Welcome and orientation

We are always excited to meet new students at Chalmers University of Technology and we want to welcome you with fun, important and exciting activities where you get a chance to know the campus, meet new friends, explore the city, get a taste of the Swedish culture, and experience the diversity at Chalmers! Moreover, we try our best to make you feel at home during your studies at Chalmers.

The welcome and orientation week at Chalmers begins one week before your study period starts. The welcome and orientation week is arranged by Chalmers University of Technology in partnership with Chalmers International Reception Committee (CIRC).


During orientation, you will get to know our campuses, your future classmates and the city of Gothenburg. Your phadder group will arrange different fun actitivies and take you to all great places our campuses and city have to offer.

Arrival day

Arrival Day Chalmers University of Technology
On arrival day, the students/phadders from Chalmers International Reception Committee (CIRC) will be at Landvetter airport  and welcome you to Gothenburg. At the airport you will be given a map over the city and a free ticket for the Airport coaches. You will get the bus and tram ticket for free and it will allow you to travel to your accommodation. 

Page manager Published: Fri 01 Oct 2021.