Linnaeus University

Year of establishment: 2010

Linnaeus University is an international university with more than 50 programmes offered in English within a range of different subjects.

Växjö & Kalmar (Sweden)

Universitetsplatsen 1 & Pedalstråket 11

Tel. +46 772-28 80 00

We combine the highest possible quality in education and research with the demands and needs of both the surrounding community and our students. Education that helps you make a difference in the world.

At our university, you will find a rich academic offer: cultural and social activities and many interesting programmes and courses to choose from, as well as cultural and social activities.

Linnaeus university have 33 000 students and is known for its strong international profile, with partner universities in more than 80 countries. Every year more than 2,000 international students from all over the world come here to study. International students at Linnaeus University can study at both undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate level.

Linnaeus University is located in two cities, Kalmar and Växjö, both with nature just around the corner, adding to the quality of life during your studies. Växjö has been declared the greenest city in Europe’ and is surrounded by wonderful forests and lakes, while Kalmar is a charming town dating back to the Middle Ages, beautifully located by the Baltic Sea.

Studying at Linnaeus University is to be in an environment enriched with intrepidity, curiosity and innovation –the very essence of what the Swedish scientist Carl Linnaeus was renowned for. We hope you to feel inspired not only throughout your studies at Linnaeus University, but we hope you to bring the spirit of inspiration with you as an alumni wherever you go in the world. Welcome to Linnaeus University, the university of endless possibilities.