Admitted Master's programme students

welcome to lund university school of economics and management!

A warm welcome to Lund University and the School of Economics and Management! These pages are a collection of information that will be useful for you when you are preparing for your Master's studies.

Your programme coordinator is your contact person during your Master's studies. This person will inform you about your programme specific information. You are most welcome to contact the coordinator if you have any questions about the programme.

Contact the programme coordinators

Your arrival in Lund

Arrival Day for international students Tuesday 15th August 2017

All international students are expected to arrive in Lund on the official Arrival Day, 15th August 2017. Arrival Day is followed by two weeks of introduction activities. Note that there will be no arrival arrangements or pick-up services on any other day. 

Read more at Lund University's international website

Are you a Swedish student?

We encourage you to go to the Master's Mingle on Friday 18th August 2017 to meet your fellow classmates. The first day of the autumn semester is Wednesday 23rd August for all Master's students at LUSEM. We encourage you to go to the Official Welcome Meeting on this day.

Meet us at the Master's Mingle

Master’s Mingle at LUSEM Friday 18th August 2017

Building: Holger Crafoord Centre (Street address: Tycho Brahes väg 1)
Venue: The Atrium (Ljusgården, EC1)
Time: 11.00-14.00

The Master's Mingle is your opportunity to:

  • Meet your fellow students before the programme officially starts
  • Meet representatives from your programme, the student union and other services 
  • Have a guided tour of the campus premises
  • Obtain your LU access card - do not forget to bring your photo ID!
  • Print your membership registration to Studentlund

Programme start

Official Welcome Meeting and Programme Start Wednesday 23rd August

Building: Holger Crafoord Centre (Street address: Tycho Brahes väg 1)
Venue: The Atrium (Ljusgården, EC1)
Time: 09:00 or 13.00, see list below. 

The autumn semester starts on Wednesday 23rd August 2017 for all Master's students at LUSEM. The semester starts with welcome meetings at the following times:

The following times are preliminary:
09:00 Accounting and Finance; Entrepreneurship and Innovation; International Marketing and Brand Management; International Strategic Management; Management; Managing People, Knowledge and Change.

13:00 Economic Development and Growth; Economic Growth, Population and Development; Economics; European and International Tax Law; Finance; Information Systems; Innovation and Spatial Dynamics; International Economics with a Focus on China.

Programme details and schedule

The schedule for the courses is yet to be set, however, it will be forwarded to all admitted students as soon as it is confirmed. Your programme is full-time and your expected work-load will be 40 hours or more per week (includes: readings, lectures, assignments and group work).

Have a look at the academic calendar for more information about semester dates and public holidays. Note that the autumn semester at LUSEM starts on Wednesday 23 August 2017. The spring semester ends on 3rd June 2018.

Academic calendar for Lund University

Information for incoming Lund University students

For more information about how to prepare for your studies at Lund University, refer to the "preparing to come" pages on Lund University's international website. Here you'll find information about paying your tuition fee (if applicable), applying for a residence permit, find housing, health and Insurance, living costs in Sweden, learn Swedish, arrival and orientation – and much more.

Read more at Lund University's international website