Congratulation to your choice of education! As a new student at the Department of Biology, there are some thing you must know. We have gathered the most important things here.
Regulations and recommendations from authorities and Lund University according to the current Covid-situation. Keep yourself updated about what applies for the Department of Biology:
Introduction and welcome letter
All our courses start with a mandatory introduction meeting. If you do not attend the meeting, you will lose your enrolment in the course.
Around 4 weeks before the start of your course, you will get a welcome letter from our study advisors.
Sometimes our emails bounce or end up among your junk mails. If you have not received a welcome letter before the start of your course or programme, please contact our study advisors Lotta Persmark (biology and bioinformatics) or Christina Ledje (molecular biology).
We arrange introduction activities in August for our master’s programme students. You find the schedule for these activities in the learning platform Canvas.
Are you on the waiting list for a course or programme? Please contact our study advisors if you have any questions about your chances of getting a place on the course or the programme.
Schedules and course literature
You will find this information in the learning platform Canvas. You might also find schedule and course literature on our page that lists our courses.
LUNA, the Science Student Union
As a student at the Faculty of Science you belong to the Science Student Union LUNA. The main objective of the Science Student Union is to monitor and participate in the development of education and conditions for students at the Faculty of Science. Besides this, the student union also arrange recreation activities and create an interface between you and your future career.
Things to do as a new student
On the Lund University’s central web pages, you find general information for new student. There you also find a student guide and practical information for your day-to-day life in Sweden.
The learning platform Canvas is a tool for lecturers and students. You log in with your student account.