A delegation from Uppsala University, Sweden will visit our department and
introduce its MSc and PhD programs. Please find the details below:
Event: Meeting on Further Studies at Uppsala University
Date: 20 October 2014 (Monday)
Venue: Rm4505 (lift 25/26), HKUST
Target: Open to all UGs
- Uppsala University
Uppsala University (founded in 1477) is the oldest university in Sweden and
Scandinavia. It is a research university associated with 8 Nobel Prize
laureates. There are faculties including Pharmacy, Arts, Law, Languages,
Education, Medicine, Science and Technology, Social Sciences and Theology.
- Department of Information Technology
The Department of Information Technology is a research oriented department
with connections with the industry. There are 280 employees and 3000
students. They offer 2-year master's programs in computer science as well
as specialized fields such as embedded systems.
- Student Life in Uppsala:
Uppsala is famous for its rich student life. Besides the Nobel Prize winner
annual lectures and academic ceremonies, Uppsala has various museums, music
festivals, the Walpurgis Night, and a culture of student nations.
- Some practical issues
The delegate will talk about the entry requirements, tuition fees, and
Registration Deadline: 17 October 2014 (Friday), 5:00pm