Education

Individuals: 34, 000 (registered, www.uka.se)
Total number of full-time equivalent students: 26,985 (63% women)
Annual performance equivalent SU: 21,053

Distribution

Human Science: 23,825

Faculty of Humanities: 7,931
Faculty of Law: 2,610
Faculty of Social Sciences: 13,284

Science: 3,160

(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: 2,304
General qualification at the Master's level: 1,035
Professional qualifications: 2,213

International student exchange:
Incoming students: 1,571
Outgoing students: 796
Number of active exchange agreements: about 1100 across 56 countries

Active doctoral students: 1,642 (50% women)

Degrees awarded:
Doctoral degrees: 208
Licentiate degrees: 43

Research     

Peer-reviewed publications: 2,992

Largest providers of external funding:

1. Swedish Research Council (VR)
2. The EU Framework Programme Horizon 2020
3. The Wallenberg Foundations (KAW, MMW, MAW)
4. Formas
5. Riksbankens jubileumsfond

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: 5,511

Number of employees (FTE): 4,738

Professors: 468 (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: 40%
Research and education at the doctoral level: 60%

 

Facilities

Costs: SEK 725 million

Area: 299,734 sq. m.