Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet

A broad-based university

SLU is a university that is broad based both geographically and scientifically. Here you can find different facts about SLU, how we are organised, where we are located and how we are ranked in university rankings.

SLU:s rektor Peter Högberg. Foto: Jenny Svennås-Gillner

Science and education for sustainable life

SLU develops the knowledge about how to use natural, biological land and water resources in a sustainable manner.

Education, research and environmental monitoring and assessment are pursued at some thirty locations all over the country. The main campuses are Alnarp, Umeå and Uppsala.

Uppsala is where the university management is situated, headed by Vice-Chancellor Peter Högberg (picture).