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Studying at Stockholm University makes a difference

Stockholm University is one of the 100 highest ranked universities in the world and Sweden’s largest institution for higher education with top quality education and outstanding research in a wide variety of fields. 70 000 students are currently studying here and we offer 75 master’s programmes taught in English within science, the humanities, law and social sciences.

Three international students in central Stockholm Photo: Eva Dalin

Apply in first admission round for spring 2017

The first admission round for courses and programmes starting in the spring semester 2017 is open. The last date to apply is 15 August.

Petra Mede – proud alumna interested in languages

Petra Mede – proud alumna interested in languages

Petra Mede is a comedian, TV presenter, screenwriter and author – and a proud holder of a bachelor’s degree in French from Stockholm University, which proved useful in May when she co-hosted the finals of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest.


Stockholm ranked best student city in the Nordic countries

Stockholm is the Nordic region's best student city, and the 24th in the world according to a new ranking from QS World University Rankings.

Stockholm University in snow

Stockholm University in world ranking tables

Stockholm University is one of the 100 highest-ranked universities in the world, and one of the top 50 universities in Europe, according to several well-established university ranking tables.

Prego restaurant in Studenthuset. Photo: John Sjöstrand

Restaurants open in the summer

During the Swedish summer, many restaurants at campus are closed. These are the restaurants that we know are open at or nearby the campus area.

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