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  Sweden - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sweden has a low population density in all but its metropolitan areas, with most of the inland consisting of forests and mountainous wilderness.
Sweden was first mentioned in the 1st century, by Roman historian Tacitus, who wrote that the Suiones tribe lived out in the sea and were powerful in both arms and ships.
In the south of Sweden leaf-bearing trees are prolific, in the north pines and hardy birches dominate the landscape.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sweden   (4259 words)

  
 List of universities in Sweden - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of universities and academic institutions in Sweden.
Among these are the world-renowned Karolinska Institute of Medicine; universities in Uppsala, Lund, Stockholm, Gothenburg, Umeå, and Linköping; three technical institutes; and specialized professional schools for dentistry, pharmacy, veterinary sciences, agriculture, forestry, economics, social work, art, music, journalism, and library science.
University colleges are not generally permitted to award degrees higher than Master's.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_universities_in_Sweden   (225 words)

  
 Sweden
Sweden was the last of the Nordic countries to allow formation of a Sametinget (Sami parliament) to act as an advisory body to the government; it did so in 1994.
Sweden's biggest-ever White Power concert was staged in Norrköping on 3 February, when 800 neo-Nazis from Sweden and abroad (Norway, Finland, Denmark, England, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Italy and France) heard two Swedish bands, Vit Aggression and Heysel, and Brutal Attack, an English band.
Virtus, a small group of university students in Uppsala and Stockholm led by Johan Rinderheim, a postgraduate student in political science; Rinderheim is a former member of SD, and at one time acted as a visiting delegate for the SD at a congress of the French Front national.
www.axt.org.uk /antisem/archive/archive1/sweden/sweden.htm   (7021 words)

  
 SUNET's Web Index: Universities
University College of Music Education in Stockholm - SMI, is an accredited university college with the authority to award university diplomas comprising 80 and 120 credits in music education.
University College of Skövde - Established 1977, is one of the newer and younger universities in Sweden.
Uppsala University - Education and research at Uppsala University are pursued across nine faculties in three disciplinary domains - Humanities and Social Sciences, Medicine and Pharmacy and Science and Technology.
katalogen.sunet.se /cat/education/universities   (899 words)

  
 Directory - Reference: Education: Colleges and Universities: Europe: Sweden   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Almost all universities and colleges are operated by the state or by county councils (local governments).
Universities  · SUNET WWW index of colleges and universities in Sweden.
Studying Stockholm  · iweb · cached · The universities and university colleges in Stockholm jointly provide guidance to foreign prospective students on education, financing, language issues and other practical matters.
www.incywincy.com /default?p=61004   (152 words)

  
 CSU : International Programs :Fast Facts on Sweden
Sweden is the largest of the Nordic countries in area, population, and industrial output, with an economy that supports one of the world's highest standards of living.
Uppsala University, founded in 1477, is the oldest of Sweden's six universities and is internationally famous for its leadership in scientific research.
The university's world-famous scientists have included Carl von Linné, father of botanical systematics, and Anders Celsius, inventor of the 100-degree temperature scale.
www.gateway.calstate.edu /csuienet/country.cfm?countryID=7006923   (306 words)

  
 Universities in Sweden
Higher education in Sweden includes traditional university studies as well as paramedical training and post-secondary studies in music, art and acting.
Central government establishes the targets and frameworks for the universities and colleges and delegates decisions concerning the content of studies to the institutions themselves.
The smaller university colleges are limited to fewer programmes such as teacher training, engineering and business administration.
www.internationalgraduate.net /universities_sweden.htm   (250 words)

  
 Hagstrom leaves Stanford to run Sweden's universities
STANFORD -- Stig Hagstrom, a Stanford University professor of materials science engineering and director of Stanford's Center for Materials Research, is to become the chief executive of Sweden's university system.
Hagstrom also is known for his work with rare earth metals and compounds, and was the first scientist to experimentally measure the electronic states in these materials using photoelectron spectroscopy.
A graduate of the University of Uppsala, he came to the United States 16 years ago and was manager of the general science laboratory at Xerox's Palo Alto Research Center.
www.stanford.edu /dept/news/pr/92/920713Arc2138.html   (509 words)

