25 Best universities for Political Science in Sweden

Below is the list of best universities in Sweden ranked based on their research performance in Political Science. A graph of 177K citations received by 12.2K academic papers made by 25 universities in Sweden was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Gothenburg

For Political Science

#30 in Europe
#97 in the World
Enrollment
49,150
Founded
1891

2. Stockholm University

For Political Science

#37 in Europe
#108 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,147
Founded
1878

3. Uppsala University

For Political Science

#42 in Europe
#118 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1477

4. Lund University

For Political Science

#48 in Europe
#140 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1666

5. Umea University

For Political Science

#126 in Europe
#330 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
34,237
Founded
1965

6. Linkoping University

For Political Science

#172 in Europe
#443 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1975

7. Orebro University

For Political Science

#191 in Europe
#493 in the World
Acceptance Rate
28%
Enrollment
15,300
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1977

8. KTH Royal Institute of Technology

For Political Science

#209 in Europe
#550 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1827

9. Sodertorn University College

For Political Science

#227 in Europe
#604 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
12,316
Founded
1996

10. Mid Sweden University

For Political Science

#241 in Europe
#636 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1977

11. Karolinska Institute

For Political Science

#258 in Europe
#677 in the World
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1861

12. Malmo University

For Political Science

#277 in Europe
#718 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1998

13. Stockholm School of Economics

For Political Science

#286 in Europe
#739 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1909

14. Jonkoping University

For Political Science

#288 in Europe
#745 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
12,039
Founded
1977

15. Karlstad University

For Political Science

#310 in Europe
#803 in the World
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1999

16. Linnaeus University

For Political Science

#315 in Europe
#825 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
15,575
Male:Female
40:60
Founded
1977

17. Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

For Political Science

#330 in Europe
#878 in the World
Enrollment
4,547
Founded
1977

18. Lulea University of Technology

For Political Science

#334 in Europe
#886 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
17,195
Founded
1997

19. Chalmers University of Technology

For Political Science

#427 in Europe
#1151 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
10,300
Founded
1829

20. Malardalen University

For Political Science

#513 in Europe
#1515 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1977

21. Boras University College

For Political Science

#532 in Europe
#1599 in the World
Enrollment
13,000
Founded
1977

22. World Maritime University

For Political Science

#577 in Europe
#1802 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1983

23. Dalarna University

For Political Science

#607 in Europe
#1943 in the World
Enrollment
14,600
Founded
1977

24. Halmstad University

For Political Science

#631 in Europe
#2066 in the World
Enrollment
10,600
Founded
1983

25. University College West

For Political Science

#648 in Europe
#2122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
5,468
Founded
1990

The best cities to study Political Science in Sweden based on the number of universities and their ranks are Gothenburg, Stockholm, Uppsala, and Lund.