Calendar of Events

December 2017

7 December–15 December

Exhibition: A Future Domestic Landscape in 2037

Exhibition Imagine domestic life in the future, 20 years from now. A lot of things will be similar, some things will be very different. Experience the 'Future Domestic Landscape Expo' provided by the students of the IxD programme. The exhibition opens on Dec 7 with designers present. The expo will also be open from 9:00-17:00 on Dec 11-15.

14 December–15 December

The Academy 30 years

Other Umeå Academy of Fine Art invites you all to OPEN HOUSE.

15 December at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other Friday mingle at Bildmuseet with art, bar and free admission! Bildmuseet kick-starts the Christmas market during the evening – now’s the time to grab some Christmas presents. DJ: Lina Högström (Skator).

16 December at 11:00–15:00

Christmas Market at Bildmuseet

Other Christmas market in the museum shop and Flexhall space. Students of the Schools of Art, Design and Architecture will be selling their works.


January 2018

15 January at 13:00–15:30

Orientation for international students

Other The Orientation consists of a series of lectures and activities that are designed to help international students become acquainted with life in Umeå and studies at our university.

16 January at 11:00–13:00

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

17 January at 11:00–13:00

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

17 January at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

18 January at 11:00–13:00

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

19 January at 11:00–13:00

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

22 January at 11:00–13:00

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

22 January at 15:00–19:00

UHR: Skrivarstuga inför ansökan om EU-praktik

Seminar Europeiska kommissionen och övriga EU-institutioner erbjuder praktik i fem månader med stipendium på ca 1000 € i månaden. För att kunna söka krävs en kandidatexamen, att du inte tidigare gjort praktik i en EU-institution samt mycket goda kunskaper i engelska eller franska.

23 January at 11:00–13:00

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

24 January at 11:00–13:00

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

24 January at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

25 January at 11:00–13:00

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

26 January at 11:00–13:00

Drop-in for incoming exchange students

Other Incoming exchange students who have documents that need to be signed, questions about course changes or general questions about their studies, can meet with the International Office in Infocenter during drop-in hours.

31 January at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.


February 2018

2 February at 17:00–21:00

Art Friday!

Other Friday mingle at Bildmuseet with art, bar and free admission! This Friday: Open workshop in the Creative Workshop for anyone interested. Guest-DJ.

7 February at 09:00–15:00

Welcome day - for new employees

Course/education All new international researchers, faculty and staff members at Umeå University are welcome to attend an introduction day. Welcome Day will be held 7 February 2018. Last day to register is 26 January.

7 February at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

14 February at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

21 February at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

28 February at 09:30–15:00

28 February at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.


March 2018

21 March at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

28 March at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.


April 2018

4 April at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

11 April at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

18 April at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

25 April at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.


May 2018

2 May at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

9 May at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

16 May at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

19 May at 16:00

Spring Graduation

Other At the Spring Graduation Ceremony, the doctoral students who have written, published and successfully defended a thesis, are honoured with a conferment ceremony

23 May at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.

29 May at 13:00–16:30

Graduation Ceremony International Master Programmes

Other On Tuesday 29 May Umeå University welcomes students of International Master Programmes and their guests to celebrate their recent or upcoming graduation.

30 May at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.


June 2018

6 June at 16:00–21:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 16-21

Other Welcome to FabLab, a Fabrication Laboratory open for anyone who wants to manufacture almost anything. Here you will be able to try out digital tools like 3D printers, sewing machines, laser cutters and software for drawings and patterns. No previous knowledge is needed and it's free to come here.


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