Are you interested in representing Malmö University in digital media, connecting with prospective students from all over the world? Do you study a programme taught in English? Then you could be a perfect fit for the role as Unibuddy volonteer.

What is Unibuddy?

Unibuddy is a chat app which helps future students to connect with current students at Malmö University over common interests. Many are curious about student life in Malmö and are looking for guidance and inspiration by those with first hand experiences, that is – you! The app helps to provide an easy way to communicate with each other.

Who can become a Unibuddy?

You are a student at one of our English-taught master or bachelor programmes. Obviously, you need to be confident enough in English to chat in a friendly and helpful manner with people from all over the world. Plus, you are used to communicate with chat and messenger apps on your mobile phone. As a Unibuddy, you will represent your study programme, with an engaging and positive mindset.


What do you do as a Unibuddy?

Besides answering the chat you may also be featured on social media, the university websites, and external platforms, allowing you to connect and network with individuals from diverse backgrounds and within a wide range of interests.

This is a volunteer, unpaid opportunity. However, you will enjoy fika and social activities provided by Malmö University. Additionally, being a Unibuddy gives you valuable networking experience and offers a significant professional enhancement for your CV and future pursuits. At the end of your time as a Unibuddy you will receive a certificate.

The expected workload is approximately 1–2 hours per week, with small variations in the number of inquiries from week to week.