Research that makes a difference
The university’s research stems from six prioritised areas which are based on the needs of the educations as well as the surrounding society.
High scientific and artistic level is a matter of course, and the activities are characterised by cross-border work and approaches. Collaborations with external actors are an integrated part of our business. This is also a prerequisite for a continued development of the university’s ambitions of being a sustainable university and offering complete academic environments in all prioritised areas.
Resource Recovery is a strong research environment. Since 2010, 25 doctoral students have publicly defended their thesis.
Researchers at the University of Borås will now study the market for teacher skills development and they have chosen a somewhat different method; they will study invoices from three strategically selected municipalities.
The reusable sanitary pad named Spacerpad is one step closer to production.
This is currently the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme. The University of Borås participates in several of the projects. Read more.
How do frontline employees in retail react to and handle situations where the customer ignores them and instead looks at their mobile phone?
In 2019, she became Professor of Pedagogical Work at the University of Borås; she also started a major research project and swam 157 times.
Valuable contributions to the Swedish School of Library and Information Science will be honoured by the appointment of a new honorary doctor.
Lighter, stronger, more heat and weather resistant, cheaper to manufacture, less chemicals involved, and one hundred percent recyclable.