Stockholm University

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State university of Stockholm, Sweden

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About Stockholm University

According to Wikipedia, Stockholm University is a public research university in Stockholm, Sweden, founded as a college in 1878, with university status since 1960. With over 33,000 students at four different faculties: law, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, it is one of the largest universities in Scandinavia. The institution is regarded as one of the top 100 universities in the world by the Academic Ranking of World Universities .

What Is Stockholm University Known For?

Stockholm University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Stockholm University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Stockholm University's Most Influential Alumni?

Stockholm University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Criminal Justice, and Economics. Here are some of Stockholm University's most famous alumni:

Gunnar Myrdal
Gunnar Myrdal
A Swedish economist .
Svante Arrhenius
Svante Arrhenius
A Swedish astronomer, chemist and physicist.
Harald Cramér
Harald Cramér
A Swedish mathematician.
Oskar Klein
Oskar Klein
A Swedish physicist.
Paul J. Crutzen
Paul J. Crutzen
A Dutch climatologist.
Tomas Tranströmer
Tomas Tranströmer
A Swedish poet, psychologist and translator .
Per Martin-Löf
Per Martin-Löf
A Swedish logician, philosopher, and mathematical statistician.
Sven Hedin
A Swedish geographer, topographer, explorer, photographer, travel writer and illustrator .
Germain Henri Hess
Germain Henri Hess
A Swiss chemist.
Erik Ivar Fredholm
Erik Ivar Fredholm
A Swedish mathematician.
Sofya Kovalevskaya
Sofya Kovalevskaya
A 19th Century Russian mathematician.
Christer Fuglesang
Christer Fuglesang
A Swedish astronaut.

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