Arriving exchange students

Welcome to Lund University and Malmö Academy of Music. Information to our arriving exchange students 2020/2021.

Regarding the pandemic, Lund University follows the Swedish Governments' guidelines closely.
Informationa and FAQ to our incoming degree and exchange students
Measures to reduce risk of spreading Covid -19 at Malmö Academy of Music.

Arrival Day

Arrival Day for all exchange students at Lund University is January 11 2021. There will be student ambassadors to meet and guide you at the Copenhagen Airport this day. There will also be a lot of welcome activities in Lund during the following orientation weeks that we encourage you to take part in. The city of Lund is very well known for its student life and atmosphere.
Learn more about Arrival Day
Lear more about the orientation weeks

Introduction week at Malmö Academy of Music

There will be no introduction week for new students. You are adviced to contact international coordinator Lena Arstam, before arrival, to set up a meeting with your study coordinator.


You are recommended to apply for accommodation as early as possible at LU Accommodation for students. Please contact luacc [at] service [dot] lu [dot] se if you have any questions.

Other options to find a place to stay are:

Swedish language course (SUSA)

Lund University offers exchange students a short introduction to the Swedish language. The course is called SUSA and it is designed to give you a smooth integration into the Swedish society. The course ends with a written exam (3 ECTS). You apply by sending an e-mail to International coordinator, Lena Arstam, lena [dot] arstam [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se. The registration is in Lund.
Learn more about SUSA

Special Area Studies (SAS)

The Special Area Studies (SAS-courses) are courses in English accessible to all ex­change students. Apply by sending an e-mail to international [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se.
Learn more about SAS


Lena Arstam
International Coordinator
Phone: +46 (0)40-32 54 67
E-mail: international [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se