International students

We welcome all students to County Council of Västerbotten and Umeå University. We recommend incoming international students to contact International Office, Umeå University for best help and support. International students please visit the following links from Umeå University for important information about practical issues. 

The International Student Guide

The Orientation Course

The Buddy Programme

If you for any reason cannot arrive on time or wish to decline your offer, you must contact the International Office.

International Office

You will receive more information about the commencement of your studies from your department and also a separate email with information about accommodation from the International Housing Office. If you have questions about housing, please contact the International Housing Office, 

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