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Linköpings universitet
Country Sweden
City Linkoping
Bachelor (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)1,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)1,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $646-1,274 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 50%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1967
Abbreviation LUI
Teachers 2,315
Students 17,165
Foreigners 9%
Religion None
Academic calendar Continuous
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Rural
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Studenter
Accreditation
• Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU)
Rankings
World ranking285
Country ranking7
Employer Reputation219
Quality of teaching167
International Faculty355
Ranking in world by sphere
Engineering and Technology236
Life Sciences and Medicine304
Natural Science333
Social Sciences and Management379
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking285
QS World University Rankings286
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة ينكوبنج
German Universität Linköping
Spanish Universidad de Linköping
fi Linköpingin yliopisto
French Université Linkoping
Japanese リンショーピング大学
Korean 린셰핑대학
Portuguese Universidade de Linkoping
Russian Университет Линчепинга
sv Linköpings universitet
Chinese 林雪平大学
old Linkoping University
Linköping University or Linköpings universitet (LUI) - public higher education institution in Sweden. LUIstarted accepting students in 1967. Linköping University is removed from anxieties of city life as its campus is located outside of Linkoping.

University ranking. Linköping University is a desirable place to study for the citizens of Sweden and foreigners alike. The university is in the top 5% of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet. It is famous for its education quality in the following disciplines: «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management». LUI is popular among the employers as they gladly hire its graduates.

Application process and the cost of tuition. For evaluation the university uses the applicant's academic performance and examination results. The competition is quite mild with a ratio of 1 to 2. LUI has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 1,000 USD/year. When applying for master’s programs at LUI a student should take into account that a year of studies will cost him/her around 1,000 USD. Despite the tuition gees being quite low, the students often participate in scholarship programs. There is also an option to enroll in online programs, kindly provided by the university. On the official website (http://www.liu.se) of the university you can find a more accurate information regarding the tuition fees of different programs.

The composition of the university. Linköping University is average in size with a capacity of 18 thousand students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. Foreigners make about 9% of all students. The education is provided by more than 2300 teachers and professors. The academic staff mainly consists of foreign specialists During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. The university is present on social media: Facebook, Linkedin, so if you want to know more about its daily happenings and events this is the place to go.

Infrastructure of LUI. The students have access to the university’s library. It is a member of European University Association (EUA), as well as European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU).

Linköping University - Description

Linköping University is a research-based university known for excellence in education. Being innovative and offering knowledge truly in demand has been the guiding-star of LiU ever since the start in the late 1960s. This makes for popular study programmes—and students much sought after by employers. Linköping University has reinvented higher education in Sweden. We are famous for creating degree programmes that give valuable cross-disciplinary knowledge. For example combining medicine and engineering, in order to understand and further develop life-saving technology. Or integrating economics, law and languages, to equip students for careers as international company lawyers. We offer master’s programmes taught in English within a wide range of study areas: Engineering & IT, Environmental Studies, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities. Education, research and PhD training are the mission of four faculties: Arts and Sciences, Educational Sciences, Medicine and Health Sciences and the Institute of Technology. In order to facilitate interdisciplinary work, there are 14 large departments combining knowledge from several disciplines and often belonging under more than one faculty. Linköping University emphasises dialogue with the surrounding business sphere and the community at large, both in terms of research and education. In 2014, Linköping University was home to 27,000 students and 4,000 employees.

Bachelor - Linköping University

Linköping University is a research-based university known for excellence in education. Being innovative and offering knowledge truly in demand has been the guiding-star of LiU ever since the start in the late 1960s. This makes for popular study programmes—and students much sought after by employers. Linköping University has reinvented higher education in Sweden. We are famous for creating degree programmes that give valuable cross-disciplinary knowledge. For example combining medicine and engineering, in order to understand and further develop life-saving technology. Or integrating economics, law and languages, to equip students for careers as international company lawyers. We offer master’s programmes taught in English within a wide range of study areas: Engineering & IT, Environmental Studies, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities. Information on Linköping University can be found on: www.liu.se Information on master's programmes at Linköping University can be found on: Master programs      

Description of Linköping University

Linköping University (LiU) is a research based university known for excellence in education. With its roots in the late 1960:ies it is renowned for its innovative educational spirit, and its long–standing tradition of cross-disciplinary studies and research. The dual criteria of scientific excellence and societal benefit are guiding principles for the university’s strategic enterprises. Education and research is conducted within four faculties: Arts and Sciences, Educational Sciences, Health Sciences & Medicine and the Institute of Technology. Student population counts 27,000 of which 10 per cent are international, total number of staff 3,900, total income are 3,3 billion Swedish crowns (approx. 490 million US$) more than half of it goes into research. LiU is organized in broad, multi-disciplinary and cross-faculty departments, a framework that facilitates cooperation across disciplines and faculty borders. This, together with an ongoing dialogue with industry and society at large has been essential for the university’s ability to combine basic and applied research in thematic and innovative contexts. Communication Electronics, Organic Bioelectronics, Nanotechnology & Functional Materials, Medical Visualization & Simulation, Disability research are examples of areas that have been appointed centres of excellence by the Swedish research councils. Other examples of important research areas are entrepreneurship and innovation, environmental sciences, migration studies, gender studies and adult learning. LiU offers education at basic (Bachelor’s), advanced (Master’s) and PhD level. There is a clear focus on study programmes leading to advanced professional degrees within areas such as engineering, management, teaching and medicine. Well-structured, integrated and interdisciplinary study programmes form the core of our education. Linköping University is dedicated toward developing models for student-centred learning with approaches such as problem-based learning, portfolio pedagogics and project orientation. A variety of programmes of continuing education at Master’s level taught in Swedish or English give students an opportunity to gain the competitive edge that can spur a professional career
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