Student in Gothenburg

Here you can find useful information for your time as a student of Gothenburg. 


Student housing and economy

Read about the student accommodation companies and other tips for finding accommodation in Gothenburg. You can also find information about availabe financial support and scholarships.


Spare time activities

Gothenburg is a city with a lot to offer students for their spare time. There is a lot going on outside of the universities, but there is also a big amount of student organizations for those who wish to experience a rich student life.

Problems during your studies

Hopefully, you will not encounter any problems during your studies, but if you are unfortunate to do so, there is help to get. Here you can read about the most common problems, and where you can get help.

Student union membership

There are four student unions at the University of Gothenburg and one at Chalmers Technical University. As a student at the University of Gothenburg, membership in a student union is optional as of the 1st of july 2010. At Chalmers Technical University, however, membership in the student union is still mandatory.

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