Lund University was founded in 1666 and is ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 40 000 students and 7 600 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.
Education and research
Lund is the most popular study location in Sweden. The University offers one of the broadest ranges of programmes and courses in Scandinavia, based on cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research. The University has a distinct international profile, with partner universities in 67 countries.
Lund University has an annual turnover of SEK 8.5 billion, of which approximately two-thirds go to research. Our research is characterised by both breadth and strength. Over thirty of our research fields are world-leading according to independent evaluations. (IND)