Uppsala University Rankings

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In the World#55 of 14178
In Europe#7 of 2794
In Sweden#1 of 39
In Uppsala#1 of 3
In Biology#71 of 6,548

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
32,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
uu.se
Languages
Swedish;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
104,945
Citations
4,600,128

Uppsala University majors

by publication count

Medicine
21,620
Biology
19,039
Chemistry
15,738
Physics
8,322
Materials science
7,701
Computer science
5,450
Psychology
4,361
Mathematics
4,207
Geology
2,754
Sociology
1,793
Political science
1,715
Environmental science
1,688
Engineering
1,624
Economics
1,433
Geography
906
Business
860
Philosophy
468
History
456
Art
307

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Chemistry58611,312
Biology771,213,200
Geology79107,022
Environmental science9888,844
Physics101415,166
Medicine103939,937
Economics12090,241
Political science12121,976
Geography12232,460
Computer science135192,422
Mathematics135125,522
Materials science142215,757
Philosophy1622,723
Psychology187198,574
Sociology20533,885
Business21835,966
History2561,448
Engineering28435,583
Art438448

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199099619529
1991106622169
1992114322828
1993114224197
1994126225277
1995132729154
1996147930512
1997159334046
1998156038706
1999167044080
2000180750755
2001196357121
2002200364792
2003210074202
2004217884341
2005233195632
20062546110678
20072655123048
20082877136534
20093660152295
20103362164690
20113571195014
20124069228751
20134452254987
20144867273160
20154970291669
20165263295386
20175327301821
20185172278145
20195542310248
20205490330536

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsBachelor admission: Secondary school certificate. Master's admission: Bachelor degree from an internationally recognized university and poficiency in English by means of an internationally recognised test, e.g. TOEFL, IELTS or the equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; January-June)
Enrollment32,500
Full time employee3,750
Student:staff ratio9:1

Tuition

International studetnsStudents from the UE, EES and Switzerland pay no tuition fees. Students from outside those regions pay c. SEK 100,000-145,000 per year (please visit website for up to date information) (SEK)

Uppsala University has on-campus housing.

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+++
Kandidatexamen (Degree of Bachelor) / Konstnärlig kandidatexamen (Degree of Bachelor in Fine Arts)Ancient Civilizations, Arabic, Archaeology, Art Management, Arts and Humanities, Astronomy and Space Science, Behavioural Sciences, Biology, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Computer Graphics, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Data Processing, Development Studies, Dietetics, Economics, English, Geography, Geophysics, Heritage Preservation, Hindi, History, International Studies, Leadership, Literature, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Media Studies, Meteorology, Modern Languages, Molecular Biology, Musicology, Natural Resources, Nursing, Peace and Disarmament, Persian, Physical Therapy, Physics, Political Sciences, Radiology, Religious Studies, Social and Community Services, Social Sciences, Sociology, Software Engineering, Surveying and Mapping, Theology, Turkish
Yrkesexamen (First cycle professional qualification)Architectural Restoration, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civics, Civil Engineering, Computer Education, Construction Engineering, Dietetics, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Foreign Languages Education, Humanities and Social Science Education, Hydraulic Engineering, Industrial and Production Economics, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Law, Materials Engineering, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Technology, Medicine, Native Language Education, Nuclear Engineering, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Power Engineering, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Religious Education, Science Education, Secondary Education, Social Work, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Teacher Training, Technology Education
Magisterexamen (Degree of Master) / Konstnärlig magisterexamen (Degree of Master in Fine Arts)Business Administration, Environmental Studies, Heritage Preservation, International Law, Management, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacy, Power Engineering, Textile Technology
Masterexamen (Degree of Master) / Konstnärlig masterexamen (Degree of Master in Fine Arts)Accountancy, Aesthetics, American Studies, Analytical Chemistry, Ancient Civilizations, Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Arabic, Archaeology, Archiving, Arts and Humanities, Asian Studies, Astronomy and Space Science, Behavioural Sciences, Bible, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Contemporary History, Cultural Studies, Data Processing, Dietetics, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational Sciences, English, English Studies, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Ethnology, European Studies, Finance, Finnish, Genetics, Geography, Geology, Geophysics, German, Germanic Studies, Hebrew, Heritage Preservation, Hindi, History, Human Rights, Hydraulic Engineering, Immunology, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Sciences, International Business, International Relations, Law, Library Science, Management, Marine Biology, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Media Studies, Medical Technology, Medicine, Microbiology, Modern History, Modern Languages, Molecular Biology, Museum Studies, Musicology, Nanotechnology, Natural Resources, Norwegian, Organic Chemistry, Peace and Disarmament, Pedagogy, Persian, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Chemistry, Physics, Political Sciences, Power Engineering, Psychology, Religion, Religious Studies, Romance Languages, Russian, Scandinavian Languages, Slavic Languages, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Software Engineering, Special Education, Statistics, Swedish, Technology, Toxicology, Turkish, Water Science
Yrkesexamen (Second cycle professional qualification)Anaesthesiology, Cardiology, Child Care and Development, Diabetology, Health Sciences, Midwifery, Modern Languages, Nursing, Oncology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychotherapy, Secondary Education, Special Education, Surgery, Teacher Training, Writing
LicentiatexamenArts and Humanities, Mathematics and Computer Science, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Pharmacy, Social Sciences, Technology
DoktorsexamenAncient Civilizations, Anthropology, Archaeology, Archiving, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Asian Studies, Astronomy and Space Science, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Classical Languages, Computer Engineering, Dentistry, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Economics, English, Ethnology, European Studies, Food Science, Gender Studies, Genetics, Geography (Human), History, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Media Studies, Medicine, Modern Languages, Molecular Biology, Museum Studies, Musicology, Natural Sciences, Nutrition, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacy, Philology, Philosophy, Physics, Religion, Social Sciences, Sociology, Statistics, Technology, Theology, Urban Studies

General info

Alternative namesUU
Uppsala Universitet
Founded1477
WikipediaUppsala University
AccreditationSwedish Higher Education Authority (UKÄ)
MottoGratiae veritas naturae
Truth through God's mercy and nature
Academic structureFaculty of Science
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Languages
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Theology
Faculty of Education
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
Coimbra Group
U4 Network
The Guild
Matariki

Location and Contacts

Addressvon Kraemers allé 1, Blåsenhus
Uppsala, Uppsala County, 752 36
Sweden
City population165,000
Phone+46 (18) 471 0000
Fax+46 (18) 471 20 00

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