If you are looking to start studying or already are a student, the university provides study guidance and counselling.
Due to COVID-19, all contact with our study counsellors will be held remotely. More information regarding this below.
Contact by telephone or via the contact form
The study cousellors will help you sort out your immediate questions during a brief conversation by telephone.
Call the study counsellors at +46 90 786 72 70. You can also write your questions in the contact form below.
Monday-Friday at 12:00-14:00
Closed all holidays, weekends and days between a holiday and a weekend.
Extended telephone hours April 6-15
April 6-8 and 14-15 at 10:00-15:00
April 9 at 10:00-12:00
Book an appointment
You may also book an appointment for in-depth guidance by sending a message using the contact form below. If doing so, please describe in the message the matter you want to address, and if you would prefer having the counselling session through video call (Zoom) or telephone. Also, make sure to give us your phone number and email address in your booking request.
A study counsellor can help you with
information about studies offered at Umeå University
information about eligibility and admission procedures
evaluation of foreign upper-secondary education
individual guidance for you to be able to plan your future studies
Study advisors for programmes and courses
If you have any questions about a degree programme or a single-subject course in your specific field of study, you are welcome to contact the study advisor in your department.
A study advisor provides more detailed information and guidance in relation to the department's own degree programmes and single-subject courses. For example, course selections within a programme, the course literature, exams, and options after studying a certain programme.
These study advisors are presented under "Contact Information" for each course or programme in the on-line catalogue (Master Programmes, Undergraduate Programmes and Courses).