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The Faculty of Science at Stockholm University is the largest science faculty in Sweden and is among the top hundred science faculties in the world on the Shanghai ranking. The Faculty offers top-class education in a number of programmes and courses, at Master´s level more than 30 study programmes are  given in English. 

Landscape with small woodlands. Photo: Sara Cousins.

Tiny woodlands are more important than previously thought

They can store more carbon in the topsoil layer, are more suitable for hunting and host fewer ticks than large forests.

Photo: Jens Lasthein

More stringent regulations on chemical mixtures

Throughout life, humans are exposed to complex mixtures of chemicals of varying degrees of harmfulness. How does that affect us? Whose responsibility is this? Christina Rudén, professor of toxicology, was appointed by the government to investigate this matter.

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New Master's brochure 2020-2021