9 August - Newsletter from Welcome Services (preliminary date)
Information about arrival day registration and invitations to the Welcome Programme is sent out to all admitted international students.
25 August - Welcome Day
The Welcome Day will be held online this year. We will run the programme twice on 25 August, so that as many of you as possible will be able to join. Expect welcome speeches and introductions to university services, such as the GU card, University Library, student unions and more.
26 August - Swedes and student life in Gothenburg
A webinar about Swedes and Swedish culture. The lecturer, Vanessa, has personal experience of moving to Sweden and will be drawing from her unique first hand experiences and theoretical knowledge to give a presentation on the Swedes and intercultural competence in Sweden. We are also inviting current international students to form a panel and talk about their experiences, as well as answering questions about life as a student in Gothenburg.
30 August - The semester starts
The official start of the autumn semester. Please note that some courses can start a bit earlier or later. Some faculties and departments also hos welcome events the week before.