Lund University has a long and vibrant history covering almost 350 years of teaching. It has evolved from just a few hundred students and professors being paid with meat and grain into its present form, with around 41 000 students and a position of excellence in international teaching and research.
We tackle complex problems and global challenges and work to ensure that knowledge and innovations benefit society. We provide education and research in engineering, science, law, social sciences, economics and management, medicine, humanities, theology, fine art, music and drama.
Lund University is an innovative university. For several hundred years, researchers from Lund have made discoveries and created innovations that have been of great significance for wider society. Lund University has one of Sweden’s strongest and broadest research environments and is recognised as one of the world's top research-led comprehensive universities.
The Careers Service helps to prepare students for their transition into working life by giving seminars on the Swedish labour market and information on what recruiters are looking for. Careers support is available at several faculties as well as at the central level of the University.
The University’s central International Desk helps international students with a range of academic and practical matters. The International Desk also arranges the Arrival Day and orientation weeks for new international students as well as different social activities throughout the academic year. The International Desk Facebook page is a key forum for current international students on campus at Lund University, providing information on social activities for international students, local events in the region and Swedish cultural traditions.
LU Accommodation is part of Student Services at Lund University and offers housing for international students. LU Accommodation manages a limited number of rooms and flats in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö.
Lund University has one of Sweden’s oldest and largest research library networks, with 26 libraries across the campus. Apart from the 26 libraries, the electronic library collection includes more than 15 000 e-journals, 500 databases and many e-books, dictionaries and encyclopaedias - a gold-mine for students and researchers!
The Lund University Servicedesk provides help and support with students' email accounts, the Student Portal and the wireless internet access around campus.
Student Health Centre help students with problems with psychological issues. The Student Health Centre has counsellors, nurses, psychologists, psychiatrists and a physiotherapist to support students.
Considered the number one city for students in Sweden, Lund offers an exciting campus environment with a vibrant student life, an international atmosphere and memorable student traditions. The main Lund University campus is set in the charming cobble-stoned city of Lund, which dates back to 990. Today students make up almost half of the population in the city.
There are many opportunities for students to keep fit or participate in sport. The student nations, student associations, local sports clubs and community sport facilities offer a range of sport and exercise activities in Lund, Malmö and Helsingborg.
Lund University is well known for its unique student life and fantastic campus atmosphere. The variety of student organisations, including the famous 'nations' of Lund, provides excellent opportunities for you to experience student life and to join in student events. You can get involved by joining Studentlund! Lund University has a wide range of student associations. They are run by students, for students, and cover music, drama, ‘spex’ comedy theatre, politics, religion and much more.
Lund University School of Economics and Management is EQUIS-accredited. EQUIS is the leading international system of quality assessment, improvement and accreditation of higher education institutions in management and business administration. EQUIS is operated by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).
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