The University


Stockholm University is one of the largest universities in Sweden, consisting of over 70000 students. It was founded as a college in 1878 and approved of university status in 1960. There are two scientific fields, natural as well as humanities/social sciences.

Faculties include law, humanities, mathematical and natural sciences with bachelor degrees in most fields, including business, law, science, politics, computer engineering etc. as well as Master degrees for most of these fields. Most bachelor programs are taught in Swedish except for Global Management and Political Science, while all the master programs are in English.


Student Unions


The University has their own student union, SUS (Stockholm Universitets Studentkår), SSAS (Studentförbundet för socialt arbete i Stockholm), Studentkåren DISK as well as Föreningen Ekonomerna (Business). Faculty Clubs include NF (Naturvetenskapliga Föreningen), HumF (Humanistiska Föreningen) and SF (Samhällsvetenskapliga Föreningen) and Juridiska Föreningen (Law). ESN is also one of the faculty clubs collaborating with them.


The Campus


Stockholm University Campus consists of several different areas, among others Frescati, were the main buildings are located. On campus there are restaurants, libraries, shops, computer lounges, a sports hall and bars belonging to the Student Unions. More information can be found here!

ESN SU does not have an office, but we sit in the student house (Studenthuset) at Frescati, for example during our card sales.


Other useful links:

Stockholm University

Student Unions