At Karlstad University research is pursued in traditional academic disciplines as well as in multi-disciplinary fields in response to societal needs.
Exciting research projects relating to traditional academic subjects or multidisciplinary research environments and research groups are always in progress in the Faculty of Health, Science and Technology.
The Faculty hosts several research centres and offers doctoral programmes in different fields. More details are available in our research database.
Karlstad University has appointed the faculty's Computer Science as an research group of excellence and the research groups CMM and NRRV as two of the strong groups at the University.
Computer Science is the study of both the theorethical and the practical aspects of software development. Read more at Computer Science
VIPP the industrial graduate school where industry, academia and research act in synergy
VIPP stands for values created in fibre based processes and products and is a multidisciplinary industrial graduate school. It is based on a close collaboration between companies mainly involved in the forest industry, Chemical Engineering, Energy and Environmental Technology as well as the Service Research Center (CTF) and the Paper Surface Center (PSC) at Karlstad University.