Find out more about Uppsala, public transport and tourist information.

Living in Sweden

Uppsala Student Union – Links about living in Sweden
On the Student Union website there is a lot of useful information for both Guest researchers  and Students about life in Sweden. Here you can find links for banks, health care, insurance and more.



Swedish Immigration Board
The Swedish Migration Board is the authority which receives applications from people wishing to visit or settle in Sweden

Tax Office
The Swedish tax office

Uppsala Municipality
Official site for the city and municipality of Uppsala.

The International Office
It is their role to help exchange students

Student Services (In Swedish)
They can help other international students and with all other student administration related matters. You can email them at

Uppsala Student Union
The Student Union has a wide range of services including printing, copying, fax, internet and also staff including an international officer and an equity officer


About Uppsala and Public Transportation

The website of Akademihotellet

Uppsala Tourism
A site in many languages with a great deal of information about things happening in Uppsala (the town) and Upland (the county)

Uppsala Buses (Upplands lokaltrafik)
Local public transport.  It is much more economical to buy a bus card.

Swedish Rail (SJ)
National train network

About Sweden

Swedish Dictionary
The Institute for Language and Folklore has created this great online Swedish/English dictionary
Uppsala Concert and Congress Hall
A newly built concert hall that has a huge range of musical events in all styles

More about Swedish culture
From the Swedish Tourist Board


Student life in Uppsala

Student nations are organizations for students at Uppsala University. Kuratorskonventet is the organization for cooperation between Uppsala’s 13 nations

The Nation Guide (only in Swedish)
Find out what’s on in all of Uppsala’s Student Nations. Fika, pub, lunch, dinner, clubs, concerts and gasque and much more.
The site where you can register to the nations and student unions in Uppsala

Valborg – Last of April
The official website of  the biggest student event and local festival of the year – 30th of April.


Tourist information, concerts and entertainment in Uppsala

Destination uppsala
Updated information about local events

The Regina Theater

Uppsala Municipal Theatre

Uppsala Concert and Congress Hall
An newly built concert hall that has a huge range of musical events in all styles



Swimming and recreation center

Friskis och Svettis
Exercise and gym

Campus 1477
Exercise and gym




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