Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan

KTH in Stockholm is the largest, oldest and most international technical university in Sweden. No less than one-third of Sweden’s technical research and engineering education capacity at university level is provided by KTH. Education and research spans from natural sciences to all the branches of engineering and includes architecture, industrial management and urban planning. The educational programmes lead to Bachelor, Master or PhD degrees in engineering, science, or architecture. There are a total of almost 14,000 undergraduate students and more than 1,700 active postgraduate students. KTH has just over 4,600 employees.

Several national research centres are hosted by KTH. KTH is also a major partner in two out of three European Knowledge and Innovation Communities formed by the prestigious EU organization EIT (European Institute of Innovation and Technology); InnoEnergy within the field sustainable energy and EIT ICT Labs within information and communication research. Five strategic multidisciplinary research platforms have been formed to further enhance KTH’s attraction as a major strategic research partner.

KTH is an international university with many international researchers and students, especially at Master’s level. Extensive international research and educational exchange programmes allow for exchange with universities and colleges in Europe, the U.S. and Australia, but also increasingly in Asia. KTH is a partner in several international university networks such as CLUSTER and T.I.M.E.

KTH was founded in 1827 and the main campus is located in attractive, and now listed, buildings in central Stockholm since 1917. In addition, KTH and Stockholm University jointly offer study programmes and carry out research in biotechnology and physics at nearby AlbaNova University Center. The School of Information and Communication Technology is located on the Kista campus, in the northern part of Stockholm, and there are additional campuses located in Haninge, Flemingsberg and Södertälje in the southern metropolitan area.


Uppsala Universitet

Uppsala University is the oldest university in the Nordic countries, with a living cultural environment and fantastic student life. There are 40,000 students here, and they are seen, heard, and noticed everywhere. World-class research and high quality education pursued here benefit society and business on a global level. The University is characterized by diversity and breadth, with international frontline research at nine faculties and limitless educational offerings at undergraduate and master levels.

  • One of northern Europe’s most highly ranked universities
  • Diversity and breadth – research and education in nine faculties
  • Broad educational offerings at undergraduate and one- and two-year master’s levels
  • International master’s programs
  • Student exchange and research collaboration with universities throughout the world
  • Excellence – international cutting-edge research
  • Commitment to strong research environments
  • Key collaborative partner for business
    and society
  • Active, systematic quality improvements
  • Superbly equipped, purpose-designed, modern, interdisciplinary campus settings
  • Oldest university in the Nordic countries with living cultural settings
  • Fantastic student life
  • Academic traditions and festivities
  • Unique cultural offerings
  • Carl Linnaeus, Anders Celsius, and Olof Rudbeck are some of the famous historical Uppsala profiles


  • International cutting-edge research in all fields
  • Selected profile areas
  • Specialization and multidisciplinary collaboration
  • Pure research and innovations
  • National and international research collaboration


  • Broad course offerings from undergraduate to doctoral level in nine faculties
  • Lifelong learning through continuing
    and mid-career education
  • Dedicated investments in high quality and stimulating study environment
  • Educational development work
  • Student participation


  • Enabling the interplay between
    the academy, business and society
  • Offering courses for mid-career
  • Facilitating contacts between
    students and business
  • Forging contacts with alumni




Stockholm School of Economics

The Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) is the preeminent business school in Northern Europe. For a century, SSE has educated talented women and men for leading positions within the business community and the public sector. SSE offers bachelor’s and master’s degree programs along with highly regarded MBA and executive education programs. SSE has earned a reputation for excellence, both here in Sweden and around the world. The School is accredited by EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System) certifying that its main activities – teaching and research – are of the highest international standard. SSE is also the Swedish member institution of CEMS (The Global Alliance in Management Education) and PIM (Partnership in Management). SSE offers top quality programs in Sweden, Russia and Latvia.




Lund University

Lund University has a long and vibrant history covering almost 350 years of teaching. It has evolved from just a few hundred students and professors being paid with meat and grain into its present form, with around 47 000 students and a position of excellence in international teaching and research.

Lund University is highly ranked in many international comparisons of higher education and has been consistently placed in the world’s top 100 universities in recent years (placed among the top 0.4% of the world’s universities).

The University is organised into eight faculties; Faculty of Engineering, Science, Law, Social Science, Medicine, Humanity and Theology, Economics and Management, Fine & Performing Arts and School of Aviation.




Kristianstad University

Kristianstad University, in southern Sweden, was founded in 1977, but in this region we can trace our roots way back for teacher’s training (1835), nurses (1893) and engineers (1912).

  • Kristianstad University was founded in 1977
  • More than 14,000 students
  • Approximately 500 employees
  • 7 programmes and 100 courses for international students
  • A total of 40 programmes and 630 courses
  • Divided into two campuses: Campus Kristianstad  and  Campus Hässleholm.





Chalmers University of Technology


Chalmers was founded in 1829. The university is named after the major benefactor, William Chalmers, one of the directors of the successful Swedish East India Company in Göteborg. Chalmers has two campuses, 17 departments, 200 research groups and 10 000 students. Chalmers offers bachelor programs, master programs, docotral programs and professional education. The university has approximately 3,000 Master’s students, almost half of them come from countries other than Sweden.





Halmstad University


Halmstad University was established in 1983. Halmstad University is a public higher education institution offering bachelor and masters programs in various fields of study. In addition, it offers Ph.D. programs in two fields of research, namely, Information Technology and Innovation Science.It has wi  over 9 000 students, including 300 exchange students and 100 international programme students. The study programs and courses cover over 50 Bachelor’s and Master’s programs and more than 500 single subject courses. These include twelve international master’s programmes. The university conducts doctoral programs in Information Technology and Innovation Science.