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Campus science

Why study at Sweden’s largest science faculty?

Scientists and mathematicians worldwide work with the future. You might wish to develop new and better drugs, improve protections for the environment or create healthier food products. The Science faculty offer programmes and courses on under graduate and post graduate levels.

Stockholm från Skinnarviksberget

Life as a student in Stockholm

Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and one of the most prominent academic centres in northern Europe. The city is made up of several islands and is surrounded by water. The water is so clean that you can actually swim in the middle of the city. In the summer the the sun never fully sets and people gather in open bars, restaurants and parks to enjoy the light and the temperate climate.

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Stockholm and the Nobel Prize

Five researchers from Stockholm University have received the Nobel Prize since its inception in 1901. Yet another researcher has received the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.

SU alum Rick Stratingh, University of Groningen staff Bert Wolfkamp and Derk Bosker, and SU staff me

The semester abroad gave him an appetite for Stockholm

On a recent study visit to the University of Groningen in the Netherlands, staff from Stockholm University (SU) took the opportunity to meet former SU exchange student Rick Stratingh.

Stockholm rated safest city

Stockholm rated second safest capital in Europe

According to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), linked to The Economist newspaper, Stockholm is the second safest capital in Europe 2017.