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

Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences

Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Welcome to the Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences (NJ)

 

The Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences (NJ) is the largest of the four faculties at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU); with about 1,700 students and 1,100 employees, including 200 PhD students and 88 professors. The Faculty contains a wide range of disciplines spanning over agriculture, food and biotechnology to natural resources and environment.

The mission of the faculty is to advance and impart knowledge that will lead to management of our natural resources in an ecologically, socially and economically sustainable manner. More about the NJ faculty . . .

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Thematic Research to Benefit Society

Anna Schnürer i biogaslabbet. Foto: Jenny Svennås-Gillner, SLU.

The NJ Faculty and the industry provide research of the highest scientific quality and of benefit of society, through jointly financed and ambitious theme research programmes.

Read about five exciting theme research programmes.

Our Research Contributes to Solutions of Future Problems

Isolering av bakterier från malariamyggor. Foto: Jenny Svennås-Gillner, SLU.

NJ faculty research is relevant to both the present and the future. Our researchers are working to solve many of the problems that have an impact on climate, health and welfare.

Read about seven examples that contribute to solutions to future problems.


News

2016-02-04 -  Tagging Baltic Sea Cod
The Department of Aquatic Resources at SLU has a central role in a new research project that will improve the management of the Baltic Sea cod.
2016-01-25 -  SLU ranked 6th Worldwide by THE
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) is ranked by the Times Higher Education as the sixth best in the world among the smaller universities.
2016-01-21 -  New Pro Vice-Chancellor at SLU
On March 21, Erik Fahlbeck starts as the new Pro Vice-Chancellor for extension at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Erik Fahlbeck is currently Director and Head of Research at the Ministry...
2016-01-19 -  Great increase in applications to Master’s programmes
SLU’s international Master’s programmes seem to have sparked an interest among prospective new students around the world.
 
Page updated: 2014-07-02. Page editor: li.gessbo@slu.se

Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences • njfak@slu.se 
P.O.Box 7082, SE-750 07 Uppsala, Sweden • Tel. +46 18 67 10 00 • Org.Reg.No: 202100-2817