Best Universities in Sweden

There are several Top Best Universities in Sweden which are placed highly in the annual rankings of global universities.

UPPSALA University was the highest ranked institution in Sweden (placed 63rd globally) in the THES World University Ranking 2008, followed by LUND University (88th).

KTH, ROYAL Institute of Technology was ranked 1st in Sweden (=14th globally) in the Top 50 Universities in the International Students indicator by THES 2007.

A total of five institutions in Sweden made it to the list of Top 50 European Universities by Leiden Ranking:

National Rank, World Rank, Name
  1. 20 Karolinska Institute Stockholm
  2. 33 Lund U Sweden
  3. 35 Göteborg U Sweden
  4. 44 Stockholm U Sweden
  5. 45 Uppsala U Sweden
According to the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2007, four institutions were ranked in the World Top 100:

National Rank, World Rank, Name
  1. 53 Karolinska Inst Stockholm
  2. 66 Uppsala U
  3. 86 Stockholm U
  4. 97 Lund U
ROYAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY was ranked 1st in Sweden, 10th in Europe and 72nd in the world by the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities 2008.

Royal Swedish Academy of Arts (Akademien för de fria konsterna) is the top ranked Art School. It offers a variety of visual arts including building, sculpting and painting.

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