News from Campus Gotland and Uppsala University
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 ...
Uppsala delegation embarking on three-pronged US trip
18 september 2015
A delegation of researchers, directors and staff members will travel to the US this week – a coordinated trip which will include three distinct des...
Welcome to the first issue of the newsletter Horizon Uppsala!
16 september 2015
Today, Uppsala University is launching a new newsletter. Anyone curious about what's going on at the University is welcome to subscribe.
Niklas Zennström named Alumnus of the Year 2015
14 september 2015
The title of Alumnus of the Year 2015 at Uppsala University is being awarded to IT entrepreneur Niklas Zennström, current CEO of the investment fir...
Wind power for the future
10 september 2015
Wind power is attracting more and more interest. In Sweden it’s the third largest source of electricity. But research is facing some challenges: Ho...
Uppsala University solidly among top 100 universities
18 augusti 2015
Uppsala University maintains its position as one of the 100 best universities in the world in the latest ranking of global academic performance. In...
Eva Åkesson made Honorary Doctor at the University of Edinburgh
01 juli 2015
The Vice-Chancellor of Uppsala University, Eva Åkesson, has been made Honorary Doctor at the University of Edinburgh. The conferment ceremony took ...
Stakeholders invited to discuss education for sustainable development at WEEC
15 juni 2015
SWEDESD and partners are facilitating a number of dialogues and workshops at the upcoming World Environment Education Congress (WEEC) in Gothenburg...