Eventshttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/news/calendar/Upcoming events at Chalmers University of TechnologyThu, 19 Jul 2018 07:17:36 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/news/calendar/https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Examination_sign-up_re-exam.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Examination_sign-up_re-exam.aspxSign-up for re-exams in August<p><b>​​​On June 13 the examination sign-up period opens for re-exams on 20 August-1 September. The sign-up period is open until 1 August. How do I sign-up? Log in to My startpage and use the service Examination, sign-up. You need to navigate to each course and select the tab "Result" to sign up. The exam code appears on the page when you have signed up. If you want to improve your grade in a course which you have passed, see the link How to sign up for examinations, below. Compulsory registration  In order to write the exam you must sign up/register for the exam. If you are not registered, you must wait until the next exam period. Guide: How to sign up for exams (pdf) How to sign up for examinations - FAQ examination sign up Search for upcoming examination dates</b></p><div>​​<span class="text-normal">​<span class="text-normal">On June 13 the examination sign-up period opens for re-exams on 20 August-1 September. The sign-up period is open until 1 August.</span></span></div> <span class="text-normal"><span class="text-normal"><h4 class="chalmersElement-H4">How do I sign-up?</h4> <div> </div> <p class="chalmersElement-P"><span style="font-family:&quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-style:normal;font-weight:300;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px;display:inline !important;float:none">Log in to My startpage and use the service</span><span class="Apple-converted-space" style="box-sizing:border-box;font-family:&quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-style:normal;font-weight:300;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px"> </span><span style="box-sizing:border-box;font-family:&quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-style:normal;font-weight:300;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px"><strong style="box-sizing:border-box;font-weight:700">Examination, sign-up</strong>.<span class="Apple-converted-space" style="box-sizing:border-box"><span> </span>Y</span></span><span style="box-sizing:border-box;font-family:&quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-style:normal;font-weight:300;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px">ou need to navigate to each course and select the tab &quot;Result&quot; to sign up. The exam code appears on the page when you have signed up.</span><span><span><span><br /></span></span></span></p> </span></span><p class="chalmersElement-P"><span><span> </span></span><span></span><span></span></p> <p class="chalmersElement-P"></p> <div>If you want to improve your grade in a course which you have passed, see the link How to sign up for examinations, below.<br /></div> <span class="text-normal"><span class="text-normal"></span></span><span class="text-normal"></span><div><h4 class="chalmersElement-H4" style="box-sizing:border-box;font-family:&quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif;font-weight:400;line-height:28px;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;font-size:20px;font-style:normal;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px">Compulsory registration </h4> <div style="box-sizing:border-box;font-family:&quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-style:normal;font-weight:300;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px">In order to write the exam<span style="box-sizing:border-box"><span style="box-sizing:border-box;display:inline-block"></span></span><span> </span>you must sign up/register for the exam.<span style="box-sizing:border-box"><span> </span></span><span style="box-sizing:border-box">If you are not registered, you must wait until the next exam period.<span> <br /></span></span></div> <div style="box-sizing:border-box;font-family:&quot;open sans&quot;, sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-style:normal;font-weight:300;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px"><span style="box-sizing:border-box"><span><br /></span></span></div> <span class="text-normal"><span class="text-normal"></span></span><span class="text-normal"><span class="text-normal"><a href="/en/chalmersstudies/Examinations/Documents/how%20to%20sign%20up%20for%20exam.pdf" target="_blank" title="Link to pdf, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Guide: How to sign up for exams (pdf)</a><br /><a title="Linkt to a FAQ about examination sign up, opens up in a new window" target="_blank" href="/en/chalmersstudies/Examinations/Pages/how-to-sign-up.aspx"><img src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" alt="" />How to sign up for examinations</a> - FAQ examination sign up<br /><a href="/en/chalmersstudies/Examinations/Pages/Examination%20dates.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to the service examination dates, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Search for upcoming examination dates</a><br /></span> </span></div> <div> </div> Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:00:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/WikiGap.