VPN for students (Android mobile, tablet)

Published: 11 December 2018

To access some services and resources at Luleå University of Technology when you are not on Campus, you must use a VPN connection.


  1. Student user at LTU
  2. Created password for Eduroam



Because the different mobile phone manufacturers have different layouts in their menus, individual steps may differ between the wizard and the phone you are trying to configure.

Note that you should fill in your username without @ ltu.se BUT with your Eduroam password when creating the VPN connection.

  1. Open settings on your phone.
  2. In the search box at the top, type VPN, select the result you get.
  3. Touch Add VPN in the upper right corner.
  4. Fill in as follows:
    Name: LTU Student
    Type: L2TP / IPSec PSK
    Server Address : studvpn.ltu.se
    Predefined key for IPsec: See the link below the guide
    Username : Your username at LTU, without @ ltu.se
    Password: Your Eduroam password
  5. Press Save
  6. You should now have a choice called LTU Student , click on it and choose Connect
  7. It will be Connect ... it will change to Connected if it works properly