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Summer information

From the Department of Sociology, Lund University

Department main entrance lined with pink wild roses.

Introductory meetings, summer opening hours, contact information and other useful information for the summer.

Introductory meetings

At the beginning of August, a welcome letter will be sent to the email address you have provided on In that letter you will find all you need to know regarding your introductory meeting. During the summer, we will make available Welcome Letters (for all courses starting in August/September) on the page

If you have not received an email towards the end of August, please check your spam folder, or find the letter here on the website via the link above.

Please note that introductory meetings are for accepted students only and not for people on our waiting list. More information for those on the waiting list can be found on the page Checklist for New Students. 

You can also usually see the time, date and place for the introductory meeting in your course schedule. Find your schedule by typing your course code or course name into TimeEdit.

For questions, contact the Student Office at info [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se.

Department building closed

The Department of Sociology's temporary offices in Allhelgonaskolan on Bredgatan 26 are closed to visitors. Contact staff members directly to book meetings.

The Department of Sociology's staff pages

    Checklist New Students Autumn 2022

    Information and checklist for new students at the beginning of the semester.

    Contact Student Office

    The Department of Sociology will move offices in the summer of 2023 for one year. The temporary address is Allhelgonaskolan, Bredgatan 26. The building is closed but it is possible to book meetings from 14 August.

    • Susanne Lindberg,
      Responsible for: sociology, educational studies and human resources
      Tel: +46 46-222 88 44
      Email: info [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se (info[at]soc[dot]lu[dot]se)

      Closed 19 June – 3 July and 14 July – 2 August
    • Christian Landgren,
      Responsible for: social anthropology
      Tel: +46 46 222 40 36
      Email: info [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se (info[at]soc[dot]lu[dot]se)

      Closed from 6 July – 8 August

    Contact Study Advisers

    The Department's study advisory is limited from 19 June – 7 August.

    Email: studievagledare [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se

    Questions about our international master's programmes

    When our study advisers are not available you can direct general questions about applying to Lund University and the application process to degreestudies [at] lu [dot] se

    Directors of Studies

    Agneta Mallén, Director of Studies för criminology, PA, HR, BIDS and WPM
    Tel: +46 46 222 88 32
    Email: agneta [dot] mallen [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se
    Out of the office: 5 July – 17 August. Replies to emails from 24 July – 11 August.

    Mimmi Barmark, Director of Studies for sociology, social psychology and BVP
    Tel: +46 46 222 88 72
    Email: mimmi [dot] barmark [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se
    Out of the office: 21 June – 6 August. Replies to emails once a week during this period.

    Tova Höjdestrand, Director of Studies for social anthropology
    On leave until the start of the semester.
    Contact the study advisers for questions about admissions. Refer to Mimmi Barmark (above) for other inquiries.

    Have a great summer! We look forward to seeing you in the Autumn!

    The Department of Sociology