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Linköpings Universitet (LIU)

Linköpings Universitet, 581 83 Linköping, Sweden, Linkoping
3.93 / 5 based on 540 reviews.
Description:
Cooperation across subject and faculty borders, student-centered learning and an entrepreneurial spirit of education is the hallmark of Linköping University, a research based university known for excellence in education and a member of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities, ECIU. With 28,000 undergraduates and 1,300 doc­toral students, LiU is one of Sweden's major academic institutions, 150 km southwest of Stockholm. We know that our students leave with a competitive edge. Read more


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88% of students recommend
540 reviews
Housing
4.2/5
All experiences (540)
Student life
4.1/5
5 stars (96)
Academic
4.0/5
4 stars (330)
Languages
4.2/5
3 stars (108)
Expenses
3.1/5
2 stars (6)
Overall
4.3/5
1 star (0)
A car can be vary useful if you want to see something outside the city. Read Review
js13, Netherlands

540 Overall reviews of Linköpings Universitet

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by femmeli, Miskolci Egyetem, Miskolc, Hungary
Materials Science, Erasmus
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I will need a net-card.
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Most people loved it.



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Personal recommendation:
I had a very nice semester there.



FINAL COMMENTS

Travelling by plain is more comfortable, but if you went for at least 3 month, you could not brought enough luggage. I have travelled by bus, but it was so long.
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by heipa642, Vaasan Yliopisto, Vaasa, Finland
Marketing and Sales Management, Erasmus
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Everybody loved it, you will too!



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Personal recommendation:
We have a very good student life and university is really taking caro of exhange students.



FINAL COMMENTS

The best towns in Sweden you can found from the South of Sweden. Gotland belongs to Sweden but very unique place in Sweden.
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by jsyta, Politechnika Warszawska, Warsaw, Poland
Engineering, Technology, Erasmus
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swedish people are quire cold, international students are together, local are together - no strong interactions
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



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Personal recommendation:
it is great - really one of the best technical universities in Europe



FINAL COMMENTS

travell a lot - sweden is beautifull. a must see are Icehotel and Stockholm
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by Paola, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
Engineering, Erasmus
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a little but of swedish maybe
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I loved it but I'm not sure everybody would.



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Personal recommendation:
if you come from spain, as i do, son't expect social and night life as we have at home! try to meet the cultuer there!



FINAL COMMENTS

try to communicate with swedish people, don't wait for them to start talking to you because maybe they won't, in the beginning. but afterwards you can make very verygood friends!
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by dufou, EMLYON Business School, Lyon, France
Business Studies, Erasmus
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Everybody loved it, you will too!



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Personal recommendation:
Very good university, teachers and other people almost always available for you. Very nice campus! Lots of things to do among students. I really recommend to come at this university.



FINAL COMMENTS

Linköping is very well located to travel everywhere in Sweden aand also Denmark, Finland, even Russia... If you are under 26, you have discounts in train and buses...but still it remains expensive! Linköping is nice but small...plan to travel with friends...Sweden is a so nice country!
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by berker, Çukurova University, Adana, Turkey
Engineering, Electronic, Erasmus
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Everybody loved it, you will too!



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Personal recommendation:
five stars



FINAL COMMENTS

absolutely it is needed to have this experience and all these happening to me were amazing. Travel all around , have activities on university and international friend and so on.
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by Sandeep, J.N.T.U, Hyderabad, India
Management Science, Independent
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fluent in local language
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Most people loved it.



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Personal recommendation:
not many speak english which is a little unfomfortable to foreigners



FINAL COMMENTS

overall experiences, it is very safe to travel anywhere , at any time, get your medication from your home country, it's not easy to buy medication unless u have a prescription from a qualified pratictioner
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by Carlos, Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Seville, Spain
Business Studies, Erasmus
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I had a lot of information because I knew a girl that studied here some years ago.
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



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Personal recommendation:
Enjoy every moment that you stay there, not just parties, but lectures, seminars, activities, people and so on.



FINAL COMMENTS

you can find a room in: www.studentbostader.se. Registration 4-5 months before going is recommended.
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by Melania, Univerza v Ljubljani, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Management Science, Erasmus
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I wish I had known the real level organization efficiency.
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Most people loved it.



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Personal recommendation:
Get your priorities straight. You have a lot of assignments to do for every course.



FINAL COMMENTS

To sum up, I would advise you to take advantage of the quality courses and definitely you should not miss out in seeing the North Pole.
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by del125607302, Vytauto Didziojo Universitetas, Kaunas, Lithuania
European Studies, Erasmus
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No, there was no big surprises
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Everybody loved it, you will too!



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Personal recommendation:
Student life is very interesting there and it compiles quite good with professional academic life



FINAL COMMENTS

If you want to feel valued by professors, to say out your opinion, if you want to meet new friends, you should choose this university, or be flattered if you are already going to it, because student life here has such aura, which enriches your life.
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by Liesbeth, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands
Business Studies, Erasmus
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that it would get dark that early!
In my opinion:
I loved it but I'm not sure everybody would.



