Folkuniversitetet (FU)

“Folkuniversitetet (FU) is a national non-profit Adult Education Association.  

It employs around 400 teachers on a full-time basis and a further 7,000 part-time. An administrative staff of some 500 people works with administration and development. Through the cooperation with other FU offices in Sweden, FU-Uppsala has a national coverage. Folkuniversitetet was registered in 1954 and is nowadays a leading organisation in Sweden in Adult Education and Lifelong learning (VET, sec education & LM trainings). 

Folkuniversitetet offers a wide range of adult education, both initial and continuous Vocational education and training, secondary education and labour market training.  


Its International Cooperation department has a significant background in working on Erasmus+ projects. It runs numerous internationally oriented activities such as language courses, courses abroad and projects with an international emphasis.”