post.

6. Information about accommodation will be sent separately by the accommodation officer. The accommodation calender can be found here.

For any further information, please contact