Visit eGovlab in Kista Science City

We are situated in the NOD-house

Egovlab and The Department of Computer & System Sciences (DSV) are located in the NOD-house in Kista outside Stockholm.

DSV is the oldest Information Technology (IT) department in Sweden and began combining Systems Sciences in a Social Sciences perspective with Applied Computer Science and Communication Technologies as early as in the 1960s. It is now the largest department within Stockholm University. In 2019 DSV had 169 employees and 4,900 students.

A close relationship to Kista Science City – one of Europe’s leading ICT-clusters – gives DSV a well-established infrastructure. The academic activities at DSV range over a broad interdisciplinary field focusing on developing, and researching the use of IT to the needs of people, business, and society.


eGovlab, Borgarfjordsgatan 12, Kista


You can travel with the blue metro line (number 11) from Kungsträdgården or T-Centralen (direction Akalla) to Kista (estimated travel time from T-Centralen is 20 minutes).

Walk out through the north ticket hall, in train direction if you arrive from Stockholm City and turn right after the escalator.

Pass straight forward through Kista Galleria, pass over the footbridge, keep left, pass the Forum Building, pass over the footbridge, and turn right to the Nod Building.

Commuter Train

From the Central Station, you can take a commuter train (pendeltåg) for destination Märsta, and get off the train at Helenelund (estimated travel time is 15 minutes).

From Helenelund railway station you can walk or take the bus to Kista centrum.

It is also possible to take the commuter train from Arlanda airport and get off at Helenelund railway station.

By Car

By car from Stockholm: Take highway E4 towards Uppsala. Turn into Kista at the exit number 279.

By car from the western suburbs: Take E18 and take off at exit number 279, junction to Kista, to Rinkeby.

Follow Kymlingelänken to the first road junction to Kista Centrum. At the Kista roundabout take the first junction to Kistavägen. Take left to Isafjordsgatan, and take right to Borgarfjordsgatan.