Uppsala University
#65 Overall Influence

Uppsala University

Research university in Uppsala, Sweden

Uppsala University Rankings

    Uppsala University is a research university in Uppsala, Sweden. Founded in 1477, it is the oldest university in Sweden and all of the Nordic countries still in operation. It has ranked amongst the world’s 100 best universities in several high-profile international rankings in recent years. The university uses “Gratiae veritas naturae” as its motto and embraces natural sciences.

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    What is Uppsala University known for?

    #37 World Rank
    Chemistry
    #42 World Rank
    Biology
    #46 World Rank
    Religious Studies
    #48 World Rank
    Sociology
    #55 World Rank
    History
    #57 World Rank
    Literature
    #57 World Rank
    Anthropology
    #57 World Rank
    Earth Sciences
    #65 World Rank
    Philosophy
    #91 World Rank
    Economics
    #101 World Rank
    Criminal Justice
    #108 World Rank
    Physics
    #115 World Rank
    Law
    #117 World Rank
    Medical
    #118 World Rank
    Mathematics
    #120 World Rank
    Social Work
    #132 World Rank
    Political Science
    #150 World Rank
    Psychology
    #192 World Rank
    Education
    #263 World Rank
    Engineering
    #304 World Rank
    Computer Science
    #312 World Rank
    Nursing
    #1066 World Rank
    Business

    Influential People

    Who are Uppsala University's Most influential alumni?

    Uppsala University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Chemistry, Biology, and Religious Studies. Uppsala University’s most academically influential people include Carl Linnaeus, August Strindberg, and Emmanuel Swedenborg.

    Carl Linnaeus
    Carl Linnaeus

    Swedish botanist, physician, and zoologist

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    August Strindberg
    August Strindberg

    Swedish novelist, poet

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    Emmanuel Swedenborg
    Emmanuel Swedenborg

    Swedish 18th century scientist and theologian

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    Carl Wilhelm Scheele
    Carl Wilhelm Scheele

    Swedish chemist

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    Svante August Arrhenius
    Svante August Arrhenius

    Swedish astronomer, chemist and physicist

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    Knut Wicksell
    Knut Wicksell

    Swedish economist

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    Jöns Jacob Berzelius
    Jöns Jacob Berzelius

    Swedish chemist

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    Pehr Löfling

    Swedish botanist

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    Theodor Svedberg
    Theodor Svedberg

    Swedish chemist

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    Hannes Alfvén
    Hannes Alfvén

    Swedish electrical engineer, plasma physicist and science fiction author , winner of the 1970 Nobel Prize for Physics

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    Torbern Bergman
    Torbern Bergman

    Swedish chemist

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    Arne Tiselius
    Arne Tiselius

    1902-1971, Swedish biochemist and Nobel Prize laureate in Chemistry

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