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/WikiGap.aspx#WikiGap – fill the gap between women and men on Wikipedia<p><b>​On 29 August, the Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation, Chalmers and Wikimedia Sweden, invites you to an equal writing workshop where we, in the context of #WikiGap, highlight women in research and innovation on Wikipedia.  On-site is Minister for Enterprise and Innovation Mikael Damberg, Vice President of Chalmers Anna Dubois and a representative from Wikimedia. We hope you want to join us. You can write in your native language or in English. Bring your computer. A "fika" will be provided during the afternoon. When: 29 August at 12:30-16:00 Where: Chalmers main library, campus Johanneberg. Read more and sign up</b></p><div>​On 29 August, the Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation, Chalmers and Wikimedia Sweden, invites you to an equal writing workshop where we, in the context of #WikiGap, highlight women in research and innovation on Wikipedia. </div> <div><br /></div> <div>On-site is Minister for Enterprise and Innovation Mikael Damberg, Vice President of Chalmers Anna Dubois and a representative from Wikimedia.</div> <br />We hope you want to join us. You can write in your native language or in English. Bring your computer. A &quot;fika&quot; will be provided during the afternoon.<br /><br /><strong>When: </strong>29 August at 12:30-16:00<br /><strong>Where: </strong>Chalmers main library, campus Johanneberg.<br /><br /><a href="https://www.chalmers.se/en/about-chalmers/calendar/Pages/WikiGap-at-Chalmers-on-29-August.aspx" target="_blank" title="Link to chalmers.se, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/ichtm.gif" alt="" />Read more and sign up</a><br />Wed, 29 Aug 2018 12:30:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/study-technique.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/study-technique.aspxLecture in study technique<p><b>What are the secrets to success at Chalmers? Can anyone become a better learner? How? This exciting lecture will explain simple yet effective techniques and strategies for academic excellence. Topics will include problem solving, improving memory, reading skills and how to beat procrastination. Don't miss it! ​The lecture will be held by Björn Liljeqvist, Chalmerist and author of a popular book in effective learning and remembrance techniques. When: September 3, at 15.15-17.00 Where: Campus Johanneberg, HA1, Hörsalsvägen 4</b></p>What are the secrets to success at Chalmers? Can anyone become a better learner? How? This exciting lecture will explain simple yet effective techniques and strategies for academic excellence. Topics will include problem solving, improving memory, reading skills and how to beat procrastination. Don't miss it!<br /><br /><span>​The lecture will be held by Björn Liljeqvist, Chalmerist and author of a popular book in effective learning and remembrance techniques.<span style="display:inline-block"></span></span><br /><br /><strong>When: </strong>September 3, at 15.15-17.00<br /><strong>Where: </strong>Campus Johanneberg, <span>HA1<span style="display:inline-block">, </span></span> Hörsalsvägen 4 Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:15:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Looking-for-a-job-in-Sweden.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Looking-for-a-job-in-Sweden.aspxLooking for a job in Sweden<p><b>​ Welcome to this seminar exclusively for Chalmers international students on living and working in Sweden. Th​e seminar contain basic information about Swedish labor market and is mainly for newly arrived students. If you have questions about employment in Sweden, you are welcome to meet an employment officer from the International Employment Service (EURES Adviser). The officer will inform you about issues concerning employment, mainly in Sweden, and can for instance answer questions on:     Employment legislation     Work opportunities     Labour market information     Tips on useful websites   Please notice: We will not offer any food or lunch at the seminar, please try to eat before or bring your lunch to the event. Welcome! Registration below.​</b></p>​<img src="/en/News/Calendar/PublishingImages/malmo-4.jpg" width="420" height="236" alt="" style="margin:5px" /><br /><strong><br /></strong><div><strong>Welcome to this seminar exclusively for Chalmers international students on living and working in Sweden. Th​e seminar contain basic information about Swedish labor market and is mainly for newly arrived students.</strong><br /><br />If you have questions about employment in Sweden, you are welcome to meet an employment officer from the International Employment Service (EURES Adviser). The officer will inform you about issues concerning employment, mainly in Sweden, and can for instance answer questions on: <br /><br /><ul><li>    Employment legislation</li> <li>    Work opportunities</li> <li>    Labour market information</li> <li>    Tips on useful websites   </li></ul> <br /><strong>Please notice:</strong> We will not offer any food or lunch at the seminar, please try to eat before or bring your lunch to the event.