News for students
MOOCs: Uppsala University opens its doors to the world
26 August 2016
Uppsala University is now offering three web-based Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). The courses are free of charge and fully open to the public...
Augmented reality app presents Old Uppsala in a new way
24 August 2016
In Old Uppsala lie the remains of one of Scandinavia’s most fascinating royal estates from the Iron Age. Once there were numerous houses and other ...
Ranking: Uppsala University improves its position in the top 100 list
15 August 2016
Uppsala University maintains its position as one of the 100 best universities in the world in the latest ranking of global academic performance. In...
Measures to make Swedish universities more international – checklist presented to the government
18 July 2016
Uppsala University, SUHF and the Swedish Institute have produced a checklist of measures to further the internationalisation of Swedish universitie...
New exam hall for students with disabilities
21 June 2016
Uppsala University is to design an examination location for students who have disabilities. The premises will open in the spring semester 2017.
Take a walk with a study counsellor!
21 June 2016
Study and Career Counselling at Uppsala University are finding new paths. Join a professional counsellor on a "walk and talk", a stroll that focuse...
Innovative games win prizes at the Swedish Game Awards
20 June 2016
Game Design students from Uppsala University Campus Gotland won half of the prizes at the Swedish Game Awards on 11 June.
End-of-term celebration for Master’s students
2 June 2016
An end-of-term celebration for all Uppsala University’s Master’s students was held on 2 June with a ceremony in Rikssalen at Uppsala Castle, and a ...
Winners of 2016 Distinguished Teaching Awards selected
25 May 2016
This year’s winners of the Distinguished Teaching Awards teach subjects related to linguistics, economics, medical cell biology, and physics and as...
Uppsala student received Global Swede award
25 May 2016
The Global Swede award recognises international students in Sweden who have excelled in areas relating to innovation and entrepreneurship. Fabían M...
International Master’s programmes an attractive choice
1 April 2016
The first round of admission for the international Master’s programmes at Uppsala University is finished. 1 437 students have been admitted to the ...
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 ...