Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

This is SLU

SLU (Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet – Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) is a university with a clearly defined role in society: to take responsibility for the development of learning and expertise in areas concerning biological resources and biological production.

This responsibility stretches over the wide-ranging fields of agriculture, forestry and food industry to environmental questions, veterinary medicine and biotechnology. A comprehensive viewpoint, inter-disciplinary approach and applicability are keywords in SLU's research and teaching and in the contacts with industry and society.

University activities are spread between several departments in four faculties:

  • Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science,
  • Faculty of Natural Resources and Agriculture Sciences,
  • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science and
  • Faculty of Forest Sciences.

A total of 3 080 people are currently employed at the university.

SLU offers a broad spectrum of educational programmes and single subjects courses. About 3 900 undergraduates and 720 postgraduate students are enrolled at SLU.

Main campuses are located at Alnarp, Skara, Ultuna and Umeå. Research and teaching activities are carried out throughout the country.

Organisation

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Page updated: 2014-01-15. Page editor: webbredaktionen@slu.se

SLU, the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, has its main locations in Alnarp, Skara, Umeå and Uppsala.
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