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Study Guidance

Are you unsure about which courses and programmes to pursue, or maybe you aren’t even sure our University is the right one for you?

Our study counsellors can guide you and give you the tools you need to make well-informed decisions.

Your meeting with a study counsellor may concern university studies in general or on more specific courses, study programmes and field of studies. All of your interaction with a study counsellor is kept confidential.

Contact our Study Counsellors

The University of Gothenburg have around 60 study counsellors. You can contact them via e-mail or telephone to discuss your matters. You can also book an appointment for a face-to-face meeting.

Please note that we have listed all our study counsellors in all fields available at the University. Some of the courses and programmes listed below are only given in Swedish.

Education for you with a refugee background

Do you find the Swedish society and education system complicated? By attending an information meeting arranged by the University of Gothenburg, you can get help and tips on ways in.

 

  • Health and medical care

    What can I study?

    In order to study to become a doctor, nurse, pharmacist or dentist at University of Gothenburg, you need to be fluent in Swedish.

    In English

    We offer a Master's Programme in Public Health Science, a Master's Programme in Global Health and a Master's Programme in Entrepreneurship in Biomedicine.

    To the courses and programmes in the field of Health and medical care

    SparaSpara

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    Pharmacy programme,
    Complementary Programme for Pharmacists with a Foreign Degree,
    Programme in Audiology,
    Programme in Speech and Language,
    Pathology,
    Programme in Biomedical Laboratory Science
    Supplementary programmes for Biomedical Laboratory Science

    Malin Eskesjö Hansson
    Email: malin.eskesjo@sahlgrenska.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 6253
    Phone hours: Mondays 12.00-13.00
    Visiting address: Medicinaregatan 3 (Servicecenter)
    Drop in: Mondays 14.00-15.00

    Nursing,
    Diagnostic Radiology Nursing,
    Specialist Nursing,
    Courses in Health Care Science,
    Supplementary programmes for nurses from non-EU countries

    Sara Williamsson
    E-mail: sara.williamsson@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 6057
    Phone hours: Mon-Thur 13.00–14.00.
    Drop in: Only booked appointments.

    Midwifery,
    Master programme in Reproductive and Perinatal Healt,
    Master programme in Global Health
    Programme in Medicine,
    Master's Programme in Public Health Science with Health Economics,
    Supplementary programmes for doctors from non-EU countries
     
    Christer Ek
    E-post: christer.ek@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 3074
    Phone hours: Mon-Thur 13.00-14.00
    Visiting address: Medicinaregatan 3, (Servicecenter)
    Drop in: Monday and Wednesday 14.00–15.00
    Dietetics Programme,
    MSC in Dental Surgery,
    Programme in Dental Technology,
    Programme in Dental Hygiene,
    Programme in Dietetics,
    Supplementary programmes for dentists from non-EU countries
    Fereshteh Erfan
    E-mail: fereshteh.erfan@sahlgrenska.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 3598
    Phone hours: Mon-Thur 13.00-14.00
    Visiting address: Medicinaregatan 3 (Servicecenter)
    Drop in: Tuesdays 14.00-16.00
    Programme in Medicine,
    Supplementary programmes for doctors from non-EU countries
    Pia Gejervall
    E-mail: pia.gejervall@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 3902
    Phone hours: Mon-Thur 13.00-14.00
    Visiting address: Medicinaregatan 3 (Servicecenter)
    Drop in: Monday and Wednesday 14.00-15.00
    Physiotherapy Programme,
    Programme in Public Health Science with Health Economics,
    Occupational Therapy Programme
     
    Cecilia Flodén Alm
    (substituting for Therése Johansson)

    E-mail: cecilia.floden.alm@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 3653
    Phone hours: Mon-Thur 13.00-14.00
    Visiting address: Medicinaregatan 3 (Servicecenter)
    Drop in: Tuesdays 14.00-16.00
    Pharmacy Elsa Jegerås Andersson
    E-mail: receptarie@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 9083
    Visiting address: Lundberglab, Medicinaragatan 9C
    Food nutrition (master courses),
    Sport science (master courses)
     
