Study and Career Guidance

If you have questions regarding your education and career possibilities, you are always welcome to contact the study and career counsellors at Halmstad University.

Ask questions or book an appointment

For brief inquiries, you can contact us through email ( or call during our phone hours on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 10.00 to 12.00. You can reach us through the University switchboard: +46 35 16 71 00.

If you wish to schedule a guidance session, you can book it through the online booking system Onlinebooq. You can choose whether you prefer the session in person at Halmstad University, via telephone, or Zoom.

Book an appointment online (Onlinebooq) External link.

We are located in the B building, floor 2, above Service Center.

Directions to the guidance counsellors External link.

Guidance session

You can contact the study and career counsellors if you have questions about:

  • Programmes and courses at Halmstad University
  • Educational choices
  • How to apply
  • Overview of your study situation
  • Alternatives during your education
  • Creating goals for future working life
  • Degree questions
  • Career choices

Choose counsellor based on education

If you have any questions regarding a certain course or programme, please contact the counsellor responsible for this specific education. When scheduling your appointment, you can see which education each counsellor is responsible for.

Study and career counsellors

Victoria Bengtsson

  • Courses in engineering, environmental science and informatics
  • Master's Programme (120 credits) in Digital Service Innovation
  • Master's Programme (120 credits) in Embedded and Intelligent Systems
  • Master's Programme (120 credits) in Industrial Management and Innovation
  • Master's Programme (120 credits) in Information Technology
  • Master's Programme (60 credits) in Electronics Design
  • Master's Programme (60 credits) in Network Forensics
  • Network Design and Computer Management

Pia Fager

  • Courses in business and media
  • Master's Programme (120 credits) in Energy Smart Innovation in the Built Environment
  • Master's Programme (120 credits) in Strategic Entrepreneurship for International Growth
  • Master's Programme (60 credits) in Mechanical Engineering

Melis Alkan

  • Courses in welfare
  • Master's Programme (120 credits) in Digital Learning
  • Master's Programme (60 credits) in Applied Environmental Science - Ecosystem Services and Nature Resource Management
  • Master's Programme (60 credits) in Exercise Biomedicine - Health and Performance
  • Master's Programme (60 credits) in Nordic Welfare


Lena Johansson

Questions regarding validation of prior education for entry requirements and credit transfer.

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Preparation prior to guidance session

In order to get the most out of your guidance session, please prepare by:

  • reflecting on your strengths in relation to your choice of education
  • investigating your future labour market
  • thinking about what study techniques you are using.

Self-reflection is important

Our task as counsellors is to be neutral and ask questions which makes you reflect around your choices. We want to help you to gain a greater insight into what competencies, interests and driving forces you have in relation to your choice of studies, profession and career. With this information at hand you will be in a good position to make the right choices for your future.