Holiday information

Hi, hope you are enjoying the summer. The Student Services at Geo Center have limited support during the week 26-31 (24/6-4/8).

In urgent matters, you can reach us on e-mail address sommarstuga@geo.uu.se, which is monitored once a week. BUT, before you e-mail us - see information and links below:

  • On the Student Portal you will find information about: roll call, registration, schedule, course responsible teacher, admission with condition, admission of reserve etc.

  • Don't forget to reply YES to the place you have been offered, no later than 26/7. If you forget this, in most cases you can make a late application (see below).

  • If you missed the deadline to apply to courses/programs - in most cases you can make a late application via www.antagning.se, starting from 15/7.

  • Unfortunately we cannot answer questions about your chances of actually being offered a place when you make a late application. If you are offered a place, you will be contacted by us at the start of the semester.

  • Are you staff at Geo center? In urgent matters you too can reach us via our common summer holiday address: sommarstuga@geo.uu.se.

Wishing you a great summer!

/Student service at Geo center

Student services

The study counsellors can provide you with information about university courses and offer counselling about studies, work and the labour market. If you have questions about university rules, admission requirements or graduation rules, do not hesitate to ask. Based on your specific situation, the counsellor can help you sort through your concerns and see the different options available for your choice of studies.

Contact your study counsellor

Study with disabilities

There are a number of different supports within the university for those who are in need of special support in their studies. You can turn to the department's study counsellor for more information about the various support and discuss your study situation. 

Studies and disabilities

Rules and Rights

Plaigarism and cheating

As a student, you need to inform yourself about what counts as plagiarism, familiarise yourself with how to refer and cite the work of others and follow the instructions given by your teacher. Different rules may apply for different courses in the same way as different rules apply for researchers when publishing in different journals, or in different areas of research. At the biology education centre they have composed a handbook about plagiarism and cheating that contain information valid for all programmes within the faculty of science and technology.

DIANA

DiaNa is all about oral, written and group communication. It is an abbreviation for Dialogue for Scientists and Engineers and the purpose of DiaNa is to give students tools to use in their careers, be they in academia, industry or government. To be able to communicate with many different target groups and get your message across is a key factor for successful work. 

To gain the mentioned tools students will excercise skills by practical training integrated in different courses. Trainings can be e.g. to give a presentation or writing a scientific text, by yourself or in a group.

As your education progress so will your communication training for you to develop your skills as much as possible.

photo: Börje Dahrén

Read more about DiaNa

computer services

At the University's central web page "IT for students" you will find information on computer networks, the student portal, wireless networks , e-mail, printing , free software .

Matlab - a calculation program that can be used in many different areas such as math, signal processing, medical technology etc..