Örebro University

Örebro University offers many different opportunities for international people looking to study or research in Sweden. Every year, we receive hundreds of new students from around the world - each of them contribute to a globally-conscious campus that offers a highly-rewarding, personal study experience that helps you to find your future.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (3)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (2)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)

About

History

Örebro University has its roots in the higher education which was established in Örebro during the 1960s. In 1977, Örebro University College was established through a merger of the Uppsala University branch in Örebro, the Preschool Teaching Seminary, the College of Physical Education and Sport Science, and the College of Social Sciences. Örebro University was founded in 1999.

Education

Örebro University currently ranks among the top 400 universities in the world according to Times Higher Education 2021. For a few years now, we have also been included on the Shanghai ranking (ARWU) and most recently on the Leiden ranking. Close ties between teaching and learning, research and collaboration, are the mutual starting points for all activities. We offer many attractive professional degree programmes in, among others, medicine, psychology, law and engineering. The university has strong research within medicine, psychology, environmental science and computer science.

Research

Örebro University’s research spans no less than 36 different subjects, across the humanities and social sciences, medicine and health, and science and technology fields. Örebro University is second in Sweden in terms of having research related to the United Nation’s global sustainable development goals.

Career

84 per cent graduate employability (national), roles within the fields of research and further study are often available to master’s graduates.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2021

GSSA 2021

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2021. Universities with a score above 4.0 (out of 5) in any of the 8 award categories, receive Badges of Excellence. Congratulations!

Learn more about the Global Student Satisfaction Awards

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2022
401 -50
2021
351
2020
351
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2021
601
2020
601 200
2019
801
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2022
-
2021
693 -5
2020
688
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

  • Student Centre
  • International Office
  • Admissions Office
  • Housing Office

Housing services

  • On-campus accommodation – rooms with kitchenette and en-suite.
  • Approx. €350-€400/month.

Library services

The Main Library at Campus Örebro is a two-storey building and has many individual study spots, student computer workstations, and group study rooms. The library holds two copies of all obligatory course books used at the university. There is also a reference copy that can be taken out on day loan.

ICT services

On-site IT support with IT office that supports students with technical queries.

Medical services

Local healthcare centres and on-campus support services.

Student Life

Campus life

Two campus locations, both located near the city centre. On-campus facilities include shops, restaurants and a student gym.

Sports facilities

Campus gym, numerous sporting activities and clubs, track and field facilities and sports courts and pitches.

Student clubs

Societies for arts and media, clubs and associations for faculties and international students. Students can join the Student Union and participation in campus activities.

Accreditation

  • AACSB
  • EMOS

Student Reviews

Master study at the heart of Sweden
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Örebro University is well located right in the middle of Sweden, quite convenient for domestic travel between 2 biggest cities in the Northern and Southern. Concentrated facilities, easy to reach for all students. Örebro is also on top of the most biking-friendly city in Sweden then students can save money meant for public transportation and discover the city, access...

Örebro University
Provided by ESN rated 4 out of 5 stars

The University is without doubt challenging and supportive! Which a University should be like.

Financial support
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I have good experience both in theoretical and practical part.

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