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Study in Stockholm

As Sweden's largest institution of higher education, Stockholm University has a lot to offer. Why not become one of the more than 70,000 students that are currently studying here?

Stockholm archipelago. Photographer: Henrik Trygg

Sweden safest country in world, according to 2017 Social Progress Index

The index aims to move “beyond GDP” as a measure of a country’s success, and focuses instead on the “social and environmental elements of the performance of countries”. In the area of environmental quality, Sweden is global number two, second only to Switzerland.

Sweden tops lists for business, innovation, social progress and tolerance

Sweden tops lists for business, innovation, social progress and tolerance

This year, Sweden topped the Forbes Best Countries For Business list. Sweden also won praise in other quarters with recent rankings placing the country number two globally in the area of innovation, and third for tolerance, progress, sustainability, and innovation.

Students in Stockholm by Niklas Björling

Stockholm world’s 10th most desirable student city

The fifth edition of the QS Best Student Cities ranking lists Stockholm as the 10th most desirable city, and the 26th for most highly sought graduates in a top 100 ranking of world universities.


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.


5 reasons to study in Sweden

When you study in Sweden, you learn to think independently and creatively. You will enjoy a sustainable lifestyle, and experience a society marked by equality and diversity.

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Sweden ranks third in world English Proficiency Index

Sweden ranks third of 72 countries around the world in the latest English Proficiency Index, the world’s largest ranking of English skills as second language.

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Weather in Sweden

In Sweden we say there's no such thing as bad weather, only the wrong clothes. In Stockholm we enjoy four seasons and all sorts of weather!