News for students
Introducing Campus Cards
15 March 2016
Uppsala University is introducing a campus card for students, employees and others at the university - a mandatory access card for all the Universi...
Join the UU Delegation in developing a new Global Citizenship Program
11 March 2016
Faculty and students from seven international universities will come together at a workshop in Uppsala during 18-21st April, marking the first meet...
New evaluation to strengthen research quality and renewal
29 February 2016
Uppsala University is launching its third university-wide research evaluation, Quality and Renewal 2017 (Kvalitet och förnyelse, ‘KoF17’). This tim...
Uppsala University a winner through the ages
16 February 2016
Uppsala University comes in at number eleven in a top 25 ranking of universities over 400 years old. The list was compiled by the Times Higher Educ...
5 February 2016
Now is the time to apply for scholarships for the spring term 2016. More than 20 million will be awarded to students, graduate students and researc...
Students to compete in campus development
3 February 2016
An accessible, inclusive and sustainable campus – that is the theme of an idea contest held on 11 February for students. Unleash your creativity an...
Career Tuesdays 2016
3 February 2016
The spring semester program for you as a student or graduate is now available.
University Main Building to close for renovations
26 January 2016
The University Main Building will close for interior renovations on 1 February 2016.
Winter Conferment Ceremony to be held soon
21 January 2016
76 PhDs and 18 honorary doctorates will be conferred and several awards and medals will be bestowed at the formal Winter Conferment Ceremony on 29 ...
Focus on sustainable development
20 January 2016
Uppsala University has made a decision on how to proceed with its work on sustainable development. The strategic programme for this area which was ...
Uppsala Model United Nations – academic simulation of the UN and the EU
7 January 2016
Challenge yourself and take on the role as a member state's representative to experience first-hand multilateral negotiations. We invite you to app...
18 December 2015
All our best wishes for a joyous holiday and a happy 2016!
Nobel Laureates to visit Uppsala
3 December 2015
Four of this year’s Nobel Prize winners will visit Uppsala on 13 December. Public lectures, a panel discussion and the inauguration of a new exhibi...
Follow COP21 and the student delegation live at the Earth Sciences Library
27 November 2015
The Earth Sciences library will transform a part of the library into a COP21 (United Nations Climate Change Conference) information hub during the ...
Student volunteer fair to be held in early December
24 November 2015
On Wednesday 2 December, a volunteer fair will be held where students can meet with non-profit organisations in Uppsala who are seeking student vol...
Student support in the wake of Paris terror attacks
16 November 2015
If you as a student need someone to talk to due to the terrorist attacks in Paris on 13 November, you are welcome to contact the Student Health Cen...
Research bill input: How to strengthen the global position of Swedish universities
13 November 2015
Increase the universities’ capability in regards to strategic choices, economy and quality assurance. Provide the basic conditions for equal and tr...
Uppsala University advancing in latest world ranking
2 October 2015
Three Swedish universities make the top 100 in the latest ranking of the world’s best universities by Times Higher Education, the World University ...
Niklas Zennström named Alumnus of the Year 2015
14 September 2015
The title of Alumnus of the Year 2015 at Uppsala University is being awarded to IT entrepreneur Niklas Zennström, current CEO of the investment fir...
Uppsala University solidly among top 100 universities
18 August 2015
Uppsala University maintains its position as one of the 100 best universities in the world in the latest ranking of global academic performance. In...