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Preparations for nominated exchange students

Have you been allocated an exchange spot through KTH? Congratulations! Then it's time to start the preparations for your departure.

1. Study plan

The first thing you should do ahead of your studies abroad is to find the courses you want to study at the exchange university and then do your study plan.

Study plan

2. Apply to the exchange university

When your study plan is completed, it is time to apply to the exchange university you are nominated to.

Application to the exchange university

3. Funding

Studies abroad do not necessarily have to cost more. There are often scholarships available to cover extra costs for travelling.

Funding for exchange studies

4. Insurance and healthcare

All KTH students doing exchange studies, degree project or internship abroad through KTH are covered by the insurance Student UT.

Insurance and healthcare

5. Sustainable exchange studies

There is a lot you can do to make your exchange studies more sustainable. If you are going on exchange studies in Europa you can, for example, get travel reimbursement if you take the train to your exchange destination. 

Train travel reimbursement

6. Practical preparations before departure

Apart from potential visa application there are a few practical matters to get sorted before taking off.

Before departure

7. Coming back to KTH

When heading back to KTH it is important to accuire the right documents to get your courses recognized into your degree at KTH.

Coming back to KTH

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Last changed: Jun 22, 2021