University of Gothenburg

Study counselling

Do you have questions about our courses or programmes and want to know more about career opportunities? Are you already studying at the School of Global Studies and want to talk about your study situation?

Our Study Counsellors can support you by: 

  • Informing you about our courses and programmes and help you with your study and career choices.
  • Helping you to plan your studies.
  • Giving counselling to students at the department.

Contact us

You are welcome to call our Study Counsellors during the phone hours or to email your questions. Your contact with our Study Counsellors is always protected by professional secrecy.

Call us during phone hours

Tuesday: 14.00-16.00
Thursday: 10.00-12.00

Phone: +46 31-786 13 99

Email us

If you prefer, you can email your questions to

If you have questions about registration and other course-related inquiries, please contact the student office:

Book study counselling

Book your meeting by sending an email to The meeting takes 20 minutes.

Prepare for your meeting

To get the most out of your meeting with our Study Counsellors, you can prepare by:

What expectations do you have for the meeting and what outcome are you expecting? Write down your questions and bring them to the meeting.

Please read the information about the courses and programmes you are choosing between to prepare for the counselling. All information about our education is found on our website.