Oldest Universities in Sweden

Oldest Universities in Sweden


What are the oldest Universities in Sweden? uniRank answers this question by publishing a list of 39 Swedish Universities sorted by year of foundation and meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Swedish higher education-related organization
  • offering at least three-year bachelor's degrees or postgraduate master's or doctoral degrees
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, non-distance education format

uniRank aims to highlight which Swedish Universities have the longest history and tradition and whether this correlates to their uniRank University Ranking.

Oldest Universities in Sweden

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# University Town
2 Uppsala Universitet Uppsala ...
1 Lunds Universitet Lund ...
33 Kungliga Konsthögskolan Stockholm
32 Kungliga Musikhögskolan i Stockholm Stockholm
31 Stockholms konstnärliga högskola Stockholm
37 Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan Stockholm
4 Kungliga Tekniska högskolan Stockholm
8 Chalmers tekniska högskola Göteborg
30 Konstfack Stockholm
9 Karolinska Institutet Stockholm
38 Röda Korsets högskola Huddinge
6 Stockholms universitet Stockholm
35 Sophiahemmet Högskola Stockholm
5 Göteborgs universitet Göteborg
16 Handelshögskolan i Stockholm Stockholm
36 Beckmans Designhögskola Stockholm
7 Umeå universitet Umeå ...
3 Linköpings Universitet Linköping ...
20 Mittuniversitetet Sundsvall ...
12 Mälardalens universitet Västerås ...
14 Linnéuniversitetet Växjö ...
18 Jönköping University Jönköping
25 Högskolan i Skövde Skövde
19 Högskolan i Borås Borås
26 Högskolan i Gävle Gävle
29 Högskolan Kristianstad Kristianstad
23 Högskolan Dalarna Falun ...
15 Örebro Universitet Örebro
10 Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet Uppsala ...
22 Högskolan i Halmstad Halmstad ...
28 World Maritime University Malmö ...
21 Blekinge Tekniska Högskola Karlskrona
27 Högskolan Väst Trollhättan
24 Södertörns högskola Flemingsberg
11 Luleå tekniska Universitet Luleå ...
34 Marie Cederschiöld högskola Stockholm ...
13 Malmö Universitet Malmö
17 Karlstads universitet Karlstad ...
39 Newmaninstitutet Uppsala
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