Whether you are preparing for your move to Sweden or are already here, you are very welcome to LiU. This information will help you prepare for your arrival and your first weeks on campus. Find out about starting dates, the study system, our campuses, accomodation, student life and more.

Welcome activities for new students

Take a look at what happens the first weeks at LiU


Once you have been admitted to Linköpings University there are many things to prepare before departure. On these pages we have gathered useful information that will help you prepare for your arrival in Sweden.

We would also advice you to read through our Guides for international students for additional information.

All new students

Practical Guide (.pdf)

New Master's students

Pre-Departure Guide (.pdf)

LiU has many student organisations that always have some event planned. You can find something to do every week, and it is also good for networking.

Fabio Siliberto, Student on the master's programme Computer Science

Registration checklist

Prepare your arrival