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Uppsala University

More than 500 Years of Excellence

Carolus Linneaus, Carl von LinnéSince 1477, Uppsala University has been dedicated to advancing human knowledge. The University’s history is part of its strength, but the sights are set on the future. Today, Uppsala University is one of the highest ranked universities in Northern Europe.

Uppsala University is a comprehensive international research university committed to cutting-edge science, scholarship, and education. We provide top-class facilities to students, scholars, and scientists from all over the world. The leader among Nordic universities, Uppsala offers great opportunities for its students and faculty, with global research and educational programs.

Read more about Uppsala University’s history, the Uppsala heritage, its current research and about Nobel Prizes at Uppsala University.

Learn more about Uppsala University in Brief and Uppsala University: Mission and Core Values