Lunds Universitet

Lunds Universitet Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 178

University Overview

Lunds Universitet (Lund University) ranking was founded in 1666 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the tiny city of Lund (population range of 50,000-249,999 people) in Skane County. Malmo, Helsingborg, and Ljungbyhed are all places where this school maintains a branch campus. Lunds Universitet (LU) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Swedish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige (Ministry of Education and Research of Sweden). Lunds Universitet (LU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 354-year-old Swedish university offers a rigorous admission process based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at LU.

Lunds Universitet Ranking

University Identity

Name Lunds Universitet
Acronym LU
Founded 1666
Motto Ad utrumque Prepared for both
Colours Dark blue and bronze

University Location

Address PO Box 117 Lund 221 00 Skane County Sweden
Tel +46 (46) 222 00 00
Fax +46 (46) 222 47 20
Other locations Malmo, Helsingborg, Ljungbyhed

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Lund University Lund 221 00 (46) 222 01 00

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and 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 (U21)

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