WELCOME TO THE COURSE
Firstly, we wish to remind you who have been admitted to the course International Economic History, level 4 (internet course, code 2EH038) to reply to your Notification of Selection Results at Universityadmissions.se, so that you won’t lose your place (seat) at the course. If you have any questions regarding your course, you are most welcome to contact us. We wish you a warm welcome to the course and hope that you will enjoy your studies!
Online registration for the course
You need to be registered for the course in the study documentation system to be able to follow the course and to get your results recorded during the course.
To be able to sign in at the student website and register online, you need to have activated your Umu-id account (see below for more information).
Online registration is open between 29 October and 5 November. It is important that you register during that time period, or otherwise you risk losing your place (seat) at the course.
For instructions on online registration, please visit: www.student.umu.se/english/course-registration.
All information needed: syllabus including literature for the course and the schedule for both modules will later in the fall be available at the Cambro homepage, which is the tool used for all students.
Send us your Umu-id (e.g. pela0001) in advance. In order to quickly give you access to Cambro and the course homepage where updated information and lecture notes will be published we are grateful if you send us your Umu-id (e.g. pela0001) in advance. Reply to course coordinator:
If you do not intend to join the course, we are grateful to be informed as soon as possible. Reply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We ask you to buy or borrow the books in advance. You are most welcome to contact us if you have any questions regarding the course.
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Course registration at the student website
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We are delighted that you have chosen to apply to Umeå University, and look forward to seeing you! It has been an unusual autumn, and although much is starting to return back to normal, not everything will be like it used to be this semester. It is still just as important that we keep distance from each other, and moreover, education that is held on campus can be affected in different ways. For example, some parts of the teaching can take place online so that we do not all gather on campus at the same time.
The best way to stay updated on what is going on and how your studies may be affected is on the Student web. You will also find advice, tips and tools for studying and collaborating remotely. The pages are constantly updated as soon as new rules or recommendations are added.
Follow this simple list of things to complete your enrolment at Umeå University. It includes: how to secure housing, getting a residence permit (for citizens from outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland), tuition payment (if applicable), travel directions and more.Close
International students are recommended to arrive at least a few days before the start of the regular term, preferably prior to the Orientation. If you fail to arrive on time, you have to contact the study counselor as soon as possible, but not later than one week ahead of the course start, or you may not be able to register for the programme.
If you will have housing through the International Housing Office you will receive information about your arrival in your offer of housing.
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Moving to a new country with an unfamiliar language, culture and customs can be a challenge. We would like to help you and ease that challenge so that you can focus on your studies. Therefore, we would like to offer you the possibility to take part in our Orientation, which begins a few days before the start of the term (Autumn) or the same day as the term starts (Spring).Close
As a new student, you need to activate your user account approximately two weeks prior to the term start in order to, for instance:
If you are a new student, you will automatically receive a user account when you are admitted, but you will need to activate it for it to function properly. You will not be able to activate it until approximately two weeks prior to the term start.
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For exchange students
If you are an exchange student, you will receive information on arrival about how to activate your account.
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If you are having problems activating your account or logging in, please contact our Servicedesk. You will find answers to common questions, and can submit enquiries.
When you are on Campus Umeå, Umeå Arts Campus or Campus Örnsköldsvik, you will need a UmU card. The card has the following functions:
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The website for current students has all sorts of information about services, support, legal and practical matters at Umeå University. You can sign in to the Cambro and Moodle learning platforms, see your schedule and course overview, register for a course, get a study certificate, apply for a degree or sign up for an examination.Close