About us

Read about UKÄ and its mission. Find publications, contact information and latest news.

What we do

UKÄ (Swedish Higher Education Authority) is a government agency. Our operations comprise three main areas.

Head of UKÄ

The Swedish government has appointed Annika Pontén as deputy government head of UKÄ (Swedish Higher Education Autority). In August, Anders Söderholm, will assume the position as new director general.

Advisory Council

The Advisory Council is appointed by the Swedish government to advice the head of UKÄ (Swedish Higher Education Authority) in different matters.

News & events

Our latest news and events.


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About the website

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Press office

For media inquiries, please contact our press officers.

Contact us

How to contact Swedish Higher Education Authority: