Below, you will find information regarding the commencement of your studies at DSV autumn semester 2020.

Master's programmes that begin year 1 will be starting the 1st semester online

Due to the COVID-19 situation in the world, the 1st semester of the Master’s programmes at DSV will be given online as distance learning. This applies for everything, including lectures and supervision, as well as written exams and assignments.

You will be informed on whether the 2nd semester will start on campus or online, no later than the 30th of September 2020. 


Enrolment for autumn semester 2020 is open from August 10 to August 31.
When you enrol, you will confirm your place on the programme. 

To be able to start your studies, you need to:
•    Activate your University Account. Use the one-time code you will receive via email in August 10 to activate your University Account.
•    Enrol in our system Daisy.

Find instructions and enrol here

Introductory welcome session 27th of August 2020 

The introductory information session of the 27th of August 2020 will be held digitally. You will receive more information and links to the digital material a few days before the session takes place.
Times for your information sessions will be publiced here

Students from outside EU/EEA and Switzerland

It is very important that you check the requirements for a residence permit and make sure that you fulfil them, so that you can come to Sweden to study when the education form changes to on-campus. Kindly note that Stockholm University cannot influence the decisions of the Swedish Migration Agency. Please also note that it is not possible to get a residence permit for studies in Sweden during the period that your programme is distance-based. 

For information regarding tuition fees and how the COVID-19 situation affects the beginning of your studies, please check Stockholm University’s Q&A here


Admitted student checklist:

  1. Decline: It’s important that you decline your offer as soon as you know you will not attend. Please decline your place at Log on to your account, go to Applications and follow the instructions. Please do not contact the Department in this matter.

  2. If you are admitted with “condition”, be sure to complete your Bachelor’s degree or other required courses. You have to show proof that the condition has been fulfilled no later than the last enrolment day (August 31). Please submit via email, or bring, the original document as well as a complete transcript of courses.

    You must always submit your certificate/diploma in the official language of the country where you studied. If this language is not Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, English, French or German, you must also provide an official translation of the certificate/diploma. This translation should be in Swedish or English.

    If you have questions regarding your documents in relation to the current situation with covid-19, please read the information in this link: Q&A on the coronavirus for newly admitted students
  3. Important information to all international students from outside of the EU/EEA and Switzerland: Please read this Q&A in detail to find how your circumstances will be affected by the covid-19 situation: Q&A on the coronavirus for newly admitted students
    Please contact if you have questions about studie fees.
  4. Keep yourself posted about the covid-19 pandemic situation in Sweden here

You will receive further information from us with updates. What’s next?

June 1 – last day for payment of tuition fee. For more questions regarding tuition fees, please contact

June 29 – Third email. Update and information about your courses and how to enrol.

August 3 – Fourth email. A reminder.

August 10 – August 31 - Enrolment. Your place will automatically be confirmed when you enrol. It is not possible to accept your place in any other way than via the online enrolment between these dates.

August 31 – Semester start. The study platform will open this week and you will be able to log on to your first courses.

Welcome to DSV!