International staff


Lund University is an international workplace. At the Department of Informatics, it is important to help staff with an international background feel welcome and well-informed.

Staff pages

Staff pages at LU, LUSEM and Informatics are available in English. 

Welcome Guide for International Staff

The LU-broschure "Welcome Guide for International Staff" has been put together in order to make your transition to Lund, the University and Sweden as smooth as possible. In it, you will find information and recommendations that will be useful when planning your stay here. 

The broschure introduces you to the University, the city and the country. It also contains practical information regarding healthcare, permits, insurance, accommodation, travel, information for families and spouses, civil registration, how to open a bank account, learning Swedish and much more. 

International Citizen Hub Lund

The International Citizen Hub in Lund is a non-LU organisation that provides helpful information to international employees and their families. They also arrange activities and provide a social environment for people who are new in town. 

Swedish for University Staff - SFU

Lund University offers Swedish language courses for employees with rapid progression, in cooperation with Scandinavian Languages at the Centre for Languages and Literature (SOL).