Study in Sweden

Sweden has around 40 higher education institutions.

Many university courses and programmes are taught in English. More than eight percent of the country’s university students are currently from overseas.

Study in Sweden has information about specific study options and a comprehensive list of academic programmes.

For information about working and living in Sweden, visit the Swedish Institute.

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Higher education institutions in Sweden

State Universities

University Colleges


Private sector

University Colleges of Arts


Private sector

Independent organisations - second cycle programmes in Psychotherapy

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Herpes causes fatal tumours in sea turtles

The herpes virus has long been thought to cause sea turtles to develop fatal tumours. Although the number of the world’s sea turtles developing tumours has been decreasing since the 90s, a new study shows this doesn’t mean that turtles are rid of herpes.