University West in Trollhättan is a modern university which offers education collaborating with work-life in an attractive and modern study environment. There are about 12,000 students at University West and about 600 employees. We offer international programmes at both the bachelor’s and master’s level in a range of fields across the social sciences, engineering and IT. We also offer preparatory English programmes for international students.
Trollhättan is home to a number of high-tech companies. One of the best known is GKN Aerospace and SAAB. An exciting part of Trollhättan´s proud industrial history is the film industry, with entrepreneurs within media and film production. Trollhättan’s many companies along with its roles as a regional transport hub make us an important player in the regional labour market.