New Student at University of Gävle

The University of Gävle is happy to welcome you as a new student. We hope you will have a pleasant stay during your time here and wish you the best of luck with your studies!

Introduction Days

Don't miss our introduction days for international students at the beginning of the semester.

Welcome in August!

The Student Centre

Contact the Student Centre for help with all your study related questions. 

  or visit us in building 22.

Five Steps to Get Started

To get started with your studies please follow our five steps. The steps include how to get your login information and how to register for your courses. Click on the picture below for more information.

Illustration step 1 to 5

International Student Guide

Our "International Student Guide" is an information folder with all the information you need as a student at the University of Gävle.

Download the folderPDF (pdf, 1 MB)

Apply for a residence permit

If you are a non-EU citizen you need to apply for a residence permit. Start the process of applying for a residence permit as soon as possible. This can be a slow process and take several months. It is therefore good to get started as soon as possible!

Student Accommodation

You need to apply for accommodation yourself. Please remember to do so in good time before your arrival.

How to apply for Student Accommodation

More Information

International Students can find more information here.

Current Students