Uppsala University

#82
Most Influential School

Research university in Uppsala, Sweden

About Uppsala University

According to Wikipedia, Uppsala University is a public research university in Uppsala, Sweden. Founded in 1477, it is the oldest university in Sweden and the Nordic countries still in operation. The university motto is "Gratiae veritas naturae".

What Is Uppsala University Known For?

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

Uppsala University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Biology
#32
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Chemistry
#42
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Literature
#68
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Mathematics
#107
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Physics
#73
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Medical
#119
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Philosophy
#108
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Religious Studies
#43
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Economics
#72
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Engineering
#269
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History
#133
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Business
#263
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Political Science
#158
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Education
#233
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Earth Sciences
#34
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Law
#219
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Computer Science
#331
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Psychology
#228
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Anthropology
#82
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Communications
#220
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Sociology
#168
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Criminal Justice
#499
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Nursing
#733
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Social Work
#585
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Who Are Uppsala University's Most Influential Alumni?

Uppsala University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Biology, Earth Sciences, and Chemistry. Here are some of Uppsala University's most famous alumni:

Carl Axel Magnus Lindman
Carl Axel Magnus Lindman
A Swedish botanist .
Knut Ångström
Knut Ångström
A Swedish physicist.
Lennart Olsson
A Swedish zoologist and embryologist.
Olof Rudbeck the Younger
Olof Rudbeck the Younger
A Swedish biologist .
Adolf Noreen
Adolf Noreen
A Swedish linguist.
Gustaf Erik Pasch
A Swedish chemist.
Torsten Carleman
A Swedish mathematician, known for research in classical mathematical analysis.
Ivar Otto Bendixson
Ivar Otto Bendixson
A Swedish mathematician.
Erik Axel Karlfeldt
Erik Axel Karlfeldt
A Swedish poet.
Nicodemus Tessin the Younger
Nicodemus Tessin the Younger
A Swedish architect .
Martin Vahl
Martin Vahl
A Danish-Norwegian botanist .