Staf Analytics & Reports

Staf Analytics compiles and presents facts about academic Stockholm. We observe changes and trends that are important for Stockholm as an academic region. Staf Analytics reports are regularly made available for download.


Key figures universities in Stockholm

The academy plays a vital part in the development of Stockholm and has a decisive role in the prospering and welfare of society. The academy is also an industry employing 20.000 people, has an annual turnover of 18.5 billion SEK (about 2.1 billion dollars 26/6/17) and is currently educating almost 100.000 students at bachelor, master and doctoral level.

Students and employees

In Stockholm there are 18 universities attracting a total number of almost 100.000 students. About 91.100 study at bachelor or master level, and 5.500 at doctoral level. In total, 20.200 people are employed at the higher education institutions. Around 9.300 belongs to the research and teaching staff and of them 1.700 are full professors.

Doctoral students
Research and teaching staff

International students in Stockholm

Approximately 9.300 international students come to Stockholm every year. That is about 10% of all students. The largest foreign student groups come from Germany, Finland, China, France, India, Italy, Spain, Greece and the United States.

International students
of all students

Incoming international students

Outgoing students from Stockholm’s universitites

Reports download

Staf Analytics reports for download.

Report | 20 Aug 2018

International student mobility in Stockholm 2016/2017

Nearly 9,300 international students studied at Stockholm’s 18 universities and colleges during the academic year 2016/2017. This means that the increase of international students persists, although during the academic year there was a cautious increase of 2% compared with the previous year.

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Do you have questions about our statistics? Please contact Brita Lundström, Senior Analyst at Stockholm Academic Forum.

Brita Lundström

Brita Lundström

Senior Analyst
Phone: +46 8-674 77 70
Mobile: +46 73-270 43 58