News for students
Join Uppsala University's student delegation at COP24
06 september 2018
The 2018 UN Climate Change Conference will take place 3-14 December 2018 in Katowice, Poland. Uppsala University has status as observer organisatio...
Increased opportunities for international exchanges this year
21 augusti 2018
Uppsala University has been granted a significant increase in the number of Erasmus+ scholarships in the EU/Europe for the academic year 2018–2019....
Nominate for the title Alumnus of the Year
19 augusti 2018
Now it is time to nominate for the title Alumnus of the Year 2018. Take the opportunity to recognize someone who have inspired you or made a lastin...
Get inspired to act! Become a Sustainability Coach
19 juni 2018
We are looking for a university student with previous experience/knowledge around sustainable development in one or more areas. Social sciences, en...
This year’s Distinguished Teaching Award winners chosen
04 juni 2018
The 2018 Distinguished Teaching Award winners at Uppsala University teach subjects related to art history, informatics and media, pharmaceutical bi...
Master’s closing ceremony in University Main Building
04 juni 2018
On 21 May a closing ceremony took place in the University Main Building for students in Uppsala University’s international Master’s programmes.
Uppsala University most mentioned in social media
29 maj 2018
The media monitoring company Meltwater has conducted a media survey of Swedish universities’ presence in social media. According to the survey, Upp...
Two free Sirius games 2018
16 april 2018
Uppsala University and Sirius football club are collaborating for the 2018 season too. 150 free tickets will be made available to the University’s ...
Uppsala student designated 2018 “IT woman of the year”
09 april 2018
Emma Tysk, a student at Uppsala University, is this year's winner of Microsoft's “IT woman of the year” award.
Campus card as Library card
21 februari 2018
On 15 January, 2018 we switched our self check-outs. This means that the library cards previously used are no longer valid and, for students and em...
Record interest in exchange studies abroad
29 januari 2018
More Uppsala students than ever have applied for international exchanges within the framework of their studies. The University is pleased to see th...
Counselling support is offered after shooting
13 januari 2018
On Friday night, a shooting took place at a restaurant in Flogsta and a student was injured.
Free crash course: learn how to skate and play bandy!
11 december 2017
Uppsala University and Uppsala’s leading bandy club, Sirius Bandy, invite all international students at Uppsala University to come and take part in...
Fredrik Pettersson: Uppsala Student of the Year
28 november 2017
The Uppsala Student of the Year is a well-known figure in student life at the University. Fredrik Pettersson has been First Curator of the Västmanl...
Another three years for Eva Åkesson
14 november 2017
On 9 November, the Government decided to extend Eva Åkesson’s appointment as Vice-Chancellor for a further three years, until 31 December 2020.
Web login with new design
14 november 2017
On 28 November the Joint Web Login changes design. The new design will be similar to the web mail login.
Alumni across the world celebrate Uppsala University Global Alumni Day
02 november 2017
On 7 November, Uppsala University will hold its first ever Global Alumni Day – a day for Uppsala University alumni across the world to organise alu...
Student offer: Free tickets to Sirius Bandy’s home game
31 oktober 2017
Uppsala University and Sirius Bandy are now offering 100 free tickets to Uppsala University students to each and every one of Sirius’s home games t...
Beginners’ course in orienteering continues
01 september 2017
On Thursday 7 September, the beginner’s course in orienteering continues. The course is free and open to all Uppsala University students and employ...
Beginners’ course in orienteering for Uppsala University students
22 augusti 2017
The orienteering crash course continues! On Wednesday 30 August at 17:00, the second of five sessions will be held at OK Linné’s club house in Norby.