The University of Gothenburg: Ranking & Review

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Göteborg Rank Sweden Rank World Rank
2 7 221
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment32,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students

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-+++

General info

Alternative namesGU
Göteborgs universitet
MottoTradita innovare innovata tradere
A Tradition of Invention, an Inventor of Tradition
AccreditationMinistry of Education and Research (Sweden)
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
Colorsblue, black, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff2,750
Student/staff ratio12
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 100
Göteborg, Vastra Gotaland County, 405 30
Urbanization levelUrban
City population500,000 - 1,000,000
Phone+46 (31) 786 1000
Fax+46 (31) 786 1064

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