Here are some examples of trade unions that take up cases on behalf of doctoral students.
On the web-sites of most unions you will find information, for instance,on salary figures, working conditions and special information for doctoral students


SACO includes many different unions for professions that require graduate qualifications.
Läs mer på Saco:s webbsida (new window) »

Here is some examples of SACO-unions:

The Universitetsläraren magazine is published by SULF.
To Universitetsläraren's website (new window) »


TCO (the Swedish Confederation for Professional Employees) and Fackförbundet ST (the Union of Civil Servants) have ST-ATF as an active division within HEI.

Read more at the website of TCO (new window) »

Read more at the website of ST - The Union of Civil Servants (new window) »

TCO also publishes a magazine called Studentliv (only in Swedish).
To the website of Studentliv. In Swedish. (new window) »


Lärarförbundet (the Swedish Teachers' Union) has information for all categories of teachers on its website. They also have information that may be of interest to doctoral students.
Read more at the website of the Swedish Teachers' union. In Swedish. (new window) »


SAC-Syndikalisterna also organises doctoral students.

Read more at the website of the SAC-Syndikalisterna (new window) »

Last updated: 2011-12-13
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