Uppsala University - Uppsala universitet
English language section of Uppsala University
Type of Higher Education Institution: University
Uppsala University is one of the oldest educational institutions and dates back to the year 1477. It has been imparting training and promoting research in various subjects and has alliances with more than 400 universities from about 40 different countries around the world. The institution offers programs that can lead to a Bachelor's, Master's or a Doctorate degree.
The Uppsala University comprises of the Faculties of Theology, Law, Educational Sciences, Arts, Languages, Medicine, Social Sciences, Pharmacy, and Science and Technology. The institution offers about 18 Master's programs with English as the medium of instruction. Students are taught by expert instructors. The students are taught using various methods- both traditional and modern. The well balanced combination of theory classes and practicum help the students become competent and proficient. The institution is equipped with the latest facilities and a modern infrastructure. The laboratories have the latest equipments that are used in the field.
Uppsala University has an extensive Library with about 5 million books. It is also one of the oldest libraries in Sweden and has more than12,000 electronic journals. The institution established the UU Innovation unit to form alliances with several local businesses and industries. Students can attend the Language workshop to help them improve their skills. The students also have various opportunities to participate in extra-curricular activities.