Borås University, A unique, modern university located for Swedish commerce in the centre of the Borås city.
The University of Borås has approximately 12 000 students and just over 700 employees. Also the university is known for its unique educational offerings, including some programmes that are only offered here. We’re particularly well-known for our School of Textiles, offering unique degree programmes and performing world-leading research within textile technology and design. Our research into the conversion of waste to energy at the Swedish Centre for Resource Recovery is also renowned.
The university offers courses and study programmes within the areas of:
Library and Information Science
Behavioural and Education Sciences
Business and Informatics
Fashion and Textile Studies
Borås is strategically located between Stockholm and Gothenburg, which is one reason why it’s home to 11,500 companies in a wide range of sizes and sectors. Well-known companies located here include Ericsson, Volvo Bus Corporation, Parker Hannifin and H&M.