As a student, you may have questions regarding your education and future career path. Get study guidance and support in your career choices from our study and career advisers. Who you should turn to depends on which faculty you are studying at.

What a study and career adviser will help you with

Study and career advisers can provide you with support and guidance on a number of different issues. Maybe you are asking yourself:

  • Have I chosen the right education?
  • How should I choose my elective course?
  • What are my strengths and competencies?

Find the right study and career adviser

At the University's five faculties you will find specialised study and career advisers. They can provide you with in-depth guidance about specific programmes and courses.

Study guidance at the Faculty of Culture and Society

Study guidance for education related to global political studies, urban studies, and design and communication. 

Send your questions and your telephone number to the study and career advisor at your department or school and they will get back to you. If needed, we will set up a meeting, either face-to-face or by phone. 

Department of Global Political Studies (GPS)

For questions about education related to political science, and the degree programmes: European Studies, Human Rights, International Migration and Ethnic Relations, International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies and Political Science. 

We offer drop-in study guidance digitally via Zoom on Thursdays at 13-15. No drop-in during Christmas break, 23 December to 8 January.

Drop-in online at Zoom

Contact Malin Bang and Erik Nilsson: gpsvagledning@mau.se

School of Arts and Communication (K3)

For questions about education related to media, communication and design, and the degree programmes: English Studies, Interaction Design, Communication for Development, Media and Communication Studies. 

Contact Viktoria Brännström

Department of Urban Studies (US)

For questions about education related to urban development, and the degree programmes: Leadership for Sustainability and Urban Studies. 

Contact Ola Püschel

Study guidance at the Faculty of Technology and Society

Study guidance for education related to technology and computer science, and the degree programmes Computer Science, Media Technology and Computational Materials Science.

Contact us

Study and career advisers: Mia Kvist Blihagen and Dorota Gorna
E-mail: TSstudent@mau.se

Study Guidance at the Faculty of Health and Society

Courses and programmes in the field of criminology, biomedicine and nursing

Jina Jaxwall

Email: hsvagledning@mau.se
Phone number: +46 40-665 77 97
Phone hours: Tuesday and Thursday 08.30–09.30 (cancelled 13th of October) 
Adress for booked meetings: The Health and Society building, Jan Waldenströms gata 25

Courses and programmes in the field of social work

Carina Grujic

Email: hsvagledning@mau.se
Phone number:  +46 40-665 77 97
Phone hours: Monday and Wednesday 08.30–09.30 

Study guidance at the Faculty of Education and Society

Study guidance for education related to Sport Science and teacher training. Please keep in mind that there are a lot of people trying to get in touch with us during the national application periods. 

Email: lsvagledning@mau.se 

Get in touch by phone

Phone number:  +46 40-6657075
Phone hours: Monday and Wednesday 10.00–12.00. Thursday 14.00–16.00 (We are closed on 5 January 2023)

Drop-in via Zoom

We offer study guidance digitally via Zoom on Tuesdays at 14.00–15.00.

Drop-in online at Zoom

Chat with us

Chat with us every Wednesday and Friday at 13.00–15.00. We are closed on 23 December, 30 December and 6 January 2023.

Face-to-face meeting

If you wish to meet a study and career adviser for a face to face meeting, it's easiest if you book a meeting over the phone. Make sure you are prepared before the meeting. See the contact list below to find out who you should contact. 

Study and career advisers

Nichlas Eklund, Maria Palm, Freja Heu, Kim Borg, Ann-Charlotte Larsen, Louise Werner and Alexandra Odenmar.

Study guidance at the Faculty of Odontology

Study guidance for education related to Odontology.

Send your questions via e-mail and the study and career adviser will contact you. If needed, we will set up a meeting, either face-to-face, digitally via Zoom or by phone.

Contact us

Study- and career adviser Erik Nilsson
E-mail: erik.nilsson@mau.se

For general questions

You are welcome to contact our study and career guidance if you have general questions about studies and careers, and have questions about eligibility. 

Contact the central study and career guidance