Exchange Students

To study as an exchange student at the University of Gävle you have been selected and nominated by our partner university in your home country. At the beginning of your stay an introduction will be held to help you get started with your studies and social life in Gävle.

Important information

Exchange Spring 2021: cancelled.

Exchange Autumn 2021:
Nomination by partner university sent in by 1st April.
Application by the nominated student sent in by 15th April.

Online application

When we have received your nomination as an exchange student from our partner university/your home university, we will send you an email with information on the application process and the link needed to apply.

Course Catalogues

Updated Course Catalogues for Autumn semester 2021 and Spring semester 2022 will be published in the first week of March.

Please not that once the learning agreement is signed by all parties you can not make any changes of the courses starting at the beginning of the semester. (Period 1 for Autumn semester and period 3 for Spring semester).

Student accommodation

You have to apply for accommodation yourself at one of the housing companies. Please remember to do it well in advance before your arrival.

Arrival/Departure certificate

As a Erasmus+ student you need to have a Arrival/Departure certificate signed and stamped by the International Office in order to get your Erasmus grand. This certificate is something you provide to us at the International Office.

According to the Erasmus+ the certificate can only be signed once you arrive and not before. Once the semester starts you can email your certificate to

After you finish your studies your departure certificate will be signed, not before.

Important Information during your stay at University of Gävle


Questions about course selection:

Questions about the exchange at University of Gävle

Drop in at the International Office

At the moment we do not offer drop-in but you are welcome to contact us via e-mail.

Published by: Liselotte Laurila Page responsible: Veronica Liljeroth Updated: 2021-02-22
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