Education

Individuals: 34, 000 (registered, www.uka.se)
Total number of full-time equivalent students: 27,656 (63% women)
Annual performance equivalent SU: 21,274

Distribution

Human Science: 24,372

Faculty of Humanities: 8,042
Faculty of Law: 2,686
Faculty of Social Sciences: 13,643

Science: 3,283

(not including commissioned education and contract teaching)

Programmes with the most applicants

Swedish Law Programme
Social Work Programme
Psychologist Programme

Degrees awarded at the Bachelor's and Master's levels: 6,573
General qualifications at the Bachelor's level: 2,674
General qualification at the Master's level: 1,093
Professional qualifications: 2,340

International student exchange:
Incoming students: 1,495
Outgoing students: 777
Number of active exchange agreements: about 990 across 57 countries

Active doctoral students: 1,717 (50% women)

Degrees awarded:
Doctoral degrees: 232
Licentiate degrees: 72

Research     

Peer-reviewed publications: 3,257    

Largest providers of external funding:

1. Swedish Research Council (VR)
2. The Wallenberg Foundations (KAW, MMW, MAW)
3. Forte
4. The EU Framework Programme
5. Formas

Profile Areas

  • Astrophysics, Cosmology and Particle Physics
  • Atomic and Chemical Physics
  • Biological Membranes
  • Catalysis in Organic Chemistry
  • Children’s Rights & Conditions
  • Climate, Seas and Environment
  • Crime & Punishment
  • Cultural Heritage, Historical Artefacts & Processes
  • Economy & Environment
  • Gene-Environment Interactions
  • Language & Language Acquisition
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Mathematical Theory Development and Modelling
  • Normativity, Law & Ethics
  • Transnationalism & Migration
  • Welfare & Democracy

Staff

Mean number of employees: 5,440

Number of employees (FTE): 4,691

Professors: 464 (31% women)

Finance

Total revenue: SEK 4.93 billion

Government funding: 65%
Grants (external funding): 27%
Fees and other contributions: 8%

Distribution of revenue by area of operation:

Education at the Bachelor's and Master's levels: 39%
Research and education at the doctoral level: 61%

 

Facilities

Costs: SEK 707.4 million

Area: 303,534 sq. m.