    Anne-Lee Lööf
    E-mail: anne-lee.loof@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4232
    Phone hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10.15-11.15
    Drop in: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10.30-12.00, Thursday also 14.00-15.00
    Visiting address: Läroverksgatan 5, Pedagogen hus C, ground floor

    Education programmes:

    – Food Service Management
    – Health Promotion; sport science and food and nutrition
    – Sports Coaching

    Single subject courses within Food and Nutrition and Sport Science

    Maria Thorson
    E-mail: maria.thorson@ped.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4201
    Phone hours: Monday 10.15-11.30
    Visiting address: Läroverksgatan 5, Pedagogen (Building C, ground floor)
    Drop in: Only booked appoinments, but if the door is open you are welcome at drop in

     

  • Natural science and mathematics

    What can I study?

    The University offers a wide range of courses and programmes within Natural Sciences. For all the programmes on the bachelor level, you need to be fluent in Swedish.

    In English

    We offer 16 Master’s Programmes in Chemistry, Biology, Molecular Biology, Physics, Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences, and Marine Sciences. Along with the programmes there are number of courses mostly on the master’s level.

    To the courses and programmes in the field Natural science and mathematics

    SparaSpara

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    Foundation year programme in Natural Sciences Jeanette Montell
    E-mail: svl.math@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-772 5388
    Visiting address: Chalmers, Chalmers Tvärgata 3, Mathematical Sciences Department
    Chemistry,
    Medicinal Chemistry
    Per Martin Björemark
    E-mail: per.martin.bjoremark@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 9013
    Visiting address: Chalmers, Kemigården 4, Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology
    Physics,
    Radiophysics
    Majken Lundqvist
    E-mail: majken.lundqvist@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 9143
    Visiting address: Chalmers, Kemigården 1, Department of Physics, room 7013
    Drop in: Tuesday and Thursday, 11.00-12.30
    Mathematics,
    Mathematical Statistics,
    Bachelor's Programme in Mathematics,
    Master's Programme in Mathematical Sciences
    Damiano Ognissanti
    E-mail: svl.math@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-772 3505
    Phone hours: Wednesday-Thursday 9.00-11.00
    Visiting address: Chalmers, Chalmers Tvärgata 3
    Drop in: Wednesday-Thursday 12.30-14.00
    Marine Sciences Barbara Casari
    E-mail: svl@marine.gu.se
    Phone: 031-786 2873
    Visiting address: Carl Skottbergsgatan 22B, Department of Marine Sciences, floor 2, room 2213
    Earth Sciences,
    Geography
    Emily Whitehurst Zach
    E-mail: svl@gvc.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2838
    Visiting address: Guldhedsgatan 5A, Department of Earth Sciences, floor 4, room 4074
    Biology,
    Molecular Biology
    Peter Gulz
    E-mail: education@biology.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2524
    Phone hours: Mon-Fri 9.00-14.00
    Visiting address: Medicinaregatan 18 A
    Drop in: Mon-Fri 9.00-14.00
    Environmental Sciences Karin Karlson
    E-mail: karin.karlson@bioenv.gu se
    Phone: 004631-786 2705
    Phone hours: Mon-Fri 10.00-12.00 and 15.30-17.00
    Visiting address: Carl Skottbergsgata 22 B
    Drop-in: Mon-Thur 10.00-12.00 and 15.30-17.00, Fri: 10.00-12.00
    Pharmacy Elsa Jegerås Andersson
    E-mail: receptarie@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 9083
    Visiting address: Lundberglab, Medicinaragatan 9C
    Master's Programme in Conservation E-mail: svl@conservation.gu.se
    Visiting address: Guldhedsgatan 5A, Department of Conservation
    Social Environmental Science Anna-Karin Ågren
    E-mail: smil@handels.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1340
    Visiting address: Vasagatan 1
    Drop in: Only booked appointments

     

  • Culture, Religion and History

    What can I study?

    The University offers a wide range of courses and programmes in the fields of Culture, Religion and History. Most courses and programmes, requires you to be fluent in Swedish.

    In English

    We offer two Master’s Programmes in Gendering Practices and in Conservation. Around 20 courses taught in English are also available.

