Regarding the novel coronavirus: Due to the government's recommendations, the University of Borås has moved over to online instruction. This is valid until the end of the term on 7 June. Stay updated.

Campus Borås

Quick facts

Here are some quick facts about the University of Borås, a university with approximately 13 000 students and 757 staff members.

The University of Borås is organised within three faculties as well as one unit for the administrative support. The head of the university is Vice-Chancellor Mats Tinnsten.

Research activity at the university is conducted in six major fields. More information about our research can be found here. What's unique about research at the University of Borås is that it is conducted in cooperation with the business world, the cultural sphere and the public sector. Today, there are 52 professors and 88 doctoral students at the university. 

The University of Borås is entitled to award doctoral degrees within four areas; Library and Information Science, Resource Recovery, Textiles and Fashion (design as well as general) and The Human Perspective in Care.