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The students of Linköping University (LiU) come from all over the world and you, our alumni, can be found on every continent. You are making dream works in Hollywood, building higher education in Rwanda, doing business in London, introducing biogas in Chennai and developing software in Shanghai, just to name a few. You are all bringing new knowledge and expertise to society. Fostering wealth and sustainable development is the core mission of LiU. Our alumni are at the center of this.

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Future events

15 October: Alumni get-together event in Istanbul

Reconnect with old contacts, make new ones and meet representatives from LiU.
Time: 7 pm

22 October: Alumni get-together event in Beijing

Reconnect with old contacts, make new ones and meet representatives from LiU. The Embassy of Sweden together with the Swedish Institute are hosting this alumni event for all Swedish alumni. The theme is “Move with Sweden! – join the fall alumni fun workout followed by a healthy reception at the Residence”.
Time: 6.30 pm

30 October: Alumni get-together event in Shanghai

Reconnect with old contacts, make new ones and meet representatives from LiU. The Swedish Institute and Consulate General of Sweden are hosting an joint Nordic event in connection with the inauguration of Nordic Design & Innovation Week in Shanghai.
Time: 7 pm

2 November: Amazing space: alumni gala dinner in Singapore

Linköping University in collaboration with five other top Swedish universities invite you to an exclusive dinner where we network and explore the universe.

Time: Monday 2 November 18.30

Location: Concorde Hotel, Singapore

Key note speaker of the evening is Christer Fuglesang – Sweden’s first and only astronaut – who will give an inspirational talk about his experiences in space. Read more and secure your spot.


For information about these and other upcoming international alumni events, please contact Margareta Alfredson.


Alumni event in Seoul
Our latest international alumni event in Seoul, 22 April 2015.

More photos from international alumni events


"Linköping university gave me the tools"

One of our international alumni, Mr Jesus Mascareno, shares his experience.


Read the International Alumni Blog





’Tis the season to be travelling (Maria Karlberg, 2015-09-14)

This autumn, LiU will be present at international education fairs in China, Brazil, Turkey, India and the UK. Hoping, as always, to get the best people interested in studying at our university. We will have good help from several wonderful alumni, who will join us at the fairs to answer questions [...]

Welcome all new international alumni! (Maria Karlberg, 2015-06-12)

Yesterday, we said goodbye to the international master’s graduates at Linköping University’s annual Farewell Ceremony. And, more importantly, welcomed all our new alumni! It was a fine summer’s day and many graduates had families joining them from around the globe. During the ceremony, the graduates [...]

10 Ways to Succeed as a Young Professional (Maria Karlberg, 2015-05-19)

Guest blogger: Juliette Ramberg de Ruyter, Sweden, LiU alumna with a Master of Arts in Education I graduated from Linköping University fall 2014 with a Master of Arts in Education and decided to try my academic wings internationally. Two weeks later I found myself working for the biggest NGO in the [...]

LiU celebrates 40th anniversary! (Maria Karlberg, 2015-05-13)

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Linköping getting its university. It was on 28 May, 1975 that the university was inaugurated, as the sixth in Sweden. Celebrations start in May and will continue throughout the year. Events like the Student Orchestra Festival (SOF), the Commencement Ceremony [...]

The Alumni Network

Farewell Ceremony

FarewellFestive annual ceremony for students graduating from international master's programmes

Read more about Farewell Cermony


LiU News


Överläkare och LiU-professorn Tomas Lindahl.

LiU wins No-bel Prize

It was the day that LiU nearly won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. For some time, worldwide media believed the prize had been awarded to Professor Tomas Lindahl from the Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine at Linköping University.

Jumping killer whale

The predator survives – but the ecosystem crashes

What do killer whales, polar bears and humans have in common? They are adaptable predators with the ability to select new prey when their favourite food is in low supply. But this change can disrupt entire ecosystems.

Campus Valla

LiU climbs world uni ranking

Linköping University continues its climb in the Times Higher Education ranking. LiU now ranks amongst the 300 best universities in the world.

Helen Dannetun recieves award

LiU's Vice-Chancellor named Visionary of the Year

LiU’s Vice-Chancellor Helen Dannetun was recently named Visionary of the Year, for the university’s strong focus on development and its ability to think innovatively.

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Last updated: 2015-10-08