Welcome week at Chalmers University of Technology!

Between August 27 and September 3 there will be several events for all new students. Your first days here are important for the start of your studies and for your contacts with fellow students. We will do everything we can to make sure you get on well and feel at home.

Watch this film from Welcome Day 2016


Monday August 27    

Arrival Day, when we welcome you at Landvetter airport. Read more and sign up here

Tuesday August 28

Welcome day at Chalmers! In the Student Union building at Campus Johanneberg you'll find the conference hall RunAn where CIRC and staff from Chalmers gladly will welcome you to the university and provide you with practical information. Check out the Chalmers Map app to find your way.

Students taking part in an exchange programme

When & where: 8:30-12:30 in auditorium RunAn, on the second floor in the Student union building, address: Chalmersplatsen 1.                                                                                             

Master students - students admitted to a two-year Master’s programme
When & where: 13:00-16:30 in auditorium  RunAn, on the second floor in the Student union building, address: Chalmersplatsen 1.

Wednesday August 29

Campus Tour Johanneberg. 

On this day CIRC welcomes you to campus Johanneberg with a tour around campus Johanneberg. You will be shown around to different buildings and lecture halls, popular spots for coffee and lunch and you'll be taken on a tour through the Chalmers Library. We strongly recommend the Campus Tour Johanneberg as this is also the day where you get to meet your assigned Phadders and fellow groupmembers.
When & where: The day starts at 08:40 with a mingle with your Phadder group and finish around 12:30. We'll meet in front of the Student Union Building. Tram-/busstop: Chalmers

Thursday August 30

Campus Tour Lindholmen.

Join CIRC over the river to Campus Lindholmen, which is usually at it's most beautiful this time of year. CIRC will show you around the campus, you'll get a guided tour at the library in one of the most eye-catching buildings, and you'll get to take in one of the most relaxing places to be on a sunny day. If you are going to study at campus Lindholmen we strongly recommend that you take this tour, but also for everyone wanting to see a little more of Göteborg this tour is strongly recommended.

When & where: The day starts at 10:00 and finish around 12:00 (please note that changes may occur). We'll meet in front of "Kuggen", the red building in the picture. Busstop: Lindholmen.

Friday August 31

Best day to pick up your computer account and register for your courses! 

Master student? You'll find all information here 

Exchange student? You'll find all information here           

Monday September 3

If you didn't manage on Friday, you need to pick up your computer account this day! Last day to do your mandatory registration, otherwise you will lose your study place. The semester starts.

Master student? You'll find all information here 

Exchange student? You'll find all information here     


Published: Thu 12 Feb 2015. Modified: Wed 16 May 2018