If you are based in Sweden, get in touch with your ambassador to find out how you can meet other alumni and get involved with the Goldsmiths community near you.

Thinking of applying to Goldsmiths?

More than 185 Goldsmiths alumni currently reside in Sweden. If you live there now or are thinking of relocating, you might want to get advice from local alumni, or you may wish to expand your professional network with people who share your experience of having studied at Goldsmiths!

If you'd like to get involved with Goldsmiths activity in your area, get in touch with your Alumni Ambassador, listed below. If there isn’t one located near you, email alumni (@gold.ac.uk) to let us know how we can help.


Simon Parrish (BA Historical Studies, 1997) is Head of English at an international school in Stockholm. After graduating from Goldsmiths he moved into education, completing a TEFL course and teaching in India and China before returning to the UK to qualify as a secondary school teacher. While teaching history in London, Simon completed an MA in Contemporary History and Politics at Birkbeck and in 2010 moved to Sweden to set up a free school. He lives in Stockholm with his Swedish wife and young son, who he is currently looking after on paternity leave.

Email: s.parrish (@alumni.gold.ac.uk)