Celebrate with us
During its 40 years, SLU has become an internationally renowned university. We challenge ideas, highlight sustainability issues and search for solutions to global problems. We would like to celebrate our anniversary with you during 2017.
Curious about SLU?
If you want to learn more about animal life, nature, cultivation, ecology, urban planning, future foods and many other vital research fields, take the opportunity to visit us during our anniversary weeks this autumn of 2017.
Please note that even though most activities will be held in Swedish, some events may partially be in English. See the calendar for more information.
- 11 Sep – 11 Oct SLU 40 år Exhibition: Vattnet kommer!
- 11 Sep SLU 40 år Open seminar in Umeå about SLU´s history
- 12 Sep SLU 40 år SLU day in Umeå
- 13 Sep SLU 40 år EMA conference 2017: climate change
- 18 Sep SLU 40 år Open seminar in Alnarp about SLU´s history
- 20 Sep SLU 40 år SLU day in Alnarp
- 20 Sep – 21 Sep SLU 40 år Agri4D 2017
- 25 Sep SLU 40 år Open seminar in Uppsala about SLU´s history
- 27 Sep SLU 40 år SLU day in Uppsala
- 30 Sep SLU 40 år Open Campus Ultuna
- 6 Oct SLU 40 år Lectures by this year's honorary doctors
- 7 Oct SLU 40 år Doctoral award ceremony 2017
- 23 Nov SLU 40 år A world class doctoral education – how do we get there?
1977 - 2017
SLU was founded on 1 July 1977 when three university colleges merged to create the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences.