Address: Portalgatan 2A, Box 386, 75 106, Uppsala, Sweden
Phone Number: +46 18680060, Fax: +46 18680050
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Folkuniversitetet consists of five legally independent trusts (regional offices) with a total of over forty local branches throughout Sweden. The national office is located in Stockholm. Every year, Folkuniversitetet welcomes over 140,000 students to a variety of lectures, short courses or full-time study programs with duration of six months to two years. Folkuniversitetet receives a certain degree of public financial support, but most activities are financed by course fees from private individuals, businesses and organisations. Folkuniversitetet employs around 400 teachers on a full-time basis and a further 7,000 parttime. An administrative staff of some 500 people works with administration and development.

Quality Assurance in VET Folkuniversitetet Uppsala, as one of the educational organisations in Folkuniversitetet Sweden, has been certified according to ISO 9001:2000. The ISOquality certificate includes all training processes at Folkuniversititet, also VET.

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