    To the courses and programmes in the field of Culture, Religion and History

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    History of ideas,
    Religious studies and Theology
    Kristina Svensson
    E-mail: kristina.svensson@lir.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4519
    Phone hours: Mon 13.00-15.00, Tues-Wed 10.00-11.30
    Visiting address: Renströmsgatan 6, Humanisten, ground floor, hall E, room E306
    Drop-in: Mon 13.00-15.00, Tues-Wed 10.00-11.30
    Literary studies,
    Performing arts
    Camilla Brudin Borg
    E-mail: studiev.litt@lir.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4580
    Phone hours: Mon 10-12 and 13-15
    Visiting address: Renströmsgatan 6, Humanisten, ground floor, hall E, room, E321
    Drop-in: Mon 10-12 and 13-15
    The ancient world,
    Archaeology,
    History
    Anders Simonsen
    E-mail: anders.simonsen@history.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5526
    Phone hours: Mon 10.00-12.00, Wed 13.00-15.00
    Visiting address: Eklandagatan 86, 2nd floor, room 2237
    Drop-in: Mon 10.00-12.00, Wed 13.00-15.00
    Philosophy,
    Linguistics,
    Theory of science
    Peter Johnsen
    E-mail: peter.johnsen@gu.se
    Phone: 004631 7865213
    Visiting address: Olof Wijksgatan 6
    Children and Youth Culture,
    Ethnology,
    Studies on film,
    Gender studies,
    Musicology,
    Visual arts,
    Culture analysis,
    Cultural studies,
    Scandinavian Cultural and Social Studies

    Lise-Lotte Gustafsson
    E-post: studievagledning@kultur.gu.se
    Telefon: 031-786 5321
    Telefontid: Kontorstid
    Drop-in: Kontorstid
    Visiting address: Vera Sandbergs allé 8, ground floor, stairwell B, room 3254

  • Fine Art, Design and Crafts

    What can I study?

    University of Gothenburg has some of Sweden's most reputable Programmes in Art, Design and Crafts. Except for BFA Programme in Metal Art and BFA Programme in Wood Oriented Furniture Design, the Bachelor Programmes requires you to be fluent in Swedish.

    In English

    We offer 10 MFA programmes and two BFA programmes in design, crafts and fine arts that are taught completely in English.

    To the courses and programmes in the field of Fine Art, Design and Crafts

    SparaSpara

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    Craft,
    Design,
    Fine Art,
    Film,
    Literary composition,
    Photography,
    Teachers training programme visual arts and crafts
    Lena Collin
    E-mail: lena.collin@hdk.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1107
    Visiting address: Kristinelundsgatan 6-8
    Drop in: Only booked appointments
    Conservation, with major in Integrated Conservation of Built Heritage,
    Conservation, Building Crafts
    Conservation of Cultural Heritage Objects,
    Conservation, with major in Leadership and in Handicraft,
    Conservation, with major in Garden and Landscape Crafts
    E-mail: svl@conservation.gu.se
    Visiting address: Guldhedsgatan 5A,
    Department of Conservation

     

  • Languages

    What can I study?

    If you are fluent in Swedish, you can study Japanese, French and many other languages at the University. There are courses on the basic and advanced level.

    In English

    There are a number of courses in English on basic and advanced level.

    To our courses and programmes in English

    Learning Swedish

    For all our international admitted students, we offer language courses in Swedish, for free. If you wish to study Swedish full time, there are possibilities outside the University.

    Language courses for admitted students at the Student Portal

    Study Swedish on studyinsweden.se

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    French,
    German,
    Slavic languages (Old Church Slavonic, Russian, Ukrainian),
    Spanish

    Maria Janmark
    E-mail: sprakprogrammet@sprak.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1802
    Phone hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10.30-11.30
    Visiting address: Renströmsgatan 6
    Drop in: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 13.00-14.00

    African languages,
    Arabic,
    English,
    Exchange studies,
    Ancient Greek,
    Latin,
    Somali,
    Translator programme

    Eva-Lena Axelsson
    E-mail: studievagledning.engelska@sprak.gu.se, utbyte@sprak.gu.se,
    erasmus@sprak.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1795
    Phone hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10.30-11.30
    Visiting address: Renströmsgatan 6
    Drop in: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 13.00-14.00

