Uppsala University alumni news
Successful alumni event in Moscow
1 October 2014
In connection with the Uppsala based choir Allmänna sången performing in Moscow, Uppsala University invited alumni and friends to the concert and a...
New support services for international faculty and staff
25 September 2014
As of September 2014, Uppsala University offers extended services to international employees and scholarship holders through the International Facu...
Japanese and Swedish researchers meet at the Sweden–Kyoto Symposium
5 September 2014
The 11–12 September, over 60 prominent researchers from the highly ranked Kyoto University will visit Sweden for two days to take part in the Swede...
Carl Linnaeus ranked most influential person of all time
13 June 2014
Researchers at the University of Toulouse have used Wikipedia and network theory to rank the world’s most influential people through history. At th...
Proven track record of success for Uppsala’s Global Swede recipient
12 June 2014
Despite having spent less than two years in Sweden, 25-year-old Jie Cao from China has already proven to be an extraordinary student with a talent ...
Uppsala hosts important meeting on antibiotic resistance
9 June 2014
The Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation and ReAct at Uppsala University are gathering some of the world’s leading experts from many sectors – industry, ag...
Successful Alumni Reception in Minneapolis on April 11
14 April 2014
Uppsala University is a truly global university and our alumni are a very natural part of our global presence. Back in 2010 the first initiative wa...
Open lecture: Conducting the world’s largest election
26 March 2014
Next month, more than 800 million people will cast their votes in India’s general election – the world’s largest election. To mark the occasion, th...
Ulrika Berg new scholarship holder in New York
11 February 2014
She has just finished her Bachelor’s degree. At the same time she has organised Kontaktdagarna at Ekonomikum in Uppsala – a career fair with over 7...
Friends of Uppsala University establish new scholarship
15 January 2014
The Friends of Uppsala University Foundation have decided to fund a scholarship for an international Master’s student from a non-EU country.
Nobel Peace Prize Laureates attend open conference in Uppsala
9 December 2013
The 11–13 December, Uppsala University and Wallonia Bruxelles International will host the Conference Henri Lafontaine to mark the 100th anniversary...
2013 Nobel Laureates visit Uppsala
4 December 2013
For many years it has been a tradition for the new Nobel Prize laureates to be invited to Uppsala University in connection with the Nobel celebrati...
Nordic Alumni reception in Shanghai
14 November 2013
The first ever reception for alumni from all Nordic universities was held during the Nordic Design Week in Shanghai at the beginning of November.
Successful alumni event in South Korea
11 November 2013
The 10 November Uppsala University organized an alumni event in Seoul, South Korea.
Petra Einarsson Alumna of the Year
5 November 2013
The 2013 Alumna of the Year Award at Uppsala University goes to Petra Einarsson, the CEO of Sandvik Materials Technology. She was selected to recei...
Happy 536th Birthday, Uppsala University!
7 October 2013
Today 7 October it is 536 years since the teaching started at Uppsala University. This will be celebrated under festive forms with music, lectures ...
U.S. Alumni Chapter presents Nobel Laureate Prof Martin Chalfie
1 October 2013
Uppsala University U.S. Alumni Chapter invites you to the Fall Speaker Event 21 October featuring Nobel Prize Winner, Professor Martin Lee Chalfie.
New world ranking: Uppsala University in 79th place
10 September 2013
Uppsala University strengthens its position as one of the 100 best universities in the world. In the latest ranking from QS World University Rankin...
Swedish royal couple visited Campus Gotland
9 September 2013
On Saturday 6 September the royal couple visited Gotland and were given a presentation of Campus Gotland by Vice-Chancellor Eva Åkesson.
The Uppsala University Scholarship
20 August 2013
Scholarship at the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in New York.