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: Advancing waters!
- 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 in 1977 out of the agricultural, forestry and veterinary university colleges, the Veterinary School at Skara and the Forestry School at Skinnskatteberg.