Welcome to Akavia
We are the union for academics and support you as a member throughout your working life – regardless of sector, industry or role.
Join us and get a lifelong career partner that supports you with expert advice on your profession and membership benefits tailor-made for academic graduates.
Explore the academic union providing expert advice, career support, and exclusive benefits. Join us for a secure and successful academic journey.
Included in Your Membership
As a professionally active member of the trade union Akavia and the unemployment fund Akademikernas a-kassa, you have our income insurance protection included automatically in your membership.
As a member of Akavia, you have access to advice and guidance concerning your career and employment terms and conditions from our negotiators/advisors who are specialists in Swedish labour law.
New in Sweden
Learn about the foundation of the Swedish job market where collective agreements between trade unions and employers’ associations regulates most terms and conditions, such as working hours, parental leave and wages.
Explore what collective agreements entail in Sweden and what effects it has on the job market – both for employees and employers.
Your Partner Regardless of Career Path
At Akavia, your education is our focus. We support you throughout your entire working life – regardless of sector, industry or role. Become a member and excel in your career path.