Key dates and deadlines

ACADEMIC YEAR 2020

Spring semester 2020

Semester dates: 20 January–7 June 2020
Study period 3: 20 January–22 March
Study period 4: 23 March–7 June

  • Nomination period by your home university: 15 Sep–1 Oct 2019
  • Online course application: 1–25 October 2019
  • Housing application: 1–25 October 2019
  • Course confirmation: 1 December 2019
  • Arrival Day: 13 January 2020 
  • Orientation Weeks: 14–20 January 2020 
  • LUSEM Pre-Registration Day*: 15 January 2020
  • Complete transcript of records** available by early July 2020

Autumn semester 2020

Semester dates: 31 August 2020 - 17 January 2021
Study period 1: 31 August–30 October 
Study period 2: 2 November–17 January

  • Nomination period by your home university: 15 March 2020–1 April 2020
  • Online course application: 1–25 April 2020
  • Housing application: 1–25 April 2020
  • Course confirmation: End of May 2020
  • Arrival Day: 18 August 2020 (preliminary)
  • Orientation Weeks: 20 August– 1 September 2019 (preliminary)
  • LUSEM Pre-Registration Day*: 20 August 2020 (preliminary)
  • Complete transcript of records** available by mid February 2020

 

*About LUSEM Pre-Registration Day

Attendance to Pre-Registration Day and to the first lecture in each course is mandatory for LUSEM students and students from other faculties taking at least 50% of their courses at LUSEM.

**Transcripts

A verifiable digital transcript can be downloaded from the Student Portal once the results for all courses have been reported. Hard copies are only sent upon request by the home university.

Did you know?

The official academic year at Lund University is divided into two semesters (autumn and spring), each lasting 20 weeks. Examination periods are included in the semester periods.

Fact sheets

Quick overview of our exchange programme.

LUSEM Fact Sheet 2020/2021

LUSEM Fact Sheet 2019/2020

Last published: 2019-12-02