    Japanese,
    Chinese,
    International language programme,
    Masters programme SIK

    Malin Karlsson
    E-mail: studievagledning.sik@sprak.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1782
    Phone hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10.30-11.30
    Visiting address: Renströmsgatan 6
    Drop in: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 13.00-14.00

    Arabic,
    English,
    Exchange and Erasmus studies at the Department of Languages and Literatures

    Ann-Christin Undeby
    E-mail: studievagledning.engelska@sprak.gu.se, utbyte@sprak.gu.se, erasmus@sprak.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1808
    Phone hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10.30-11.30
    Visiting address: Renströmsgatan 6
    Drop in: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 13.00-14.00

    Linguistics,
    Philosophy,
    Theory of Science

     
    Peter Johnsen
    E-mail: peter.johnsen@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5213
    Visiting address: Olof Wijksgatan 6
    Swedish,
    Swedish as a second language in the teaching programs,
    Bachelor in Swedish language consultancy
    Susanne Eklöf Brunnander
    E-mail: susanne.eklof.brunnander@svenska.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5093
    Phone hours: Tues-Thurs 10.00-11.00
    Visiting address: Renströmsgatan 6, Humanisten, floor 4, room E404
    Drop in: Tues, Wed and Thurs 11.00-12.00
    Swedish,
    Scandinavian languages,
    Swedish as a second language,
    Swedish as a foreign language,
    Master Programme in Swedish as a Second language,
    Exchange studies at the Department of Swedish
    Elisabeth Andersson
    E-mail: elisabeth.andersson@svenska.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4469
    Phone hours: Tues-Thurs 10.00-11.00
    Visiting address: Renströmsgatan 6, Humanisten, floor 4, room E406
    Drop in: Tues-Thurs 11.00-12.00

     

  • Social science and behavioural science

    What can I study?

    University offers a number of programmes and courses in Psychology, Human Work Science, Global Studies and more. On the Bachelor level most of our offerings requires you to be fluent in Swedish.

    In English

    We offer eight Master's Programmes in the field of Social Science along with a few courses.

    To our courses and programmes in Social science and behavioural science

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    The Psychology Programme,
    Advanced level courses
    Chrissie Evling
    E-mail: studievagledning@psy.gu.se
    Visiting address: Haraldsgatan 1
    Only booked appointments via email
    Psychology — single subject courses (undergraduate level) Marie Lomberg
    E-mail: marie.lomberg@psy.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5544
    Visiting address: Haraldsgatan 1
    Drop in: Only booked appointments

    Public administration,
    School of Public Administration,
    Bachelor Programme in Public Adminstration,
    Master Programme in Public Administrion,
    Single subject courses on Bachelor and Advanced level

    Kristina Ahlström
    E-mail: studievagledning@spa.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2908
    Visiting address: Sprängkullsgatan 19, floor 3
    Drop in: Only booked appointments
     

    Human work science,
    Conflict resolution studies,
    Master’s Programme in Strategic Human Resource Management and Labour Relations
    Email: student@socav.gu.se
    Visiting address: Skanstorget 18
    Only booked appointments via email
    Media and Communication,
    Journalism
    Daniel Mårtensson
    E-mail: daniel.martensson@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1183
    Phone hours: Mon-Fri 9.00-12.00, 13.00-15.00
    Visiting address: Seminariegatan 1B
    Drop in: Mon-Fri 9.00-12.00, 13.00-15.00
    Cognitive science
    Master in Communication
    Ellen-Britta Fernell Foufa
    E-mail: studievagledning@ait.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5964
    Phone hours: Most accessible via e-mail
    Visiting address: Forskningsgången 6, floor 3, room Guts
    Drop in: Mon and Thur 10:30-12:00, Wed 12:30-14:30
    Sociology,
    Social psychology,
    Criminology
    Viktoria Holm
    E-mail: viktoria.holm@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4796
    Phone hours: Tues-Thur 9.00-12.00
    Visiting address: Sprängkullsgatan 25, 2 floor
    Drop in: For quick queries Tues-Fri. For longer counselling sessions – booked appointments only.
    Master's Programme in Social Work and Human Rights,
    Courses in social work on bachelor and master level

    Tina Bergendahl
    E-mail: studievagledning@socwork.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5778
    Phone hours: Tues-Thur 10.00-11.30
    Visiting address: Sprängkullsgatan 23
    Drop in: Tues and Thur 12.00-13.00 (for quick queries). For longer counselling sessions – booked appointments only via email.

