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Get to know Göta studentkår.

History, community, joy, a great deal of commitment and an inexhaustible drive to ensure that you receive an education that you can feel proud of.

That and much more is what you will find in Göta studentkår!

Watch the movie and you will understand what we mean.

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Congratulations, you are a student! Watch the movie now.

Welcome to Sweden's second largest (and best) student union!

Welcome to Sweden's second largest (and best) student union!

As a student union, it is our mission to safeguard your interests and rights as a student at the University of Gothenburg. We quality assure, review and improve everything that has to do with your education.

In addition, we and our associations, committees and section committees find lots of other fun stuff to make your study time as good as possible.


Göta studentkår is simply YOUR shortcut to a richer study time.

Become a member!

Do as many as 4000 students at GU, become a member of Göta studentkår and show the university that you think the students' voice counts.

Engage yourself!
Engage yourself!

There are lots of fun things to find during your study time. Make contacts with working life, learn how board work works or participate in and review quality literature at your institution.

Eat a burger!

Every Monday for unreasonably reasonable prices at Olearys Järntorget. Read more about all our membership benefits here!


Contact us!

Have you encountered any problems? Or maybe you want to be there and make sure problems do not arise? Or do you just have a question about your membership? Contact us and we will help you right!

In focus

Göta studentkår on Instagram

Follow Göta studentkår on instagram @gotastudentkar so you don't miss any fun that is going on.

Don't forget to check out highlights, there are links to the sections' own instagram accounts and lots of other things that are worth checking out!

The associations are your way to a richer student life

Get to know all our wonderful associations! We have associations that deal with everything from sports to education surveillance. If you do not find anything that suits your taste, it is easy to start your own association.

akademiska kören

Akademiska kören

Akademinska kören (AK) was founded in 1919 at the student union of what was then known at Göteborgs Högskola, now university.

spexet logo


Filosofiska Lätta Knästående Spexargardet is Göta Studentkårs very own spex association.
gaso logo med g klav

Göteborgs Akademiska Symfoniorkester

Welcome to the Gothenburg Academic Symphony Orchestra.
gufem logga


GU-Fem is the Feminist Student Society of the University of Gothenburg. Our mission is a more equal and inclusive university for everyone. 

idrottsrådet gu


The sports council (Idrottsrådet) is an association that works to ensure that the members of Göta have access to physical activity in connection to their studies.


Patriciabaletten is the dance association at Göta studentkår. We perform at both corporate events and inaugurations aswell as student parties.

salsa söndag dans


The association Salsa&Söndag was founded in 1999 to provide both students and others the possibility to dance salsa and have a good time!
tongångarne logga


Tongångarne is a show orchestra.

1000 good reasons to get involved

See what phaddrar, party fixers, kick-off coordinators, student representatives and work environment representatives have to say about their time as active in Göta studentkår.