FAQ - Education
Previous exams are usually public documents according to the Swedish Freedom of the Press Act. You can reach out to the examiner of your exam to access it.
According to Stockholm University’s local guidelines, exam results should be published on Ladok (minastudier) within 15 working days (approximately three weeks) after the examination date. Contact the course coordinator if you still have not received your result.
Grades are not subject to appeal. However, you may request a review of a grading decision, which means that you submit a review request that states reasons for why your request should be considered based on the course’s grading criteria and learning outcomes. Contact the course assistant for more information on how to request a grade review.
You can re-register for courses you have been previously registered in. Contact the course coordinator for the course you wish to register and to check the availability to join a seminar group. Contact details and the course schedule will be found on the course website.
If you have failed the regular examination and re-examination, you may re-register for the course. According to Stockholm University’s guidelines, your right to take an examination is limited to a maximum of five attempts. Contact the course coordinator to re-register, or the academic advisors if you have further questions or concerns.
Four weeks prior to the course start, the study guide, as well as a course schedule with dates and times for examination should be available on the universities webpage.
Government officials (including university teachers) should answer questions from individuals as soon as possible, according to the Swedish Administration Procedure Act. Let your teacher know you have tried to get in touch, if you still have not received a response, contact the Head of Education at firstname.lastname@example.org or the Education Committee at email@example.com so that we can help you get in contact with the teacher.
According to Stockholm University’s rules for education and examination, the syllabus should be published no later than one month prior to the last day of admission, unless valid reasons exist. Contact the course coordinator and ask for the syllabus and study guide. The syllabus should state information about course literature and other course material that the student needs to have access to at the start of the course.