<br /><br />Welcome!<br /><br /></div> Registration below.<span style="background-color:initial">​</span>Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Swedish-work-culture-and-how-to-promote-yourself-to-get-hired.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Swedish-work-culture-and-how-to-promote-yourself-to-get-hired.aspxSwedish Work Culture and how to become part of it<p><b>This seminar will help you to understand and get access to the Swedish labour market. Let’s take a look at the Swedish work culture and what makes it unique and different. We are all used to our own countries ways of doing things and Sweden is no exception. To give you an opportunity to learn more about working life in Sweden and finding ways into companies in Sweden, we offer you this seminar. We’ll talk about: Finding work in Sweden - the channels to use and the methods to try. Presenting yourself in your written application and when meeting face to face – things to think about before and at the job interview. How can you use your network in Sweden? Every country has its own unique outlook on working life and some pretty funny ideas – from an outsider’s point of view – and Sweden is no exception! Fruit is offered in the break. Welcome! Registration below.​</b></p><p><span style="background-color:initial"><strong><br />This seminar will help you to understand and get access to the Swedish labour market.</strong></span><br /></p> <p><br />Let’s take a look at the Swedish work culture and what makes it unique and different. We are all used to our own countries ways of doing things and Sweden is no exception. To give you an opportunity to learn more about working life in Sweden and finding ways into companies in Sweden, we offer you this seminar.</p> <p>We’ll talk about:</p> <p><br /></p> <ul><li>Finding work in Sweden - the channels to use and the methods to try.</li> <li>P<span style="background-color:initial">resenting yourself in your written application and when meeting </span><span style="background-color:initial">face to face – things to think about before and at the job interview.</span></li> <li>How can you use your network in Sweden? Every country has its own unique outlook on working life and some pretty funny ideas – from an outsider’s point of view – and Sweden is no exception!</li></ul> <p></p> <p>Fruit is offered in the break.</p> <p><br />Welcome!<br /><br />Registration below.<span style="background-color:initial">​</span><br /></p>Thu, 20 Sep 2018 17:15:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Working-in-Sweden---labour-law,-rules-and-regulations.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Working-in-Sweden---labour-law,-rules-and-regulations.aspxWorking in Sweden - labour law, rules and regulations<p><b>The third seminar this autumn is an exclusive opportunity for you as an international student to find out more about some specific conditions concerning employment and the Swedish labour market.  Five weeks of paid holiday, set rules regarding paid over time, extra money when being of sick? In Sweden this is the reality for most employees. Do you wish to learn more about Swedish labour law and what rights you have as an employee - then you should attend this seminar.   An ombudsman from The Swedish Association of Graduate Engineers (Sveriges Ingenjörer) will give you an introduction to Swedish labour law and the parts unions and collective agreements play in Sweden.   Notice: We will not offer any food or lunch at the seminar, please try to eat before or bring your lunch to the event.   Welcome! Registration below</b></p><span style="background-color:initial"><strong>The third seminar this autumn is an exclusive opportunity for you as an international student to find out more about some specific conditions concerning employment and the Swedish labour market.</strong></span><div> </div> <div>Five weeks of paid holiday, set rules regarding paid over time, extra money when being of sick? In Sweden this is the reality for most employees. Do you wish to learn more about Swedish labour law and what rights you have as an employee - then you should attend this seminar.</div> <div> </div> <div>An ombudsman from The Swedish Association of Graduate Engineers (Sveriges Ingenjörer) will give you an introduction to Swedish labour law and the parts unions and collective agreements play in Sweden.</div> <div> </div> <div><strong>Notice: We will not offer any food or lunch at the seminar, please try to eat before or bring your lunch to the event.</strong></div> <div> </div> <div>Welcome!</div> <div><br />Registration below</div>Tue, 02 Oct 2018 12:00:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/How-to-write-an-effective-resume.