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Arriving exchange students

Welcome to Lund University and Malmö Academy of Music. Information to our arriving exchange students 2021/2022.

Regarding the pandemic, Lund University follows the Swedish Governments' guidelines closely.
Information 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 Exchange Students at Lund University is August 16, 2021 and International Programme Students on August 17. 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 the Malmö Academy of Music

There will be an introduction week for new students starting last week in August at the Malmö Academy of Music. You are adviced to contact the international coordinator before arrival, if you arrive any other time.


You are recommended to apply for accommodation as early as possible at LU Accommodation for students. Application for exchange students close Sunday 25th of April. You could apply after that date but first you have to contact luacc [at] service [dot] lu [dot] se.

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 Student Exchange Coordinator sara [dot] engblom [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se (Sara Engblom).
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