SLU – Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Sweden’s only university of agricultural sciences, with a focus on sustainability
What is the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) best known for?
SLU brings a sustainable Swedish perspective to the study of biological natural resources. Aside from our unique academic focus, we’re known for high graduate employability, one of Sweden’s highest teacher-to-student ratios, and our vibrant and historical campuses, now updated with brand new, modern facilities.
What kind of programmes does SLU offer?
Our programmes are unique and based on our strengths and profile areas: a bio-based economy and environment, health and quality of life. Management of Fish and Wildlife Populations, Soil and Water Management and Outdoor Environments for Health and Well-being are a few examples of international master’s programmes at SLU.
What’s the alumni network like?
We have an established alumni network throughout Sweden and alumni are active within the agricultural, environmental and food sectors.
What are ties to local industry like?
Many SLU graduates work within the agricultural, environmental and food sectors. FAO, the European Commission, Lantmännen Agricultural Cooperative, WWF and many more are examples of where our alumni are today.