Uppsala University – Uppsala

Uppsala Universitet

Uppsala University

In Uppsala you walk in the gardens of Linnaeus, follow in the footsteps of Nobel laureates, and at the same time meet today’s – and tomorrow’s – smartest teachers and researchers.
World-class research and first-rate education of global use to society, business, and culture.

Uppsala University is the oldest university in the Nordic countries, with a living cultural environment and fantastic student life. There are 40,000 students here, and they are seen, heard, and noticed everywhere. World-class research and high quality education pursued here benefit society and business on a global level. The University is characterized by diversity and breadth, with international frontline research at nine faculties and limitless educational offerings at undergraduate and master levels.

• One of northern Europe’s most highly ranked universities
• Diversity and breadth – research and education in nine faculties
• Broad educational offerings at undergraduate and one- and two-year master’s levels
• International master’s programs
• Student exchange and research collaboration with universities throughout the world
• Excellence – international cutting-edge research
• Commitment to strong research environments
• Key collaborative partner for business and society
• Active, systematic quality improvements
• Superbly equipped, purpose-designed, modern, interdisciplinary campus settings
• Oldest university in the Nordic countries with living cultural settings
• Fantastic student life
• Academic traditions and festivities
• Unique cultural offerings
• Carl Linnaeus, Anders Celsius, and Olof Rudbeck are some of the famous historical Uppsala profiles

Research
• International cutting-edge research in all fields
• Selected profile areas
• Specialization and multidisciplinary collaboration
• Pure research and innovations
• National and international research collaboration

Education
• Broad course offerings from undergraduate to doctoral level in nine faculties
• Lifelong learning through continuing and mid-career education
• Dedicated investments in high quality and stimulating study environment
• Educational development work
• Student participation

Cooperation
• Enabling the interplay between the academy, business and society
• Offering courses for mid-career education
• Facilitating contacts between students and business
• Forging contacts with alumni



Uppsala Universitet