  
 Stockholms universitet: In English   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Stockholm University is a centre for higher education and research, organised into four faculties: natural sciences, humanities, social sciences and law.
Its 37,000 students and 6,000 employees make Stockholm University one of Sweden's largest educational establishments as well as one of the largest employers in the Stockholm area.
In 1960 Stockholm College became a state University and four years later the Faculty of Social Sciences was added.
www.su.se /english   (107 words)

  
 Karlstad University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Apart from training teachers, a tradition that dates back 150 years, the University offers 50 programmes and 700 courses in the fields of the humanities, health and caring sciences, natural sciences, social sciences, teaching and engineering.
Karlstad University is in the process of a major reorganization.
At Karlstad University students are given the opportunity to create a foundation for their future lives through study.
www.kau.se /eng   (282 words)

  
 Swedish universities, colleges : MS, MBA, Ph.D in Sweden : 2graduate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Mid Sweden University was founded ten years ago through the merging of two smaller universities in the region.Like all universities it provide higher education of a high standard undergraduate-, and post-graduate studies and in research.
It is the most distinctly profiled university in Sweden, with a clear focus on Applied IT and Sustainable Development of Industry and Society.At Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH) education and research are of a very high international standard and learning is the focal point for student, teacher and researcher alike.
The University of Skövde, established 1977, is one of the newer and younger universities in Sweden - and youth is often coupled with excitement for the new and different, curiosity, energy and a genuine interest in further developing our educational environment.
europe.2graduate.com /colleges_universities_graduate_schools/Sweden   (1333 words)

  
 EDUCATION (other than language)
University of Jönköping or HJ is based on the shores of Lake Vättern and includes the business school as well as education, communication, health sciences and engineering (E)
University of Music Education in Stockholm SMI is an independent college for education in music and related arts.
University of Skövde is one of the newer and younger universities in Sweden, with over 5,000 students enrolled in 9 departments Check out courses here.
www.coolabah.com /sweden/education.html   (1693 words)

  
 swedish language studies sweden, swedish language studies sweden information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
It is the official language of Sweden and one of the official...
The center serves the universites in Southern Sweden-- Lund University, The Swedish University of...
Swedish is a Germanic language, belonging to the Nordic branch, and is spoken throughout Sweden...
activelanguageprograms.com /b/swedishlanguagestudiessweden   (1239 words)

  
 Enaris : Colleges and Universities : Europe : Sweden   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
One of Sweden´s oldest university colleges of nursing.
The central government authority supervising education at universities and university colleges in Sweden.
The universities and university colleges in Stockholm jointly provide guidance to foreign prospective students on education, financing, language issues and other practical matters.
www.enaris.com /index.php?c=Colleges_and_Universities/Europe/Sweden   (156 words)

  
 ISEP Institutions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Profile: Founded in 1971, Luleå; University of Technology (LTU) is one of 12 higher education institutions in Sweden with a fully developed research organization.
Students at Mälardalen University have everything they need to be able to enjoy their studies.
The university takes an active part in the development of the region and is a national and international center for knowledge.
www.isep.org /nus/sweden/index.html   (3411 words)

  
 Directory - Reference: Education: Colleges and Universities: Europe: Sweden: Uppsala University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Uppsala University, founded in 1477 as an institute for theological studies, is located in the city of Uppsala, the capital of medieval Sweden and still the home of the Church of Sweden.
Biomedical Centre  · cached · Facility housing over 35 university departments and research units in the field of biology and related areas.
The Baltic University Programme  · cached · The coordinating secretariat, hosted by Uppsala University, provides information on courses and research in areas pertaining to the Baltic Sea region.
www.incywincy.com /default?p=329035   (198 words)

  
 Jönköping University
Jönköping University is a foundation and conducts research, undergraduate studies, graduate studies, doctoral studies, and contract education through four schools:
The university recruits students from all over Sweden and has a highly developed organization for international contacts and 300 partner universities abroad.
The campus is located in the centre of the town Jönköping, within walking distance of the beach and close to the countryside.
www.hj.se /eng   (117 words)

