To be able to use the university web services, register for your courses, take out library books and more, you need to first go through our "Five steps to get started".
At the moment, due to the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 situation, the Introduction day will be will be replaced by a digital introduction. Any changes to the Introduction day will be posted on our website.
Registration and an introductory session to your programme is held on August 30 at 10.15-12.00 via our web meeting service Zoom. Here you will receive a short introduction to your programme by your programme director, Robin von Haartman. A link to the Zoom meeting will be sent to you by email.
If you cannot attend the programme introduction session, you need to contact your faculty in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are absent from the programme introduction without informing us, you will lose your place on the programme.
Effective logistics systems and strategic control currently have an increasingly important role in successful businesses. Product development and supplier cooperation are a few processes you will receive more in-depth knowledge about in order to increase the quality of the logistics flow.
The programme is aimed at both Swedish and foreign students, and English is the language of instruction. The programme will prepare you for third-cycle studies.
During the Autumn of 2021, the courses will be based on campus learning, if possible. If travel restrictions following COVID-19 will continue, we may resort to distance learning. Platforms such as Zoom and Canvas will be used.
Below you will find welcome letters for the first course(s) that you will take as part of your programme. You will find information about course registration, links to the course syllabus and reading list, timetable and more in your course welcome letter. Welcome letters for courses are published at the latest four weeks before the course start date.
If you are a new student who has just arrived to Gävle, you are not alone. Finding meeting places and new friends is often where the fun begins. The Gefle Student Union work in conjunction with student organisations to improve courses, student social environments and many of the entertaining aspects available to you during your study period. To become involved in the Gefle Student Union is therefore a great opportunity to take part in and be able to influence student life and at the same time get to know students studying other subjects.
Don’t hesitate to send an email to the Gefle Student Union and make sure to follow their social media accounts.
You need to apply for accommodation yourself. Please remember to do it in good time before your arrival. The University of Gävle does not provide any student accommodation.
As a student at the University of Gävle you have the opportunity to install
Microsoft Office on up to five computers. The Office package includes Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook and Onenote.
The library is located in the middle of campus and is open to everybody. You can reach all digital resources such as e-books and e-journals after logging in with your user account.
At the Student Centre you will meet knowledgeable staff that can assist you in just about anything regarding your studies at the University of Gävle. The Student Centre is located in building 22. You will also find a café in this area and TV displays showing current information and the daily timetabling. If you have any study-related questions, you can contact the Student Centre at email@example.com
Eduroam (EDUcation ROAMing) gives you access to the Internet when you are staying on the University campus. It also provides internet access at other universities and colleges that are connected to eduroam. Eduroam also works at many airports, railway stations and hotels.