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This applies to Karlstad University between 1 October and 7 November
From 1 October, the University Library and all rooms at the University can be fully utilised again. Regular on-campus teaching on University premises will start on 8 November, according to the already existing plan.
INFORMATION from Karlstad university regarding corona
Information about the University's positions, questions and answers, and other related to the coronavirus.
Karlstad University has more than 200 exchange agreements with universities in about 35 countries around the world. Each year we welcome approximately 250 international exchange students.
Karlstad University’s spot in international ranking consolidated
Karlstad University once again receives a ranking of 801-1000 in the Times Higher Education ranking.
Research with an impact on the pharmaceuticals of the future
This research will help make pharmaceutical development quicker and more cost-efficient.
Green bio-oil may come from an unexpected place
We receive district heating and electricity from cogeneration plants (also known as combined heat and power plants). In the future they might also produce bio-oil, which can be used as biofuel or replace fossil oil in the chemicals industry. According to a new study, Sweden’s combined cogeneration plants have the potential to produce more than 20 percent of the current energy requirement within the transport sector.
Industry 5.0 to promote innovation and sustainability in manufacturing
The EU programme titled Industry 5.0 aims to employ research and innovation to achieve a more sustainable and human-centric European industry. Some of the work within this initiative is carried out at Karlstad University. This week will see the installation of an industrial collaborative robot, which will not only increase the quality of our engineering courses and programmes but also strengthen the collaboration with industry partners within the project.
Research on cross-laminated timber
Karlstad University is working actively to develop its wood research and the research group, together with its partners, has in the last year received considerable funding from various funders to develop timber construction.
DAMI4.0 – NEW RESEARCH CENTRE POOLS EXPERTISE IN RED-HOT AREA
With DAMI4.0, Karlstad University will be ready to meet the industry’s demands for new technology.
Study and career guidance
Are you considering studying at Karlstad University? Our study and career counsellors can help you.
The Grants and Innovation Office (GIO) has the task of supporting research co-operation between the university and companies, organisations, and authorities.