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/How-to-write-an-effective-resume.aspxHow to write an effective resume<p><b>​ This seminar will give you an opportunity to get some solid advice and practical guidelines on how to write an effective resume for the Swedish labour market. You will learn how to capitilize your strengths and address your weaknesses in a properly presented resume. Different cultures expect different things from their job applicants, and if you want to have a chance of getting to an interview, it is best you meet their expectations. It is also a good idea to have an overview of what the labor market situation is like in Sweden, both the current situation and historical influences etc, that effect your opportunities to find work. You will not finish this seminar with a completed resume, but you will have a good idea of how to go about buildning a professional document and where to look for further advice and help - and what pitfalls to avoid. Fruit is offered in the short break. Welcome! Registration below.​</b></p>​<img src="/en/News/Calendar/PublishingImages/CVengCareers.jpg" alt="CVengCareers.jpg" width="415" height="276" style="margin:5px" /><br /><strong style="font-size:small"><br /></strong><div><strong style="font-size:small">This seminar will give you an opportunity to get some solid advice and practical guidelines on how to write an effective resume for the Swedish labour market. You will learn how to capitilize your strengths and address your weaknesses in a properly presented resume.</strong><font style="font-size:small"> <br /><br /></font><p><font size="2">Different cultures expect different things from their job applicants, and if you want to have a chance of getting to an interview, it is best you meet their expectations. It is also a good idea to have an overview of what the labor market situation is like in Sweden, both the current situation and historical influences etc, that effect your opportunities to find work.</font><br /> </p> <p><font style="font-size:small">You will not finish this seminar with a completed resume, but you will have a good idea of how to go about buildning a professional document and where to look for further advice and help - and what pitfalls to avoid.</font> </p> <p><font style="font-size:small">Fruit is offered in the short break. <br /></font></p> <p><br /><font style="font-size:small"></font></p> <p><font style="font-size:small">Welcome!</font></p> </div> <div><br /></div> Registration below.​<div><br /></div>Tue, 16 Oct 2018 17:15:00 +0200https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/LinkedIn---build-your-professional-identity,-starting-today.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/LinkedIn---build-your-professional-identity,-starting-today.aspxLinkedIn - build your professional identity, starting today<p><b>You probably already have a LinkedIn profile. Most of us do. But most of us also feel that we don't get as much out of it as we could. This seminar will teach you how to build your professional identity and find career opportunities using LinkedIn, the world's number one professional network with more than 300 million users all over the world. You will learn: Creating a search optimized LinkedIn profile – dos and don'ts. Building your professional brand – be visible to recruiters and future employers. Using the network – tricks to make the network work for you. Finding opportunities – using LinkedIn’s tools for advanced search and contact-making. Recruiters all around the world use LinkedIn daily in their search for top candidates. This seminar focuses primarily on finding a way into the Swedish labour market. Anyone who feels that the job posting section of the local paper might not be the right place to find a job will get their piece of the pie though. Don't miss this chance to take charge of your career! Welcome! Registration below</b></p><img src="/en/News/Calendar/Documents/LinkedIn3.jpg" alt="LinkedIn3.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:420px;height:211px" /><br /><br />You probably already have a LinkedIn profile. Most of us do. But most of us also feel that we don't get as much out of it as we could. This seminar will teach you how to build your professional identity and find career opportunities using LinkedIn, the world's number one professional network with more than 300 million users all over the world.<div> <div><br /></div> <div>You will learn:</div> <div><ul><li>Creating a search optimized LinkedIn profile – dos and don'ts.<br /></li> <li>Building your professional brand – be visible to recruiters and future employers.<br /></li> <li>Using the network – tricks to make the network work for you.<br /></li> <li>Finding opportunities – using LinkedIn’s tools for advanced search and contact-making.<br /></li></ul></div> <div></div> <div>Recruiters all around the world use LinkedIn daily in their search for top candidates. This seminar focuses primarily on finding a way into the Swedish labour market. Anyone who feels that the job posting section of the local paper might not be the right place to find a job will get their piece of the pie though. Don't miss this chance to take charge of your career!</div></div> <div><br />Welcome!<br /><br />Registration below</div>Thu, 08 Nov 2018 17:15:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Prepare-for-a-job-interview-.