  
 Information in English
Sophiahemmet University College is one of Sweden´s oldest university colleges of nursing.
The University College´s closest neighbours are the Royal Institute of Technology, the Stockholm University College of Physical Education and Sports and the Royal University College of Music.
There is an active students´ union at Sophiahemmet University College which is involved in educational and student issues.The students' union is represented at the University College Board and in planning and preparatory committees in addition to arranging various social activities.
www.sophiahemmet.ki.se /english.html   (329 words)

  
 ESTIA Sweden - Universities and University Colleges in Sweden
ESTIA Sweden - Universities and University Colleges in Sweden
Education - Universities and Other Institutions of Higher Education - Universities, Colleges and Institutions of Higher Education in Sweden - Universities and University Colleges
University college of arts, crafts, design and art educations
www.estia.educ.goteborg.se /sv-estia/edu/edu-univ.html   (55 words)

  
 Study Abroad Sweden   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Sweden Exchange or Nursing Exchange: Swedish language, culture, and history. Or nursing exchange course for students at North Park College and College of Nursing in Jonkoping.
The University is one of the largest in Sweden with about 34,000 students and more than 2,200 graduate students.
Study in Sweden: Students live with families or in student resident halls and study a general course of Scandinavian studies with a focus on Sweden or an elementary education option.
www.studyabroad.com /simplehtml/white/Sweden.html   (2191 words)

  
 Sweden Reference, Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Studying Stockholm The universities and university colleges in Stockholm jointly provide guidance to foreign prospective students on education, financing, language issues and other practical matters.
H.M. Queen Sophia University College of Nursing One of Sweden-¦s oldest university colleges of nursing.
Universities of Sweden A list of links to official sites of Swedish universities.
www.wacofdn.org /d2RjXzYxMDA0.aspx   (89 words)

  
 Sweden HQ : Sweden Universities
A compilation of colleges, universities, and secondary schools which use Schemein their curricula.
Central American Universities and non-profit institutions, in collaboration withscientists from developed countries and supported by international agencies,...
Sweden HQ excludes all liability of any kind (including negligence) in respect of any third party information or other material made available on, or which can be accessed using, this Website.
swedenhq.com /swedenuniversities/index.php   (731 words)

  
 Business 2.0 - Web Guide - Sweden: Tech Universities -e1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Linkvping University College was founded in 1970 and has 20,000 undergraduate students.
The largest technical university in Sweden, founded in 1827, KTH has 17,000 undergraduate students and 1,500 graduate students.
Founded in 1477, Uppsala University is the oldest university in the Nordic countries.
www.business2.com /b2/webguide/0,17811,41167,00.html   (196 words)

  
 Göteborg university - Students' Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Göteborg University is one of Sweden's largest and most popular universities.
Most parts of the university are situated in the city centre and this enriches city life as well as student life.
Industry and commerce are expanding, and have a joint interest with the University in meeting the ever-changing and growing demands of society.
www.gu.se /English/default.html   (217 words)

  
 Rovisoft - Reference Education Colleges and Universities Europe Sweden - Free Directory Listings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
H.M. Queen Sophia University College of Nursing - One of Sweden´s oldest university colleges of nursing.
Studying Stockholm - The universities and university colleges in Stockholm jointly provide guidance to foreign prospective students on education, financing, language issues and other practical matters.
Universities - SUNET WWW index of colleges and universities in Sweden.
www.rovisoft.com /Reference/Education/Colleges_and_Universities/Europe/Sweden   (463 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | Teeth on edge over Italian dentist scam
In exchange for their services, university staff were said to have received free holidays, expensive gifts, one-off payments and, in some cases, regular pay supplements of €1,000 a month.
The clients were found to be notionally enrolled in universities in Sweden, Ivory Coast and former Yugoslav republics.
Only last year the main university in Rome was at the centre of another falsified academic qualifications scandal.
www.guardian.co.uk /italy/story/0,12576,1374852,00.html?gusrc=rss   (437 words)

  
 Sweden Universities and Colleges - Study Abroad in Sweden
Sweden Universities and Colleges - Study Abroad in Sweden
Sweden is a very popular tourist and business destination.
Sweden is rich in history and culture, beautiful fields of snow, quaint rural villages, busy cities, beautiful mountain landscapes.
enteruniversity.com /abroad-swe.html   (130 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Universities in Sweden   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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