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Admission autumn 2022: Key dates for international students

Have you applied in the first admissions round for a degree programme starting Autumn 2022? On this page we present an overview with key dates regarding admission, tuition deadlines and much more. You will also get an overview of webinars and other services for all our admitted students.

April

7 April - Admissions results 

Results for first admission round on masters level. University Admissions

8 April - Newsletter from Welcome Services 

Newsletter with information for admitted students on masters level. Read the Newsletter here.
This newsletter is not sent to exchange students

9 April - Digital Fika with GU 

Zoom in and meet students and staff at the University of Gothenburg. 
10:00-12:00 (CEST) - Link to registration
18:00-20:00 (CEST) - Link to registration

13 April - Admissions results 

Results for first admission round on bachelors level. University Admissions

14 April - Newsletter from Welcome Services 

Newsletter with information for admitted students on bachelors level. Read the Newsletter here.
This newsletter is not sent to exchange students

19 April - Webinar: Welcome to the University of Gothenburg

First of all, congratulations to being admitted to the University of Gothenburg. During this webinar you will get a brief presentation about the university, but most important of all some information about the process of tuition fees, residence permit and registration.
See a recording of the webinar here, link to YouTube. 

20 April - Livestream by Study in Sweden: Prepare for your Sweden journey Q&A

Please note that this event is hosted by Study in Sweden and not the University of Gothenburg. 
17:00 (CEST) - Link to Livestream on Youtube

23 April - Digital Fika with GU 

Zoom in and meet students and staff at the University of Gothenburg. 
10:00-12:00 (CEST) - Link to registration
18:00-20:00 (CEST) - Link to registration

26 April - Livestream by Study in Sweden: How to apply for a residence permit - newly accepted students

Please note that this event is hosted by Study in Sweden and not the University of Gothenburg. 
15:00 (CEST) - Link to Livestream on Youtube

26 April - Webinar: Housing 101

Get some tips and tricks for finding housing by our Student Ambassadors. After the presentation we will also host a Q&A session. 
See a recording of the webinar here, link to YouTube.

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Webinar 19 April: Welcome to the University of Gothenburg
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May

3 May - Livestream by Study in Sweden: An inside view on academic life in Sweden

Please note that this event is hosted by Study in Sweden and not by the University of Gothenburg. 
14:00 (CEST) - Link to Livestream on Youtube

10 May - Webinar: Being a student in Gothenburg - social activities 

Our Student Ambassadors will give you an insight of what it is like to be an international student in Gothenburg. They will focus on social activities and how to make the most out of your time here in Gothenburg. 
See a recording of the webinar here, link to YouTube. 

17 May - Webinar: Being a student in Gothenburg - tactical tips

During this webinar our Student Ambassadors will give you good tips and tricks on for example how to get around in the city, what to think about when doing grocery shopping, thrift shops, set up a bank account and what to pack when moving here. 
See a recording of the webinar here, link to YouTube. 

21 May - Digital Fika with GU 

Zoom in and meet students and staff at the University of Gothenburg. 
10:00-11:00 (CEST) - Link to registration
15:00-16:00 (CEST) - Link to registration

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Welcomme Programme for international students 2022
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Webinar 10 May: Being a student in Gothenburg - social activities
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Webinar: Being a student in Gothenburg - Tactical tips

June

1 June - Deadline paying tuition fee

Last day to pay the first tuition fee installment. Our recommendation is however to pay it as soon as possible after the admission results if you are applying for a residence permit. 

15 June - Newsletter from Welcome Services

Before the summer holidays, Welcome services send out a newsletter containing information about the Welcome Programme and other preparations for the travel and move to Gothenburg. 
Preliminary date.

July 

The following information and dates only apply if you have applied in the second admission round, with application deadline 17 April. 

12 July  - Admission results published (Selection 1) 

The notification of selection results is published under your account on University Admissions. 

22 July - Last day to reply to you admission offer

In this admission round you are required to accept or decline your offer, you do that on University Admissions. 

28 July - Final admission results published (Selection 2)

The final selection result is published under your account on University Admissions. You don't need to reply. 

Tuition fee payments

If you have applied in the second admission round and are required to pay tuition fee, the University will e-mail you information about payments. 

Understanding your admission result

Reserve, deleted, conditionally admitted - what does it mean?

About the results on universityadmissions.se 

August 

5 August - Newsletter from Welcome Services 

Information and registration links for the digital Welcome Programme is sent out to all admitted international students. 

29 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. 

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Social media groups for students

Facebook group

Together with staff from Welcome Services, the Student Ambassador Holden will post useful information and tips for studying in Gothenburg, and try to answer any questions that you may have. The group will also give you the possibility to communicate with future classmates and other international students coming to Gothenburg. 

Link to Facebook group.

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WeChat group 

We've have also created an official WeChat group for all admitted Chinese students this year to get connected with each other. Let's prepare the trip to Gothenburg together. The group will be available after admissions results 7 April. 

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Contact during summer

The University is never completely closed, but it can be more tricky to get in contact with the relevant staff or function during the summer holiday.  But our Servicecenter is always there to help you. 

Servicecenter 

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