General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation LU
Teachers 3,014
Students 28,852
Foreigners 21%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Prepared for both
Accreditation
• Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• League of European Research Universities (LERU)
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• Utrecht Network
• Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
• Universitas 21
Rankings
World ranking77
Country ranking2
Academic Reputation70
Employer Reputation99
Quality of teaching261
International Faculty158
International Students170
Citations per Faculty247
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities105
Engineering and Technology105
Life Sciences and Medicine86
Natural Science94
Social Sciences and Management98
Ranking in world by discipline
Physics101
Chemistry101
Economics & Business151
Cost of living in Lund, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 221 336
Food 217 448
Transportation 44 105
Communications and utilities 47 56
Clothing 31 113
Sports and leisure 22 131
Accommodation in Lund, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre223
Shared room in city centre339
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre380
1 bedroom apartment in city centre604
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking77
QS World University Rankings71
ARWU Academic Ranking101
Webometrics Ranking115
Alternative title
Russian Лундский университет
Spanish Universidad de Lund
Chinese 隆德大学
Arabic جامعة لوند
French Université Lund
German Universität Lund
Japanese ルンド大学
Korean 룬드대학
Portuguese Universidade de Lund
sv Lunds universitet
fi Lundin yliopisto
Location on map - Lund University
Lund University or Lunds universitet (LU) - public higher education institution in Sweden.

Lund University - Description

Lund University was founded in 1666 and for a number of years has been ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 42 000 students and more than 7 500 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition. Lund is Sweden’s most attractive study destination. The University offers one of the broadest ranges of programmes and courses in Scandinavia, based on cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research. The compact university campus encourages networking and creates the conditions for scientific breakthroughs and innovations. The University has a clear international profile, with partner universities in over 70 countries. Funding of more than SEK 5 billion a year goes to research at eight faculties, which gives us one of Sweden’s strongest and broadest ranges of research activity. Over 30 of our research fields are world-leading, according to independent evaluations.

Bachelor - Lund University

Lund University, Sweden was founded in 1666 is today ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. We offer 100 Master’s degree programmes and 5 Bachelor's programmes taught in English, in Development Studies, Mathematics, Physics, Physical Geography & Ecosystems Science and in Fine Arts. We also offer Swedish language programmes. Lund University has over 680 partner universities in over 50 countries enabling student exchange at undergraduate level.  As the most popular choice for international students coming to Sweden (both for degree seeking and exchange students) Lund is a global meeting place for students and staff. At Lund University students experience an open and informal study environment designed to stimulate critical thinking and freedom of mind.  Group work is a key part of academic life, encouraging students to work in teams and network across cultures -  simulating and preparing you for the dynamics of the international job market. Lund University has 30 world-leading research environments and is a research intensive university belonging to the League of European Universities (LERU) and the international Universitas 21. Located in southern Sweden, Lund is a cobble-stoned, medieval town and just 40 minutes by train from Copenhagen, Denmark. Read more about our Bachelor's programmes

Master - Lund University

Lund University, Sweden was founded in 1666 is today ranked among the world’s top 100 universities.  We offer 100 Master’s degree programmes taught in English across a range of subject areas, including Architecture & Design, Economics & Management, Engineering & Technology, Environment & Sustainability, Fine & Performing Arts, Humanities, Languages, Film & Theology, International Studies, Development & Welfare Studies, Law, Medicine - Biomedicine and Public Health, Psychology & Sociology, Public Relations, Service Management and Science. As the most popular choice for international students coming to Sweden and as a major hub for international research collaboration, Lund is a global meeting place for students and staff. At Lund University, students experience an open and informal study environment designed to stimulate critical thinking and freedom of mind. Group work is a key part of academic life, encouraging students to work in teams and network across cultures --  preparing you for the dynamics of the international job market. Lund University has 30 world-leading research environments and is a research intensive university belonging to the League of European Universities (LERU) and Universitas 21. Located in southern Sweden, Lund is a cobble-stoned medieval town, just 40 minutes by train from Copenhagen, Denmark. Further information: Read more about our Master's programmes

Description of Lund University

Lund University was founded in 1666. Today, the University is ranked as one of the world’s top 100 and is Sweden’s most international higher education institution. The University has 47 000students and 7 200 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition. Lund is Sweden’s most attractive study destination. The University offers one of the broadest ranges of programmes and courses in Scandinavia, based on cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research. A degree from Lund University is a hallmark of quality both in Sweden and abroad. The compact university campus encourages networking and creates the conditions for scientific breakthroughs and innovations. Lund is in a period of rapid development. We are intensifying our work to provide answers to the major questions and challenges facing mankind. ESS and the MAX IV Laboratory are under construction in the city, and these research facilities will change our view of the world and the world’s view of us.
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