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Welcome Day for new international students


This event is part of the Welcome Programme for new international students, including exchange students.

17 Aug 2022
17 Aug 2022
10:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 19:00
Zoom webinar

Good to know
UPDATE! Links to the webinars are now posted below.
Welcome Services

We would like to formally welcome you to the University and the start of the Autumn 2022 semester. 


  • Welcome speech by deputy vice-chancellor Pauli Kortteinen
  • Introduction to the University’s e-services
  • The GU card and Servicecenter
  • Introduction to studies in Sweden
  • Feelgood, the University’s student health care provider
  • What is a Student Union and why are they so important
  • Mecenat student discount card, newsletter and activities from the Welcome Services
  • Unimeet Gothenburg
  • Swedish language courses for international students
  • Unit for Academic Language about their services and support for students
  • Introduction to the University Library

We will be using Zoom Webinar, and in order to accommodate as many time zones as possible, you will be able to choose between two time slots. The presenters will be answering your questions live via text in Zoom.

You do not have to register for the webinar event, just attend the one that fits best with your schedule: