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Person i overall står vänd med ryggen mot kameran, på avstånd ser man tävlingsdeltagare göra sig beredda.


Linköping and Norrköping offer an exciting and adventurous student life. Each month of the school year has many activities to choose from - there is always something going on! Some of the most traditional events are:

  • Dra't i spa't - Tug of war.
  • DömD - Open championship in Dart arranged by section for Computer Science and Engineering (D-section).
  • Elinpiaden - Toga party followed by competitions arranged by the section for studies in Economy (Elin).
  • Holger spex - Theatre at Linköping Health University with performances at the Forum Theatre in October-November each year.
  • iDay - Theme day where international students present their culture - clothing, dancing, food, music. ISA (International Students Association) is organiser.
  • I-Cabarén - Dinner with entertainment by the first year students at I.
  • Joakim von Anka Cup
  • Kalasmottagningen (KALAS) - Big welcoming event for all new students in the beginning of September, hosted by the University.
  • LeMans - Go cart competition arranged by the section for Mechanical Engineering (M-section).
  • LinCon - Gaming convention arranged by Dragon’s Den.
  • Linköpings Studentspex - Theatre performances at the Forum Theatre in February each year.
  • LiU Game Jam - Organized by the Student Association LiTHe Kod three times a year, two in spring and one in autumn.
  • München Hoben - LinTeks Octoberfest, but in August, for all new students at LiU.
  • Nationsbalen - Prom arranged by Smålands, Västgöta and Wermlands nations.
  • Pallen - Table hockey-tournament.
  • Pepparkaksbuset - Bake the best "pepparkaka" (gingerbread)
  • Rebusrallyt - Annual team competition for LiU students/alumni/employees. Solve rebuses and riddles driving around the back roads of Östergötland.
  • Snuttefilmen - Competition and party arranged by the section for Engineering Biology (Bi6).
  • SOF - Student orchestras from different universities within and outside of Sweden, gather in Linköping every other year.
  • Suntrip - Summer party in the winter. Arranged by sections at the Faculty of Arts and Science.
  • Utekravall - Party outdoors in May.
  • VSR - Valla Saucer Rennen, large pulka race in Valla, Linköping. Arranged by the section for Applied Physics and Electric Engineering (Y-section).


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Le MansPhoto Hanna Söderquist



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Last updated: 2020-05-04