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Masterprogram

WELCOME AS A MASTER STUDENT AT THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGINEERING SCIENCES, UPPSALA UNIVERSITY!

Master Programme in Industrial Management and Innovation

and

Master Programme in Renewable Electricity Production

Dear student!

We would like to congratulate you on your admittance to your Master programme, and sincerely welcome you to an exciting 2-year programme.

Not a long time remains until the programme start, and we would like to take this opportunity to inform you about some important practical details in connection with the program start.

1. Welcome programme at Uppsala University

The international office at Uppsala University has a number of activities upon your arrival in Sweden: picking you up at the airport (Arlanda), accommodation arrangements, a welcoming reception, guided tours as well as an introduction to the University and the city. Please visit the website for further details http://www.uu.se/en/students/new-students/welcome-programme-uppsala/

2. Welcome Ceremony at the Department of Engineering Sciences and Programme Registration (mandatory), Thursday, the 24th of August 2017, 09.00-13:00, Ångström Laboratory (Lägerhyddsvägen 1) in Häggsalen (building 1, ground floor)

a) Welcome ceremony

The Master programme of Industrial Management and Innovation, along with the Master Programme of Renewable Electricity Production, formally belong to the Department of Engineering Sciences. Hence the students will be addressed by the Director of the Department as well as by the Director of Studies and Programmes' Directors. Practical information and initial instructions will be given by the Study Counsellor. 

b) Programme registration (enrollment)

To formally enroll as a student  you have to be present at the Programme Registration. In case you are not able to attend the registration you must report to the Study Counsellor (juan.santiago@angstrom.uu.se) in writing if you wish to retain your place in the programme. In order to be registered you will have to provide an identification document. Additionally, students who are conditionally admitted must provide an original diploma along with a transcript of records.

c) Refreshments

Sandwiches and soft drinks will be served at the end of the registration procedure. If you have any dietary requirements, please let us know by 15th August at the latest.

3. Programme specific activities, the 24th of August 2017, 13.00-15.00

The afternoon proceeds with programme specific activities. Information about location will be given soon.

4. Syllabus (IMPORTANT)

The programmes' syllabi are found at the following links:

The course syllabi are hyperlinked in the programme outline (found also in the programme syllabus). It is of utmost importance to inform the Study Counsellor (juan.santiago@angstrom.uu.se) if you already have taken any particular course from the first semester in the programme syllabus. In such a case we would explore possibilities for suggesting other courses which might be of interest to you. It is highly desirable that you inform us as soon as possible and not later than 15 August 2017.

5. Other useful links

  1. Programme schedule for Renewable Energy Production 
  2. Programme schedule for Industrial Management and Innovation

6. A list of things to do after having enrolled

After registration you would need to do a number of practical steps in order to get going. A useful To do list along with practical advice is found at Getting settled in Uppsala.

7. Good to know: Getting your Master’s degree

Note that in order to obtain your MSc degree at the end of the programme you need to produce your original BSc diploma.

We very much look forward to seeing you on August 24! If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

Sincerely,      

Department of Engineering Sciences​