Luleå is a city of learning. There are two campuses: Luleå University of Technology (LTU) and Luleå Gymnasieby.
Each year, new students come to Luleå from throughout Sweden and the world. LTU is Scandinavia's northernmost university of technology. There are 19,000 students and a broad range of study and degree programmes. As a student in Luleå, you'll have many opportunities for combining study and a wealth of cultural and outdoor leisure activities. Here, you're close to some of Scandinavia's best ski slopes, as well as a broad range of cultural and music events. Luleå is a great place for cycling, and distances are short. In other words, when you're not studying, you'll find it easy to discover all the city has to offer.
A lot to choose from
All secondary-school programmes are offered at Luleå Gymnasieby. Other schools include Luleå include NTIgymnasiet, Norrlands Entreprenörsgymnasium, Vuxenutbildningen and Sunderby folkhögskola, and various labour-market training programmes are also offered. Luleå also has a Riksbasketgymnasium (national basketball secondary school) for young players who wish to combine studies with basketball at the elite level. Whether you live in Boden, Piteå or Älvsbyn, you are free to apply for secondary-school programmes via Fyrkantssamarbetet.
Original Luleå Story
Personal stories from the citizens of Luleå. They are about the archipelago, sports, culture and everyday life as it is in the heart of northern Sweden.