Introduction Day for International Students

At the beginning of every semester University of Gävle arranges an introduction day for international students. During the introduction day the University provides you with practical and academic information.

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Information about the introduction day

The introduction day is open for all international students and we recommend everyone to participate.

Date: Friday 30th of August
Time: 09.00-16.00
Room: 41:204 (Valhall)

Confirm your attendance

Please confirm your attendance at the introduction day by sending an e-mail to no later than 16th of August. If you are an exchange student you are already registered for the Introduction day.

Introduction day schedule

Here you can find detailed information about the introduction day schedule. Please note that some changes may occur.





Welcome to the University of Gävle!

Room 41:204 (Valhall)


General information about your studies

Room 41:204 (Valhall)


Information from the Student Union

Room 41:204 (Valhall)


Information about accommodation

Room 41:204 (Valhall)


Swedish Fika


Information for free mover students

Information for exchange students

Room 33:202

Room 33:203


Campus tour


Lunch provided by the University

Paviljongen (outside)


Bus tour around Gävle

Outside buildning 41

Please note that due to illness the municipality of Gävle must cancel the bus tour around Gävle. The bus tour will be offered in September instead.


International Office


Welcome to the University of Gävle!

Watch Vice-chancellor Ylva Fältholm when she welcomes you to our University.

Take a tour around the University campus

With Google Maps you can take an online campus tour.

Take a look at our surroundings!

Published by: Lisa Olsson Page responsible: Lisa Olsson Updated: 2019-08-29
Högskolan i Gävle
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