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Our Facebook Page

Our Facebook Group

About Us


Before Moving


Residence Permit

Swedish Customs and Culture

To Remember

Basic Swedish

Swedish Social Insurance Agency (Försäkringskassan)

Getting started

Personal Number

Swedish ID-Kort

Swedish Social Insurance Agency (Försäkringskassan)


Mobile & Internet

Learning Swedish

Early days in Sweden

Moving Around

Must have apps

Health Care

Common Misconceptions

Don't Forget

Mecenat App

Benefits (Discounts)

Individual Study Plan

Generic and Transferable Skills (GTS)



Driving License

Working at Chalmers

Employee Benefits


Parental Leave


Working hours


Getting started at Chalmers

First Steps


Primula: Personnel system

Organization Structure

Student Union

Life In Sweden

Taxes in Sweden

Dealing with Swedish Winter

Dealing with Swedish Summer

Social Life

Local PhD councils

K&Bio PhD Council

TME PhD Council

Mathematical Sciences

SEE PhD council

E2 PhD student council

ACE PhD council

Physics PhD council

MC2 PhD Student Council

CSE PhD Student Council

M2 PhD Student council

Support for PhD students

Occupational health service (PE3)

Doktorandombudet (DOMB)

Unemployment Insurance

Union (SACO)

Research misconduct suspicion


A short video made by DS on PhD life and some tips that are essential

A short video made by DS on PhD life and some tips that are essential