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Welcome to SLU!

Welcome to the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences - SLU. We hope that you will enjoy your new place of work. Here we have gathered information specifically for new employees at SLU. For more information, please browse our staff web. If you have any more questions, please turn to the person in charge of human resource matters at your department or division.

This is SLU

SLU has the knowledge and tools to bring about genuine change. We contribute to something greater and life-changing. Through education, research and environmental assessment we are creating the right conditions for a sustainable, thriving and better world. A short presentation about us.

SLU is you – a film that visualises our brand

This is SLU – our identity, our colours, our look and our language – in short our brand.

Certificate of employment

The certificate of employment which you received when you began working at SLU contains important information regarding your employment such as your salary and period of employment. Please ensure that the information listed in the certificate is correct.

Bank account

You need to register your bank account with the Swedbank account register. Click here to read more.

Tax card

In order for your income tax to be correct, you must submit a tax card to your Payroll Administrator.


Introduction days are arranged at the campuses every year. Information about when the introduction day will be held will be given to you by your Head of Department or your Department Administrator.

Web training for government employees

This training course, “Vårt uppdrag – min roll som statsanställd inom universitet och högskola” (Our mission – my role as a government employee at a university or college) aims to give employees at higher education institutions basic knowledge of what it means to be a government employee. The web-based course has been jointly produced by the universities of Gothenburg, Lund and Uppsala.

Security at SLU

Welcome to SLU Security introduction course. In the course the Security Unit go through our different security areas and what you should think about during your time at SLU.

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Employee associations

There are three employee associations at SLU, SACO, ST and SEKO.

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Published: 15 May 2024 - Page editor: PAVD-WEBB@slu.se

The Staff Web

The SLU staff web is the university’s intranet and contains useful tools and information for employees.

Read more about the staff web here.

You can also read more about the different SLU websites here.