Umeå University was founded in 1965 and is Sweden's fifth oldest university. Today, we have a strong international presence with students, teachers and researchers from all over the world. As one of the leading comprehensive universities in the nation, we are alive with enthusiasm, innovation, creativity and fresh ideas.
We have developed interaction between research, education, collaboration and innovation that challenges boundaries and plays a crucial role in the region's development.
Umeå University belongs to the top 400 universities in the world and the top 150 universities in Europe.
(in the world)
|QS World University Rankings||2019||338||151|
|Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities||2018||401||158|
|Times Higher Education World University Rankings||2019||301||148|