    Global studies,
    Human rights studies,
    Global gender studies,
    International relation studies,
    Social anthropology
    Thord Janson, Kim Wistedt
    E-mail: studievagledning@globalstudies.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1399
    Phone hours: Tues 14.00-16.00, Thur 10.00-12.00
    Visiting address: Seminariegatan 1
    Drop in: Only booked appointments
    Master's programme in Political Science,
    Master's Programme in European Studies,
    Master's Programme in International Administration and Global Governance,
    Political Science,
    European Studies
    E-mail: studentcounselling@pol.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1189
    Visiting address: Sprängkullsgatan 19, room B427
    Drop in: Thursdays 9.00-11.00 during the semester, booked appointments for other days and time
    Environmental Social Science,
    Environmental Science,
    Social Science,
    Economics,
    Business Administration
    Anna-Karin Ågren
    E-mail: smil@handels.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1340
    Visiting address: Vasagatan 1
    Drop-in: Only booked appointments

     

  • Music, Drama, Film and Photography

    What can I study?

    The University offers a number of programmes and courses in music, acting, film and photography. On the Bachelor level most of our offerings requires you to be fluent in Swedish.

    In English

    On the Master's level there is a Master in Fine Arts in Music with five different specializations and a MFA in Photography.

    To our english courses and programmes in Music drama film and photography

    SparaSpara

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    Film
    Photography
    Literary Composition
    Fine Art
    Camilla Alvhage
    E-mail: camilla.alvhage@akademinvaland.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5103
    Phone hours: Mon-Thur 9.00-15.00
    Visiting address: Vasagatan 50
    Drop in: Only booked appointments

    Music BA Programmes
    Folk/World Music Interpretation
    Improvisation
    Individual Performance
    Composition
    Music and Sound Production

    Music MA Programmes
    Folk/World Music Interpretation
    Improvisation
    Composition

    Thomas Jäderlund
    E-mail: thomas.jaderlund@hsm.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5525
    Visiting address: Fågelsången 1

    Music BA Programmes
    Classical Performance
    Church Music

    Music MA Programmes
    Organ with Related Keyboard Instruments
    Symphonic Orchestra Performance

    Anders Köllerström
    E-mail: anders.kollerstrom@hsm.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4168
    Visiting address: Fågelsången 1

    Music BA Programmes
    Musical Theatre
    Opera
    Acting

    Music MA Programmes
    Music Drama
    Theater, with Specialization in Acting
    Contemporary Performative Arts

    Catharina Bergil
    E-mail: catharina.bergil@hsm.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4102
    Visiting address: Fågelsången 1
    Teacher Training Programme
    Dance
    Olle Zandén
    E-mail: olle.zanden@hsm.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 6615
    Visiting address: Fågelsången 1
    Teacher Training Programme
    Music
    Maria Larsson
    E-mail: maria.larsson@hsm.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4113
    Visiting address: Fågelsången 1
    Teacher Training Programme
    Theatre
    Pernilla Ahlstrand
    E-mail: pernilla.ahlstrand@hsm.gu.se
    Visiting address: Fågelsången 1
    Primary School Teacher Programme
     
    Jörgen Berg
    E-mail: jorgen.berg@hsm.gu.se
    Visiting address: Fågelsången 1

    Pre-school Teacher Programme

    Bengt Jönsson
    E-mail: bengt.jonsson@hsm.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4017
    Visiting address: Fågelsången 1
  • Business, administration and economics

    What can I study?

    We offer a wide range of programmes and courses in business, marketing and economics. You can also study to obtain a law degree. Most of the courses and programmes on the bachelor level require you to be fluent in Swedish.

    In English

    We offer 14 Master's programmes in accounting, logistics, marketing, finance, management, entrepreneurship international business and innovation and industrial management.

