About the Student Portal

On the Student Portal you will find information about studies at Chalmers and the services that facilitates your studies. Here you can find information about courses, Master's thesis work, degrees and more. The Student Portal is aimed at active students at Chalmers.

In addition to regular web pages, the Student Portal  serves as an interface to a range of services in different systems. Links between systems can sometimes make the Student Portal slow.


The Student Portal has a responsive design i.e. the design adapts to fit the size of the screen regardless of browser or device.

Contents

The contents of the Student Portal are divided into the tabs Studies, Contact and Service, Student Life and Careers and Jobs. On the general homepage you will find news, events from the calendar and links to internal pages.

My startpage

When you log in, the Student Portal will take you to My startpage. On My startpage you will find the services that facilitates your studies at Chalmers, for example sign up for examination, select courses and the road to my degree, as well as news and events. Remember, you must be logged in to use the services.
 
Studies
Here you will find information related to your studies, such as courses and course websites, graduation and degree project, rules and rights, etc.

Contact and Service
Here you will find information about IT, key cards and contact details for the Student Centre, student guidance counsellors and the directors of studies. You can also find information about the support you can receive during your studies.
 
Student Life 

Here you will find information about our campuses, scholarships and insurance.

Careers and Jobs 

Here we have collected information to prepare you for working life from the Careers Service.

Swedish and English

The Student Portal is available in English and Swedish. Switch between the languages by selecting "In English / In Swedish" at the top right-hand corner.  The "In English / In Swedish" button can be found on pages that have a counterpart in the other language. When the corresponding information is not available in the other language there is no link.

Support

Student Portal's text and images
Do you have suggestions for new information, or pages that you think we should change, please let us know at studentportalen@chalmers.se.
 
Questions and problems regarding the Student Portal are sent to support@chalmers.se. The more detailed information you send, the better. IT services also uses Facebook and Twitter
 
Security issues
Contact abuse@chalmers.se to report intrusions, inappropriate web pages, unauthorised network use, etc.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file which is stored on your computer and contains information. Cookies are commonly used to improve the site for the user. There are two types of cookies: the first saves a file that remains on your computer. It is used for example to adapt a website visitor's preferences, choices and interests. The second type is called a session cookie. During the visit to a website, it is temporarily stored in your computer's memory. Session cookies disappear when you turn off the browser program. 
 
Cookies are used on the Student Portal to manage logins and access to the services.
 
ASP.NET_SessionId is a session cookie that is set automatically by the Student Portal and is required in order for the site to work. The cookie will disappear when the browser is closed.
 
When you log in to the Student Portal, a cookie is saved for idp.chalmers.se. This authorises you to use the various services in the portal so you do not have to log into each service separately. The cookie will disappear when the browser is closed.

Published: Thu 06 Sep 2012. Modified: Wed 10 Feb 2016