Living in Uppsala
Uppsala is the fourth biggest city in Sweden and is located only an hour away from Stockholm. Uppsala offers a vibrant city life with many cafes, pubs and great shopping areas, while at the same time the city is close to different parks and outdoor areas which gives the people living in Uppsala a sense of calm. As you walk through the streets of city, you will see the history surrounding you in terms of the sights and the cathedral. As one of Sweden’s most popular, Uppsala has been characterised by its happy students and rich culture. Therefore, the city offers many entertaining events and a great atmosphere.
Uppsala is a university city with many exciting programmes at Uppsala University. There are many organisations and firms run by students because of this. Most the students live in the area around and in Uppsala’s city centre.