    To our english courses and programmes in Business, administration and economics

    SparaSpara

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    Economics and Statistics Katarina Renström
    E-mail: student@economics.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1336
    Visiting address: Vasagatan 1, E-building, floor 5
    Drop in: Only booked appointments
    Programme in Business and Economics Karin Cederholm
    E-mail: ekprog-studievagledning@handels.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5397
    Visiting address: Handelshögskolan, Vasagatan 1
    Drop in: Mon-Wed 10.00-12.30 and Monday 13.30-15.00
    Economics and Environmental Science Anna-Karin Ågren
    E-mail: smil@handels.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1340
    Visiting address: Vasagatan 1
    Drop in: Only booked appointments
    Programme in Logistics Management Anneli Eriksson
    E-mail: fek-studievagledning@handels.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1514
    Phone hours: Mon-Thur 9.00-10.00
    Visiting address: Handelshögskolan, Vasagatan 1
    Drop in: Mon-Thur 10.00-12.00
    Business Administration, Single subject course Anna-Karin Hasselblad
    E-mail: fek-studievagledning@handels.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1514
    Phone hours: Mon - Thur 9.00-10.00
    Visiting address: Handelshögskolan, Vasagatan 1
    Drop in: Mon-Wed 10.00-12.30 and Monday 13.30-15.00
    Law Lena Björk
    E-mail: studievagledning@law.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1534
    Visiting address: Vasagatan 1, C-building floor 5
    Drop in: Tues and Thur 9.00-11.30
    Graduate School (Master's programmes) Ellen Morris
    Eva Ragnarsson Sponås
    E-mail: study.info@gs.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4956
    Visiting address: Vasagatan 1, L-building
    Drop in: Tues 10-12.30 and 13.30-15.00, Thur 10.30-12.30
    Human Geography,
    Economic History,
    Innovation, entrepreneurship and management of intellectual assets
    Tanja Feltsen
    E-mail: svl.es@handels.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 1407
    Visiting address: Viktoriagatan 13, våning 4
    For counselling sessions, please book an appointment via email.
  • Education, teaching and learning

    What can I study?

    Most courses in the fields of educational science and educational methodology require you to be fluent in Swedish.

    In English

    We offer a Master's Programme in Educational Research along with a few courses on the Bachelor level.

    To our english courses and programmes in Education, teaching and learning

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    Degree project courses within Teacher Education Programmes Ulrika Agby
    E-mail: ulrika.agby@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4795
    Phone hours: Regular office hours
    Visiting address: Skanstorget 18
    Drop in: Preferably booked appointments
    International Master's Programme in Educational Research,
    Single subject courses in education pedagogy
    Helen Ziser
    E-mail: stvl.pedagogik@ped.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2049
    Drop in: Only booked appointments
    International Master’s Programme in Information Technology and Learning Lena Wendt
    E-mail: Lena.Wendt@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2167
    Phone hours: Mon-Thur 9.00-10.00
    Visiting address: Läroverksgatan 15, room B2 233
    Drop in: Mon-Wed 10.30-12.00
    Home and consumer studies for teachers,
    Physical education and health for teachers
     
    Anne-Lee Lööf
    E-mail: anne-lee.loof@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 4232
    Phone hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10.15-11.15
    Visiting address: Läroverksgatan 5, Pedagogen building C, ground floor
    Drop in: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10.30-12.00, Thursday also 14.00-15.00
    Advanced level courses in pedagogy and special needs training Mikael Nilsson
    E-mail: mikael.nilsson2@ped.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2276
    Phone hours: Mon-Fri 8.00-15.00
    Visiting address: Västra Hamngatan 25, Building A, room A1233
    Drop in: Wed 14.00-17.00
    Special Educational Teacher Programme,
    Special Needs Training Programme
    VET Teacher Programme

    Malin Eliasson
    E-mail: stvl.spec@ped.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2284
    Visiting address: Västra Hamngatan 25, Pedagogen, Building A, room A1 124
    Drop in: Only booked appointments

    Charlotte Tollstén
    E-mail: yrk@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2463
    Visiting address: Västra Hamngatan 25, Pedagogen, Building A, room A1 233.
    Drop in: Only booked appointments

     

  • Teacher Education

    What can I study?

