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GRADUAL RETURN TO ON-CAMPUS TEACHING THIS AUTUMN
On 1 June, the distance learning recommendation for universities and university colleges is lifted. Teaching and examinations can now gradually start to be held on campus to a larger extent, albeit under restrictions to reduce crowding and the risk of infection.
Karlstad University placed on world ranking
Times Higher Education are releasing their 2021 ranking of the best young universities. Karlstad University placed in the 201–250 range.
Times Higher Education ranks the world’s top universities that are 50 years old or younger. For the second consecutive year, Karlstad University has made the list.
Research with an impact on the pharmaceuticals of the future
This research will help make pharmaceutical development quicker and more cost-efficient.
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.
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.
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.