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.


As of the autumn 2017 semester, internet will be included in the rent which accounts for the price increase.    

Single or shared student rooms in Björnkulla

Björnkulla is a student residence in the municipality of Huddinge. The residence is located in a densely forested area although only a 10 to 15 minute walk from Flemingsberg Station and Södertörn University. Exchange students, as well as other students, live on student corridors in either single or shared rooms.

Map of Björnkulla

Local transport:

You can catch the commuter train to Flemingsberg Station from Stockholm Central Station (it takes 19 minutes).

Buses run twice an hour to Björnkulla from Flemingsberg station and from Södertörn University. The bus (704) journey takes about 5 minutes. It takes about 15 minutes to walk.

For further information about public transport in Stockholm:

Map of public transport in Stockholm

In the neighbourhood:

Björnkulla is a small residential area in pleasant surroundings, including an outdoor recreation area, a lit running/skiing track and an outdoor gym. It is possible to buy a membership card for a gym located less than 5 minutes walk from Södertörn University at Flemingsberg centrum.

There's a supermarket in Flemingsberg centrum about 15 minutes walk from Björnkulla or a 5 minute bus ride away as well as a new supermarket by the station. You can also go to Huddinge Centrum (by bus or, by bus and commuter train), which has shops, banks as well as other services.