Linnaeus University Rankings

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In the World#1082 of 14178
In Europe#404 of 2794
In Sweden#13 of 39
In Vaxjo#1 of 1

Quick Review

Enrollment
15,575
Male:Female Ratio
40:60
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Website
lnu.se
Languages
Swedish;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,434
Citations
96,798

Linnaeus University majors

by publication count

Computer science
752
Medicine
681
Psychology
600
Biology
563
Sociology
503
Mathematics
377
Engineering
338
Chemistry
307
Business
291
Environmental science
250
Political science
246
Materials science
227
Physics
206
Economics
184
Geography
109
History
89
Geology
86
Art
59
Philosophy
19

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History587376
Political science8341,488
Sociology8433,002
Physics9759,423
Environmental science9994,267
Business10353,283
Economics10573,191
Engineering10844,814
Art116557
Medicine120715,104
Geography12291,290
Computer science12777,033
Psychology12926,785
Biology137315,256
Geology1489841
Mathematics15393,485
Philosophy190114
Chemistry22654,065
Materials science26631,270

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199201
199301
199401
199501
199621
199721
199840
199929
200024
200127
2002430
2003127
2004243
2005436
2006775
200712109
200823175
200941592
20102461319
20113382055
20123993419
20134245169
20145186879
20155338705
20166639352
201764210034
201876410664
201973012743
202069515153

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarSeptember - Mid-January; Mid-January - Beginning of June
Enrollment15,575
Full time employee921
Student:staff ratio17:1

Tuition

International studetnsFor international students who are not citizens of the EU, EEA or Switzerland, or exchange students. Amount: (SEK)
Local studetnsNone (SEK)

Linnaeus University has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+
Engineering | IT++
Maths | Natural Sciences++
YrkesexamenVocational Education
Högskoleexamen / Konstnärlig högskoleexamenComputer Science, Music, Sound Engineering (Acoustics)
Kandidatexamen (Degree of Bachelor) / Konstnärlig kandidatexamen (Degree of Bachelor in Fine Arts)Art Management, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedicine, Building Technologies, Business Administration, Communication Arts, Communication Studies, Computer Graphics, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Data Processing, Demography and Population, Design, Economics, Education of the Socially Disadvantaged, English, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Food Science, Forest Biology, Forest Management, Forestry, French, German, Government, Graphic Design, Health Sciences, Heritage Preservation, Human Resources, Information Management, Information Sciences, International Business, International Studies, Journalism, Leadership, Library Science, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics and Computer Science, Media Studies, Modern Languages, Music, Nursing, Nutrition, Optics, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacy, Physics, Political Sciences, Religious Studies, Retailing and Wholesaling, Social Sciences, Sociology, Spanish, Sports Management, Tourism, Visual Arts
Yrkesexamen (First cycle professional qualification)Agricultural Engineering, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Data Processing, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Forestry, Humanities and Social Science Education, Maintenance Technology, Marine Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nautical Science, Nursing, Optics, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Social Work, Software Engineering, Teacher Training, Wood Technology
Magisterexamen (Degree of Master) / Konstnärlig magisterexamen (Degree of Master in Fine Arts)Behavioural Sciences, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Economics, Engineering, English, French, German, Information Technology, International Studies, Leadership, Management, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Peace and Disarmament, Psychology, Sports, Teacher Training, Welfare and Protective Services
Masterexamen (Degree of Master) / Konstnärlig masterexamen (Degree of Master in Fine Arts)Arts and Humanities, Behavioural Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Design, Economics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, French, German, Health Sciences, History, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations, International Studies, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Media Studies, Natural Sciences, Peace and Disarmament, Pedagogy, Physics, Power Engineering, Production Engineering, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Software Engineering, Sports, Technology, Tourism, Transport Management
Yrkesexamen (Second cycle professional qualification)Business Administration, Foreign Languages Education, Mathematics Education, Midwifery, Native Language Education, Nursing, Primary Education, Psychology, Science Education, Secondary Education, Software Engineering, Special Education, Teacher Training, Translation and Interpretation
DoktorsexamenArchaeology, Biomedicine, Building Technologies, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science, Ecology, Economics, English, Forestry, History, Information Sciences, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Natural Sciences, Pedagogy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Religion, Social Work, Sociology, Statistics

General info

Alternative namesLNU
Linnéuniversitetet
Founded1977
WikipediaLinnaeus University
AccreditationSwedish Higher Education Authority (UKÄ)
Academic structureFaculty of Health, Social Work and Behavioral Sciences
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Faculty of Business, Economics and Design
Faculty of Science and Engineering
Board of Education Science
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

AddressUniversitetsplatsen 1, 352 52
Växjö, Kronoberg County, 351 95
Sweden
City population70,000
Phone+46 (772) 28 80 00
Fax+46 (480) 44 60 32

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