Being a student at Konstfack

Each student has access to exhibition ares, a computer lab, and fully-equipped studios and workshops. The departments have well-established student exchange programs with about 50 schools in 25 different countries. After a few semesters at Konstfack you will be eligible to apply to complete some of your course requirements at one of these schools.

 

New student - start of the term

Hello new student at Konstfack! Watch the film where Vice-Chancellor Maria Lantz welcomes you, and read important information about registration an...

Accommodation

There is a shortage of student accommodation in Stockholm. Please note that Konstfack cannot guarantee availability of student housing. You are...

Costs and financing

Before granting you a residence permit, (if you come from a country outside the EU) the Swedish Migration Board will ask you to prove that you will...

Economy

Rent , food, textbooks , clothing, entertainment ... i t's not a life of luxury that awaits the aspiring student , but there are ways to add to the...

Application for degree certificate

Once you have completed your studies, you can apply for your degree certificate. The degree certificate certifies that you have acquired knowledge...

Insurance

Insurance during school hours All students studying in Sweden are covered by the personal injury insurance (a general student insurance) that is...

Exchange Students

The international engagement is important. Konstfack has agreements with more than 80 partner schools around the world. This makes the atmosphere a...

Equal treatment of students

Konstfack categorically rejects discrimination and harassment and will not tolerate that these occur in our community. All staff members and studen...

Registration procedures

Registration is mandatory for all students. You need to register every semester that you plan to study. Please note that you have to register even ...

The Student Union

The Student Union is an organization governed by elected student representatives. The Student Union's board is responsible for representing student...

Studying with a disability

All students should be able to study on equal terms in a good study environment regardless of any disabilities. If you have a documented disability...

Student Records - LADOK and personal data

Ladok is the national system used for documentation of academic information at higher education institutions in Sweden.

Study Certificate

If you need a study certificate (proof of registration / result certificate) there is a self service that you can use if you log into Ladok Student...

Approved leave from studies and re-entry

Approved leave from studies means an appproved and time limited break from studies.

Academic calendar

The academic year consists of two semesters; the spring semester and the autumn semester.

Workshops and studios

Probably no other university college of the arts in Europe has such well-equipped workshops as Konstfack. The workshops facilitate work in many...

Appeals

As a student, you can appeal some decisions to the Board of Appeal for Higher Education, (Överklagandenämnden för högskolan), according to (Chapter...

Complaints

If you have a complaint, you should start by contacting the person concerned, many problems can best be addressed and solved immidiately. If there ...

 

Updated: 13 September 2010
Author: Webmaster