    To study to become a teacher you need be fluent in Swedish.
    If you have a teaching degree from abroad, there is an opportunity to get additional training, which makes you qualified to teach in Sweden. It's called "Utländska Lärares Vidareutbildning".

    More info about Teacher Education

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    General study counselling for Teacher Education Programmes Charlotte Baagöe
    Kerstin Jaktén
    Anja Ryne

    E-mail: stvl.lararutb@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5517
    Phone hours: Mon-Thur 10.00–11.30
    Visiting address: Västra Hamngatan 25, Pedagogen, Hus A (ground floor)
    Drop in: Thur 12.00-16.00

    Vocational Teacher Programme

    Charlotte Tollstén
    E-mail: charlotte.tollsten@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2463
    Visiting address: Västra Hamngatan 25, Göteborg, Pedagogen, hus A, room A1 233.
    Drop in: Only booked appointments

    Questions about admission:

    Pernilla Månsson
    E-mail: yrk@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2459

    Supplementary training programme for foreign teachers (Utländska Lärares Vidareutbildning, ULV),
    Further education for teachers without a teaching degree (Vidareutbildning för lärare utan lärarexamen, VAL)
    E-mail: ulv@gu.se, val@gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 6916
    Phone hours: Tuesdays 14.30-16.30, Thursdays 10.00-12.00
    Visiting address: Skolgatan 2
    Drop-in: Thursdays 12.00-16.00

    Please Note! A staircase leads up to the main entrance . To get in with a wheelchair, one has to go through the inner courtyard. Therefore it's best with booked appointments, so we can open for you.

    Special Needs Training Programme, Special Educational Teacher Programme Malin Eliasson
    E-mail: stvl.spec@ped.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2284
    Visiting address: Västra Hamngatan 25, Pedagogen, Building A, A1 233B
    Drop in: Only booked appointments
    Primary School Teacher Programme Lena Wendt
    stvl.ipkl@ped.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2167
    Visiting address: Läroverksgatan 15
    Drop in: Only booked appointments
    Pre-school Teacher Programme

    Karin Wester
    stvl.forskollararprogrammet@ped.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 2052
    Visiting address: Läroverksgatan 15
    Drop in: Mon-Wed 10.30-12.00 or booked appointments

     

  • Information Technology

    What can I study?

    A few programmes and courses require knowledge in Swedish but most offerings within the field of IT is offered in English.

    In English

    You can study Software Engineering on both bachelor's and master's level. We also offer a Master's Programme in Computer Science, Language Technology and Information Technology and Learning. There are around 60 courses offered in the field.

    To our english courses and programmes in IT

     

    Get help from our Study Counsellors
    Computer Science, MSc
    Applied Data Science, MSc
    Ellen-Britta Fernell Foufa
    E-mail: svl@cse.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-772 1709
    Visiting address:
    Maskingränd 2, floor 4, room 4478
    Drop in: Wed 11:00-12:30
    Language Technology, MSc Peter Johnsen
    E-mail: peter.johnsen@gu.se
    Phone: 004631 7865213
    Visiting address:
    Olof Wijksgatan 6
    Software Engineering and Management, BSc and Msc
    Game Design & Technology, MSc
    Tina Mathé
    E-mail: svl@cse.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-772 1071
    Visiting address:
    Hörselgången 5, floor 4, room 422
    Information Technology,
    Learning and Communication
    Digital Leadership, MSc
    Jonas Karlén
    E-mail: studievagledning@ait.gu.se
    Phone: 004631-786 5964
    Phone hours: Preferably contact via E-mail
    Visiting address: Forskningsgången 6, floor 3, room Guts
    Drop in: Mon and Thur 10:30-12:00, Wed 12:30-14:30

     

Not sure what you are looking for?

If you have general questions about the University, how to find your way around or where you can obtain study guidance, you can contact one of our Servicecenters.

Email: servicecenter@gu.se
Phone: 46 31-786 6500, Monday-Friday 9.00-16.00


General study guidance during the application period

General study guidance is also offered every autumn and spring term at Rosenlundsgatan 4, starting one month before the application deadline, which is October 15 and April 15.

Page Manager: Educational Affairs|Last update: 8/27/2018
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