Linköping University (in Swedish: Linköpings universitet, LiU) is a public university in Linköping, Sweden. Linköping University was granted full university status in 1975 and is now one of Sweden’s larger academic institutions. Education, research and PhD training are the mission of four faculties: Arts and Sciences, Educational Sciences, Medicine and Health Sciences, and the Institute of Technology. In order to facilitate interdisciplinary work, there are 12 large departments combining knowledge from several disciplines and often belonging under more than one faculty. Linköping University emphasises dialogue with the surrounding business sphere and the community at large, both in terms of research and education. In 2018, Linköping University was home to 32,000 students and 4,000 employees.
Faculties at Linköping University, Sweden
- Faculty of Arts and Sciences (Filosofiska fakulteten)
- Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (Medicinska fakulteten/Hälsouniversitetet) and Linköping University Hospital
- Linköping Institute of Technology (Linköpings tekniska högskola)
- Faculty of Educational Sciences (Utbildningsvetenskap)