Top 39 universities in Sweden

  1. Uppsala University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1477
  2. Stockholm University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    33,147
    Founded
    1878
  3. KTH Royal Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1827
  4. Chalmers University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    10,300
    Founded
    1829
  5. Umea University logo
    Enrollment
    34,237
    Founded
    1965
  6. The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    4,547
    Founded
    1977
  7. Lulea University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    15,100
    Founded
    1997
  8. Malmo University logo
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1998
  9. Karlstad University logo
    Enrollment
    16,000
    Founded
    1999
  10. Orebro University logo
    Enrollment
    15,300
    Founded
    1977
  11. Dalarna University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Enrollment
    14,600
    Founded
    1977
  12. Stockholm School of Economics logo
    Acceptance Rate
    3%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1909
  13. Linnaeus University logo
    Enrollment
    15,575
    Male:Female
    40:60
    Founded
    1977
  14. Mid Sweden University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1977
  15. Halmstad University logo
    Enrollment
    10,600
    Founded
    1983
  16. Lund University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    40,000
    Founded
    1666
  17. Blekinge Institute of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    5,400
    Founded
    1989
  18. University of Skovde logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1977
  19. Malardalen University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    16,000
    Founded
    1977
  20. Gavle University College logo
    Enrollment
    16,000
    Founded
    1977
  21. Boras University College logo
    Enrollment
    13,000
    Founded
    1977
  22. University College West logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1990
  23. Kristianstad University College logo
    Enrollment
    14,829
    Founded
    1977
  24. The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    1,300
    Founded
    1813
  25. Royal College of Music, Stockholm logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1771
  26. World Maritime University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1983
  27. Enrollment
    1,700
    Founded
    1998
  28. Stockholm University of the Arts logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    424
    Founded
    1772
  29. The University of Gothenburg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    12%
    Enrollment
    49,150
    Founded
    1891
  30. Linkoping University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,000
    Founded
    1975
  31. Royal Institute of Art logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1735
  32. Karolinska Institute logo
    Enrollment
    6,000
    Founded
    1861
  33. Beckmans College of Design logo
    Acceptance Rate
    64%
    Founded
    1939
  34. Red Cross University College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    850
    Founded
    1867
  35. Sodertorn University College logo
    Enrollment
    12,316
    Founded
    1996
  36. Sophiahemmet University College logo
    Enrollment
    1,300
    Founded
    1884
  37. Jonkoping University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,039
    Founded
    1977
  38. Newman Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    67%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    2001

The best cities to study in Sweden based on the number of universities and their ranks are Uppsala, Stockholm, Goteborg, and Umea.

Average cost of living for students in Sweden is $709 + $99-710 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).