Registration, course/programme start, syllabi and timetables
You must be registered for the programme/course which you are studying on. As a rule, the registration period starts a week before the start of the course. Log in to Lnu.se/Student in order to register.
Course and programme introductions
In most cases, attendance is mandatory at the course/programme introduction and a requirement in order to be accepted as a student at Linnaeus University. If you are ill or have some other reason for absence, you must inform your faculty about this prior to the mandatory meeting.
The syllabus describes what your course/programme looks like and what it contains. You will also find information on course literature.
In order to see your personal timetable you need to log in to Lnu.se/Student, after that your timetable will be presented directly. If you are not able to see your timetable when you are logged in you can search for it.
Who can apply for a credit transfer?
In order to be entitled to apply for a credit transfer, you must be admitted to and pursue studies at Linnaeus University.
For what can I be granted a credit transfer?
As a student, you are entitled to credit transfers of completed studies for which you have received the grade pass at a Swedish higher education institution or at a higher education institution abroad. You may also be granted a credit transfer for knowledge and skills acquired through vocational experience.
What should I do if I want to have a credit transfer for a programme?
You can apply for a credit transfer only once you have started your studies at Linnaeus University; that is to say, once you have received your admission notification, accepted your place and registered. Applications for credit transfer are filled-in using this form. What is to be included in the application and what documents are to be attached is stated in the form.
Where do I hand in my application for a credit transfer?
Your application should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org alternatively to Registrator, Linnéuniversitetet, 351 95 Växjö. Mark the envelope "Credit transfer".
How is my application handled and when do I get the decision?
Your application will be assessed by the faculty/department in question. Normally, the turnaround time is not more than one month. When a decision has been made, a copy of the decision will be sent to you by email or mail.
How are granted credit transfers documented?
All granted credit transfers are registered in Ladok. In some cases, a credit transfer is not registered until the remaining parts of a course/sub-course have been completed.
Can I appeal a decision about credit transfer?
In case your application for a credit transfer is rejected, you can appeal the decision to The Higher Education Appeals Board. Information on how to do this will be provided in connection to the decision.
More information concerning credit transfers and how these are handled at Linnaeus University can be found in the local regulations.
Local regulations for credit transfers at first- and second-cycle levels at Linnaeus University (Link soon to be published)
Administrator credit transfers
Phone: +46470-70 80 09
Use our app for Andriod och iPhone
By using our app you can get notifications in your cell phone, as a complement to the student web. The app will also help you find your way around our facilities, and if you wish to get in touch with a member of staff it is easy to perform a search in the app.
Functions on the student web and in the app
In addition to getting access to your personal timetable when logging in, you will also get a push notification in your cell phone, and a notification on Lnu.se/student, for example when: You have a book to pick up at the library, You need to register on a course to which you have been admitted, There has been a change to your timetable, A teacher has written a message in the news forum of your course.
On the student web you will also see a list containing links to the courses that you are studying at the moment, as well as the courses that you have studied. The links will take you to each course's respective course room in MyMoodle.
IT services, passwords, swipe cards and PayEx accounts
IT services and support
With your student account you have access to, for instance, email, file storage, printing/copying and network (Internet).
If you have forgotten your password to your student account or need to change your password.
PayEx account for printing and copying
In order to be able to print, copy, and scan at the university you will need a PayEx account that is connected to your student account.
Register for your examination
You must register for the examination by Tuesday the week prior to the examination at the latest. NOTE! You can not make any late entries to examinations. You are not allowed to enter the examination room unless you are registered.
When you register for an examination through the system, you will receive a confirmation of your registration. It is not possible to sign up for an examination via your cell phone. You must sign up through the web, where you will also get a confirmation.
If you receive no confirmation, please contact your department promptly. On Wednesday the week prior to the examination, you will receive an email stating in what room the examination will take place.
The university tests a new anonymous examination system. Anonymous examination means the students receive a number or a code to enter on their exam instead of their name and personal number as before. Only certain students and examinations are included in this round of tests.
Degree project template
The template for Bachelor's and Master's theses is the Essay template and is available in the computers in all computer rooms and at UB. If you use your own computer, you can find the template here:
Registrer and publish your essay
All essays and theses by students at Linnaeus University should be published in DiVA.
Do you need to contact the university?
Problems regarding your studies? Please, do not hestitate to contact your faculty.