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Uppsala University

  • 112 QS World University Rankings 2018
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About Uppsala University

Uppsala University is a research university in Uppsala, Sweden, and is the oldest university in Sweden and all of the Nordic countries. It ranks among the best universities in Northern Europe and in international rankings. Uppsala belongs to the Coimbra Group of European universities. It has about 24,000 full-time students and 2,400 doctoral students. It has a teaching staff of roughly 1,800 (part-time and full-time) out of a total of 6,500 employees.

Campus information

The buildings and locations where the university has activities or which are significantly connected to its history are listed below. Some of the historic buildings in central Uppsala have had to be retired, as their protected status has made it impossible to make modifications necessary to meet requirements to adjust to the needs for students with disabilities.

  • University Park and Cathedral area
    • Gustavianum
    • The Old Consistory building
    • The University Hall
    • The Ekerman House
    • The Dean's House (or Julinsköld Palace)
    • Skytteanum
    • The Oxenstierna House (Juridicum – Faculty of Law)
    • Regnellianum
    • Carolina Rediviva
  • West of Central Uppsala
    • English Park Campus – Centre for the Humanities (including the Centre for Language Studies)
    • Centre for Evolutionary Biology (EBC)
    • Uppsala University Botanical Garden
  • Other locations in wider Central Uppsala
    • Theatrum Oeconomicum and Gamla Torget ("The Old Forum")
    • The Observatory Park with the old observatory
    • Centre for Economic Sciences (Ekonomikum)
    • The Linnaeus Garden
    • Anders Celsius's former house and observatory
  • South of central Uppsala
    • Uppsala University Hospital
    • The Rudbeck Laboratory
    • Uppsala Biomedical Centre (BMC)
    • Geo Centre
    • Information Technology Centre (ITC) Pollax
    • The Ångström Laboratory
  • North of Central Uppsala
    • Teacher Training

Uppsala University is located in Uppsala, Swedem


Courses available 10

Applied, Pure Sciences 7 Computer Science, IT 2 Humanities & Social Sciences 1


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