Being one of the younger universities in Sweden, Halmstad University is defined by forward-thinking and an innovative perspective on education as well as on research. Halmstad University actively participates in the development of society through collaboration with both industry and the public sector.
We conduct education and research within two focus areas, Health Innovation and Smart Cities and Communities, with a basis in three doctoral education areas: Information Technology, Innovation Sciences, and Health and Lifestyle. Master programmes within Engineering and Technology, Informatics, Business and Economics, Natural and Environmental Science, Healthcare and Social Science are offered for international students.
If you choose to study with us, you will receive a modern education, characterised by creativity, gender equality, non-hierarchy and new teaching methods. Sweden is ranked one of the most innovative countries in the world and at Halmstad University we place extra emphasis on creating an innovative environment where you are allowed to grow.
We have lecturers who dare to think outside the box, alternative study environments and high-tech labs that help you gain new perspectives – regardless of what you choose to study. No one knows what the future will hold, but we can help you prepare you for participating in and further advancing this development.
Great challenges demand new ways of thinking. Together, we create the future – study at an innovative University, where different perspectives meet.