Uppsala University is a comprehensive university founded in 1477. Research and education are closely linked and as a student you will have close contact with our research groups and make important academic connections. You will be able to partake in research seminars and gain practical, hands-on experience conducting field and laboratory work. A peer-reviewed evaluation gave almost 100 of our research groups the highest possible rating, “Top-quality/World leading”. As a student at Uppsala University, you will therefore be immersed in a world-class research environment!
It is no surprise that as many as 35% of our Master’s students continue with PhD studies somewhere in the world after graduation. So, if your future plans hold the possibility of a PhD education and a career as a researcher, Uppsala should be one of your top choices. You will also learn to apply your knowledge innovatively in new and different contexts, a skill that is becoming increasingly important to employers.