The University of Borås has a strong focus on research within strong and enduring areas characterised by a close relationship between education and research.

The basis for the following education and research areas is strong multidisciplinary research programmes characterised by a high level of collaboration across discipline boundaries as well as a multidisciplinary approach.

Business and IT  Library and Information Science  Swedish Centre for Resource Recovery

Pedagogical work  Textiles and Fashion   The Human Perspective in Care