The University of Borås (UB) is a modern university located in the centre of the city. Several of our educations can only be found here with us and this attracts students from all over Sweden.

Our research is organised in six areas:

  • Business and IT
  • Integrated Nursing Science
  • Library and Information Science
  • Resource Recovery
  • Teacher and Education Work
  • Textiles and Fashion (design and general)

We are entitled to award doctoral degrees within three of these areas; Library and Information Science, Resource Recovery and Textiles and Fashion (design and general).


501 90 Borås


+46-33 435 40 00

Head of public authority (President/Vice-Chancellor/CEO/DG):

Mats Tinnsten


Press contact


Ida Borenstein


+46-33 435 40 84

Cell phone:

+e46-709 240142