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Personal recommendation:
Good academic level, well organized, lots of local parties. However, more integration with local students needs to be organized



FINAL COMMENTS

nice to travel up to the north, kiruna. Travel with friends and rent a car to go to other places, such as Norway and Denmark.
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by Andrew, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
Management Science, University Agreement
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If required, organise any visa's you MAY need if you plan to travel around Europe BEFORE you go.
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



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Personal recommendation:
As i've already mentioned Linköping University is a great place to study or party. I choose to party and met a heap of great people and had a marvellouse time. I think it is likely that you can have the same extraordinary experience!



FINAL COMMENTS

If you have any queries about Linköping University or even my home University; Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT, Melbourne, Australia), don't hesitate to contact me.
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by Jojoachim, Universität Witten-Herdecke, Witten, Germany
Medicine, Erasmus
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more practice in language
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



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Personal recommendation:
Have a look for RSÖ in Örebro! (Nice hospital)



FINAL COMMENTS

Thank you for a nice stay!
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by marho728, Technische Universität Graz, Graz, Austria
Engineering, Erasmus
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That you can borrow the books from the libary only for one week and that you have to wait for these, because there is only one exemplare available! That you need an ID everywhere
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



During my experience abroad, I ...
Became familiar with another culture
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Happened all the time.
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Partied a lot
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Advanced my studies/career
Personal recommendation:
very nice buildings and people



FINAL COMMENTS

The course codes change very often, which is extremely confusing. Don't trust the learning agreement, it can happen, that the courses don't exist anymore, when you arrive! Catch a bike as soon as possible! Sweden and the people there are very nice!!!
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by Ana Lucía, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Business Studies, Erasmus
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It's really difficult to get to know swedish people
In my opinion:
Most people loved it.



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Personal recommendation:
Have fun, they are very organizen in this point.



FINAL COMMENTS

To travel and meet people is the best of this period as Exchange student. I've visited Helsinki (in a crazy trip in a ship with many people); Norway, but I think is better to do it in spring or summer; Copenhague, two times really good both; Stockholm of course; and several places in Sweden.....BEAUTIFUL AND LOVELY.
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by Anneke, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands
Business Studies, Erasmus
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no, you will find out once you get there
In my opinion:
Most people loved it.



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Personal recommendation:
good en nice university



FINAL COMMENTS

go to the North of Sweden! train can be cheap if you use 'sista minuten' for youth on internet (www.sj.se)
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by robje214, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Engineering, Erasmus
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Would have liked to know more about residence permits.
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



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Became familiar with another culture
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Happened all the time.
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Happened a bit.
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Met people from other countries
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Personal recommendation:
It is small but nice town with enough nightlife to keep you entertained, and if not, it is very well situated geographically to travel to Copenhagen, Oslo, Stockholm, Goteborg and Helsinki.



FINAL COMMENTS

Try and sort out your residence premit before going to save time and hassle. Don't shop in the small supermarkets.
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by rlaorga, Universidad de Alcalá, Madrid, Spain
Engineering, Electronic, Erasmus
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About to find a job. Most of the offers you need the local language to work there.
In my opinion:
Most people loved it.



During my experience abroad, I ...
Became familiar with another culture
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Happened all the time.
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Happened a bit.
Didn't happen.
Traveled
Improved language skills
Met people from other countries
Became more independent
Partied a lot
Experienced a change in life
Advanced my studies/career
Personal recommendation:
It's a really good University. The lessons and the place are very good. You'll learn a lot there. The place is very safe, but... too cold!!!



FINAL COMMENTS

Try to have all the documents when you arrive,include the housing (if you can't it's not too difficult to rent a house). Carry clothes to suffer a hard weather. Buy a bike as soon as posible. It's better to travel in Spring or in summer.
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by js13, Universiteit Twente, Enschede, Netherlands
Physics, Erasmus
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I wish I had known...
More about the swedish lifestyle
In my opinion:
Most people loved it.



During my experience abroad, I ...
Became familiar with another culture
KEY:
Happened all the time.
Happened quite a lot.
Happened a bit.
Didn't happen.
Traveled
Improved language skills
Met people from other countries
Became more independent
Partied a lot
Experienced a change in life
Advanced my studies/career
Personal recommendation:
Start a department of art and performance art. Which should support students which want ta play dramma, music, and things like that. It will enlarge the things you can do in the evening.



FINAL COMMENTS

A car can be vary useful if you want to see something outside the city.
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by RalucaMutihac, Universitatea "Alexandru Ioan Cuza", Iasi, Romania
European Studies, Erasmus
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I wish I had known...
No.
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



During my experience abroad, I ...
Became familiar with another culture
KEY:
Happened all the time.
Happened quite a lot.
Happened a bit.
Didn't happen.
Traveled
Improved language skills
Met people from other countries
Became more independent
Partied a lot
Experienced a change in life
Advanced my studies/career
Personal recommendation:
I warmly recommend it to all the students that are interested in studying abroad!



FINAL COMMENTS

Take with you warm clothes!
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