Högskolan i Gävle

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world rank  2742

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University Overview

Established in 1977, Högskolan i Gävle (University of Gävle) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Gävle (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Gavleborg County. Officially recognized by the Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige (Ministry of Education and Research of Sweden), Högskolan i Gävle (HIG) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational Swedish higher education institution. Högskolan i Gävle (HIG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 43 years old Swedish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. HIG also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Name University of Gävle
Acronym HIG
Founded 1977
Motto For a sustainable human living environment

University Location

Address Kungsbäcksvägen 47
Gävle
801 76 Gavleborg County
Sweden
Tel +46 (26) 64 85 00
Fax +46 (26) 64 86 86

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Kungsbäcksvägen 47
Gävle 801 76


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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Högskolan i Gävle's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige


Year of first Accreditation

1977


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Swedish Higher Education Authority (SHEA)


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Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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