Welcome to Karlstad university!
Karlstad - the student city
Karlstad has enjoyed the reputation of being a friendly and hospitable city for a long time and now ranks as one of the best student cities in Sweden.
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.
Underestimated health risks with mixtures of chemicals
We are exposed to cocktails of man-made chemicals in our everyday life, and the health risks are often undersestimated, says the EU Horizon 2020 EDC-MixRisk project.
Sustainable pellet production saving lives
Globally, more deaths are caused by air pollution at home than malaria, HIV and tuberculosis put together. The world needs more efficient energy systems based on renewable raw material.
Unique study on gaming and English vocabulary learning
The study also concludes that the time played is more important than the type of game played for predicting vocabulary scores.
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.