UNIVERSITIES!

Let us introduce you to all the universities and higher education institutions in Stockholm.

UNIVERSITIES!

Let us introduce you to all the universities and higher education institutions in Stockholm.

Stockholm University

Ranked among the world’s top 100 universities, Stockholm University is one of Europe's leading centres for higher education and research in human science and science.

Stockholm University

Education and research in natural sciences, humanities, social sciences and law.

• Founded: 1878
• Students: 44,100
• International students: 9%
• Sweden’s largest university

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KTH Royal Institute of Technology

KTH Royal Institute of Technology is one of Europe's top technical universities and collaborates closely with the industry and over 200 prominent technical universities worldwide.

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Education and research in natural sciences, engineering including architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.

• Founded: 1827
• Students: 16,300
• International students: 21%
• Sustainable solutions is a core value
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Karolinska Institutet

Karolinska Institutet, KI, is a medical university focusing on a better life and health for all. KI is ranked number 7 in the world within Life Sciences and Medicine.

Karolinska Institutet

Education in medicine, dentistry, nursing, psychology, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, biomedicine and global public health.

• Founded: 1810
• Students: 9,300
• International students: 9%
• KI is home to the Nobel Assembly in Physiology or Medicine
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Södertörn University

At Södertörn University diversity, active citizenship and multidisciplinary education is evident in all activities. Södertörn University is home to the Centre for Baltic and East European Studies.

Södertörn University

Education and research in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and technology, as well as teacher education with an intercultural profile.

• Founded: 1997
• Students: 9,400
• International students: 4%
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Stockholm School of Economics

As one of Europe’s top business schools, the Stockholm School of Economics aims to foster future decision makers who approach the world with curiosity and confidence.

Stockholm School of Economics

A business school with education and research in business administration, economics and finance.

• Founded: 1909
• Students: 1,900
• International students: 30%
• Number 25 in the Financial Times European Business School Ranking 2018
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KMH, Royal College of Music in Stockholm

KMH, Royal College of Music, educates musicians and music teachers at the highest international level. KMH is highly ranked in performing arts.

KMH, Royal College of Music in Stockholm

Education and research in classical music, folk music, music from other cultures, jazz, improvisation, composition, conducting, music and media production.

• Founded in 1771
• Students: 1,000
• International students: 30%
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Konstfack - University of Arts, Crafts and Design

Konstfack is the largest Swedish university of its kind and has educated artists and designers since 1844. Konstfack has some of Europe's best, most well-equipped workshops.

Konstfack - University of Arts, Crafts and Design

Education and research in the areas of art, design, fine craftsmanship. Offers art teacher education.

• Founded: 1844
• Students: 800
• International students: 11%
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Ersta Sköndal Bräcke University College

Ersta Sköndal Bräcke University College offers studies in the fields of social work and nursing, combining practice-centered research with ethical, historical and welfare rights-related studies.

Ersta Sköndal Bräcke University College

Education and research in social work, nursing and health care, psychotherapy, theology and church music.

• Founded: 1998
• Students: 1,500
• International students: 1%
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The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences

The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences, GIH, is the oldest sports college in the world, and Sweden’s only independent higher education institution in the field of sport and physical activity.

The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences

Education and research in physical education, sports coaching, sport management and preventive health.

• Founded: 1813
• Students: 1,100 students
• International students: 3%
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Swedish Defence University

The Swedish Defence University offers education for military and civilian students with the aim of contributing to national and international security.

Swedish Defence University

Education and research in war studies and political science with a specialization in crisis management and security.

• Founded: 2008
• Students: 800
• International students: 2%
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Swedish Red Cross University College

To prevent and alleviate human suffering and improve global health is the very essence of the Swedish Red Cross University College's education.

Swedish Red Cross University College

Education and research in health, social care and nursing science in a global context.

• Founded: 1867
• Students: 1,000
• International students: 3%
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Sophiahemmet University

Sophiahemmet University educates nurses, midwives and specialist nurses while offering the International Silvia Nursing Programme in Dementia Care.

Sophiahemmet University

Education and research in nursing and health care, specializing on obstetrics, emergency care, palliative care and dementia care.

• Founded: 1884 by Queen Sophia
• Students: 1,000
• International students: 2%
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Stockholm University of the Arts

In 2014 a merge took place between DOCH the School of Dance and Circus, the University College of Opera, and the Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts, establishing Stockholm University of the Arts.

Stockholm University of the Arts

Education and research in circus, dance, film, media, opera and performing arts.

• Founded: 2014
• Students: 700
• International students: 23%
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University College Stockholm

The University College Stockholm is home to Stockholm School of Human Rights and Stockholm School of Theology, and is owned by the Uniting Church in Sweden.

University College Stockholm

Education and research in theology and human rights.

• Founded: 1993
• 500 students
• International students: 2%
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Royal Institute Of Art

The Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm is a leading art institution of higher education with a long artistic tradition dating back to the beginning of the 18th century.

Royal Institute Of Art

Education and research in fine arts, architecture and restoration art.

• Founded: 1735
• Students: 300
• International students: 27%
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Beckmans College of Design

Beckmans College of Design is a leading design college and meeting point for creative and artistic progress with significant relevance to society and its development.

Beckmans College of Design

Education in product design, fashion, and visual communication.

• Founded: 1939
• Students: 100
• International students: 4%
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The Erica Foundation

The Erica Foundation offers education in various areas of psychotherapeutic treatment of children and adolescents.

The Erica Foundation

Education and research in psychotherapy with a focus on children and adolescents.

• Founded: 1934
• Students: 100
• International students: 0%
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University College of Music Education in Stockholm

University College of Music Education in Stockholm educates teachers in instrumental and vocal music as well as voice and speech pedagogues.

University College of Music Education in Stockholm

Education in logonomy and teacher training in the music education profession.

• Founded: 1960
• Students: 100
• International students: 4%
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