Western International


Faculty & Students

  • 2 Western faculty members have received graduate or professional degrees from a university in Sweden
  • In 2016-17, 11 Western students travelled on exchange to Sweden, and 10 students from Sweden came to Western. 
  • In 2016-17, 3 graduate student from Sweden attended Western.


Between 2012 and 2016, Western researchers co-authored and published 225 articles, meeting abstracts, reviews, proceeding papers, editorial materials, or book chapters with researchers at Swedish institutions. Top five institutions with which collaborations occurred:

  • Karolinska Institutet
  • Lund University
  • Uppsala University
  • University of Gothenburg
  • Skåne University Hospital

Partner Institutions

  • Stockholm School of Economics
  • Stockholm University
  • Umeå University


  • 32 Western alumni are living in Sweden
  • Western alumna, Allison Daley, MSc’06, was awarded the 2015 Jan Bergström Young Geoscientist Award from The Geological Society of Sweden

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