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Minute of silence for victims of Stockholm attack

Umeå University invites everyone to partake in a national minute of silence on Monday 10 April at 12:00 to commemorate the victims of the terrorist attack in Stockholm on Friday and show support for their family and friends.

Ending all investments in fossil fuels

Umeå University, the fourth largest institution of higher education in Sweden, has decided to end all investments in companies that produce, process or distribute coal, oil or gas, the so-called fossil fuels.

Internship in Shanghai

The Nordic Centre at Fudan University in Shanghai, China, announces an internship from the beginning of September to the end of December 2017. Students studying at one of the Nordic centre's member universities can apply (Umeå University is a member).

TEDxUmeå is looking for volunteers

On 3 May, this year’s TEDxUmeå kicks off again. It will be the fourth time the event is organised in Umeå, this time attracting 400 participants over an afternoon and evening full of inspiration. The event usually covers areas such as research, music, sex role debate, creativity and life style prese...

Funding for degree project in India

International Office announces funding for master's students who wish to carry out their degree project in India and young researchers who want to visit India to develop research contacts with partner universities.

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Attention international students - we want your feedback!

Complete the International Student Barometer and have a chance to win SEK 11,000. This is your opportunity to tell us what’s working and what you think of your university experience to date.

International Days - Study Abroad Fair for students

Have you thought about studying abroad? Do you want to know how exchange studies can be a merit for the future? And get advice from other students who have been on exchange?

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