News from Campus Gotland and Uppsala University
Conference: Southern Africa and Nordic countries explore alternatives to New Public Management
08 september 2016
On 7–9 September, university leaders and researchers from southern Africa and the Nordic countries will meet to discuss governance models beyond Ne...
Uppsala University climbs back to top 100 in QS World University Rankings
06 september 2016
QS World University Rankings has published their 2016/17 list of the world’s top universities. Uppsala University is ranked 98th – up from 102nd pl...
MOOCs: Uppsala University opens its doors to the world
26 augusti 2016
Uppsala University is now offering three web-based Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). The courses are free of charge and fully open to the public...
Ranking: Uppsala University improves its position in the top 100 list
15 augusti 2016
Uppsala University maintains its position as one of the 100 best universities in the world in the latest ranking of global academic performance. In...
Measures to make Swedish universities more international – checklist presented to the government
18 juli 2016
Uppsala University, SUHF and the Swedish Institute have produced a checklist of measures to further the internationalisation of Swedish universitie...
Innovative games win prizes at the Swedish Game Awards
20 juni 2016
Game Design students from Uppsala University Campus Gotland won half of the prizes at the Swedish Game Awards on 11 June.
End-of-term celebration for Master’s students
02 juni 2016
An end-of-term celebration for all Uppsala University’s Master’s students was held on 2 June with a ceremony in Rikssalen at Uppsala Castle, and a ...
Major international meeting on cultural heritage held
16 april 2016
Uppsala University’s Vice-Chancellor Eva Åkesson and Professor of Building Conservation Tor Broström at Campus Gotland participated in a large inte...
International Master’s programmes an attractive choice
01 april 2016
The first round of admission for the international Master’s programmes at Uppsala University is finished. 1 437 students have been admitted to the ...
Changes in the wireless network eduroam from March 3 2016
02 mars 2016
Eduroam makes it possible for students, employees, researchers and staff from visiting universities and educational institutions to access Internet...
New evaluation to strengthen research quality and renewal
29 februari 2016
Uppsala University is launching its third university-wide research evaluation, Quality and Renewal 2017 (Kvalitet och förnyelse, ‘KoF17’). This tim...
Uppsala University a winner through the ages
16 februari 2016
Uppsala University comes in at number eleven in a top 25 ranking of universities over 400 years old. The list was compiled by the Times Higher Educ...
05 februari 2016
Now is the time to apply for scholarships for the spring term 2016. More than 20 million will be awarded to students, graduate students and researc...
Sustainability Talks seminar series starting at Campus Gotland
19 januari 2016
Sustainability Talks is a series of transdisciplinary seminars starting at Campus Gotland with the ambition to link education and learning at Uppsa...
Nobel Laureates to visit Uppsala
03 december 2015
Four of this year’s Nobel Prize winners will visit Uppsala on 13 December. Public lectures, a panel discussion and the inauguration of a new exhibi...
World heritage not just for tourists
20 november 2015
Bethlehem and Visby are a long way apart. But Akram Ijla, a guest researcher at Campus Gotland’s Department of Art History who has compared the two...
Culture that drives development
20 november 2015
Conservation of cultural heritage pays, research shows. It boosts the power of innovation, as well as growth and sustainable development. But renov...
One minute’s silence at 12 today
16 november 2015
At 12 pm today, Monday 16 November, we observe one minute of silence and the Swedish flag will fly at half mast, in honour of those who have been ...
SEK 8 Million grant for research in learning and sustainable development
05 november 2015
In stiff competition, SWEDESD together with international partners have been granted funding to conduct research over three years on social learnin...
Uppsala University advancing in latest world ranking
02 oktober 2015
Three Swedish universities make the top 100 in the latest ranking of the world’s best universities by Times Higher Education, the World University ...