Welcome to the Department of Gender Studies
This information is for those who have been admitted to a course or a program here at the Department of Gender Studies.
For questions about eligibility decisions and selection, please contact Lund University Admissions Office
You can also telephone +46 (0)46 222 9300 (select option 3), Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, between 10:00–12:00.
We send out welcome letters to admitted students two weeks before the start of the semester. The letter will be sent to the email address you provided in connection with your registration for the course. The letter contains more detailed information about the introduction day, registration and the course.
If you are accepted but have not received an introductory letter, please check your spam inbox. If the introductory letter is not in your spam, write to the study advisors.
1. Activate your student account
Once you are accepted at Lund University, an account and a student identity will be created for you. You will receive information on how to activate your account at the e-mail address you have registered at www.universityadmissions.se.
Activate your student account on Passport. If you need help, you can contact servicedesk [at] lu [dot] se.
If you have been a student at Lund university before then you already have an account.
At the start of the course, it is important that you register online for the course you are admitted to and you want to attend. You register yourself in the Student Portal.
- The registration will be open one week prior to the start of the semester.
If you have problems registering, please contact the study administrator, otherwise you risk losing your spot on the course. Their contact information can be found on in the box to the right.
3. Introductory meetings
The introductory meetings are mandatory to keep your spot on the course. If you are unable to attend, please contact your course co-ordinator.
You will receive information on your introduction meeting in the welcoming letter and in your schedule.
All courses are linked to the learning platform Canvas where the teachers post information.
You will access your course on Canvas after you have registered to the course according to the instructions above.
Josefin Larsson, Study Advisor
Tel. +46 46-222 97 78
E-mail: josefin [dot] larsson [at] genus [dot] lu [dot] se
Maria Persson, Study Advisor
Tel. +46 46-222 08 01
Terese Anving, Director of Studies
Tel: +46 46-222 97 74
E-mail: terese [dot] anving [at] genus [dot] lu [dot] se