Here you will find information on what constitutes a disciplinary offence and how disciplinary matters are processed. In the right column you will find links to different report forms you should use when writing the report.
Provisions on actions against students who, for example, cheat on an exam, violate codes of conduct, or harass others can be found in chapter 10 of the Higher Education Ordinance. You can reach this by clicking here on this link Higher Education Ordinance (1993:100) (opens in the same window) on the website for the Swedish Council for Higher Education.
Procedures for dealing with disciplinary matters:
- When to report
- What to include in the report
- The investigation
- Penalties for disciplinary offences
- What happens with the assessment?
More on penalties for disciplinary offences and on the administrative procedures
Learn more about disciplinary matters and penalties for disciplinary offences:
- Procedures for dealing with disciplinary matters according to the Higher Education Ordinance – some matters in administrative law, by Hans-Heinrich Vogel (PDF, 48 kB, opens in a new window) (in Swedish)
- Disciplinary responsibility for students found cheating or disrupting, by Nils Jareborg (PDF, 70 kB, opens in a new window) (in Swedish)
Students involved in disciplinary cases may seek support and advice from the Student Health Counselling, the Student Ombudsman at Lund University Student Union as well as the Doctoral Student's Ombudsman at Lund's Doctoral Student Union. Contact details for each of these functions you will find by clicking on the links below. Each page will open in the same window.
- Student Health Centre,
- Student Ombudsman at Lund University Student Unions, as well as the
- Doctoral Students Ombudsperson at Lund's Doctoral Student Union
Should you file a report, feel free to inform the student in question about these opportunities for support. Contact information for the Student Health Service, the Doctoral Student Ombudsman and the Student Ombudsman can also be found under Contact to the right.
For any questions regarding disciplinary matters in general, or about your case specifically, please contact any of us colleagues at the Legal Division. See Contact for contact information for the Legal Division.
To make a report please click on the relevant link below to open up a report form:
Report on suspected cheating:
Report on suspected disruption or obstruction of teaching:
Report on suspected harassment:
Please note that you cannot download or save a report form to fill out at a later date and furthermore please note that some of the boxes are mandatory to fill out.
For questions about the process in disciplinary matters, contact:
sofia [dot] rosspher [at] legal [dot] lu [dot] se
+46 46 222 09 11
johanna [dot] alhem [at] legal [dot] lu [dot] se
+46 46 222 09 85
annelie [dot] isaksson [at] legal [dot] lu [dot] se
+46 46 222 09 11
For support and advice for students, contact:
Student Health Center
+46 46 222 43 77
The Student Ombudsman
studentombudet [at] lus [dot] lu [dot] se
+46 70 456 66 13
The Doctoral Student Ombudsperson
domb [at] ldk [dot] lu [dot] se