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/Prepare-for-a-job-interview-.aspxPrepare for a job interview<p><b>This seminar, exclusive for international students, will give you tips, ideas and things to think about before heading off to job interviews. How should you get ready for your job interview, how should you act when you get there, and what are they going to ask you? A good next step to take in your project to find a job is learning about how to deal with an interview situation. We’ll go through: Preparing for an interview The first 30 seconds All about you Asking about them Follow up Fruit is offered in the break. Welcome! ​​ Registration below.​</b></p><div><img src="/sv/karriar-jobb0/Careers-Service/PublishingImages/Tre_bilder.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:415px;height:82px" /><br /><span style="background-color:initial"><br /></span></div> <div><span style="background-color:initial">T</span><span style="background-color:initial">his seminar, exclusive for international students, will give you tips, ideas and things to think about before heading off to job interviews. How should you get ready for your job interview, how should you act when you get there, and what are they going to ask you? A good next step to take in your project to find a job is learning about how to deal with an interview situation.</span><br /></div> <div><br /></div> <div>We’ll go through:</div> <div><ul><li>Preparing for an interview<br /></li> <li>The first 30 seconds<br /></li> <li>All about you<br /></li> <li>Asking about them<br /></li> <li>Follow up</li></ul></div> <span style="background-color:initial">Fruit is offered in the break.</span><div><br /><span style="background-color:initial"></span><div>Welcome!</div> ​​</div> Registration below.<div>​</div>Thu, 29 Nov 2018 17:15:00 +0100https://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/SFRC-Combustion-scholarship.aspxhttps://student.portal.chalmers.se/en/News/Calendar/Pages/SFRC-Combustion-scholarship.aspxSFRC Combustion scholarship<p><b>​To promote interest in combustion technology, Swedish Association for Combustion Research (SFRC) announces one or a few scholarships (10 000 SEK each) for outstanding theses in combustion technology or energy technology related to combustion technology. Who can apply? You have completed a combustion-related degree (MSc or Master) and reported your thesis at one of the following member universities during 2018: Chalmers University of Technology KTH – Royal Institute of Technology Linnaeus University Umeå University Luleå University of Technology How can I apply? By one page summary describing the thesis and the main conclusions. Applications, together with a final thesis, should be sent to kentaro.umeki@ltu.se with the subject "SFRC scholarship" at the latest on 2018-12-31. If the thesis was carried out by two people, you can apply jointly. The scholarship will be divided equally between the two authors. The payment of the scholarship will be made at the SFRC annual meeting in March 2019 where the winners will be invited to present their work. SFRC is a network to promote research and development of combustion, consisting of members from both academia and industry. SFRC is the Swedish part of International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF). Swedish Association for Combustion Research   International Flame Research Foundation</b></p>​To promote interest in combustion technology, Swedish Association for Combustion Research (SFRC) announces one or a few scholarships (10 000 SEK each) for outstanding theses in combustion technology or energy technology related to combustion technology.<br /><br /><strong>Who can apply?</strong><br />You have completed a combustion-related degree (MSc or Master) and reported your thesis at one of the following member universities during 2018:<br /><ul><li>Chalmers University of Technology </li> <li>KTH – Royal Institute of Technology</li> <li>Linnaeus University</li> <li>Umeå University</li> <li>Luleå University of Technology</li></ul> <br /><strong>How can I apply?</strong><br />By one page summary describing the thesis and the main conclusions. Applications, together with a final thesis, should be sent to <a href="mailto:kentaro.umeki@ltu.se">kentaro.umeki@ltu.se</a> with the subject &quot;SFRC scholarship&quot; at the latest on 2018-12-31.<br /><br />If the thesis was carried out by two people, you can apply jointly. The scholarship will be divided equally between the two authors.<br />The payment of the scholarship will be made at the SFRC annual meeting in March 2019 where the winners will be invited to present their work.<br /><br />SFRC is a network to promote research and development of combustion, consisting of members from both academia and industry. SFRC is the Swedish part of International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF). <br /><span><a href="http://www.sfrc.se/" title="Link to Swedish Association for Combustion Research, opens up in a new tab" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />Swedish Association for Combustion Research</a><span style="display:inline-block"><br /> <br /></span></span><br /><br /><span><a href="http://www.ifrf.net/" target="_blank" title="Link to International Flame Research Foundation, opens up in a new tab"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" />International Flame Research Foundation</a><span style="display:inline-block"><br /></span></span><br />Mon, 31 Dec 2018 07:00:00 +0100