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University of Gothenburg

The University of Gothenburg is one of Sweden’s most popular universities, with both breadth and depth in research and education. Teachers, researchers, administrative staff, and students all work together for a sustainable and inclusive society.

The University of Gothenburg is a multidisciplinary university that dates back to 1891. They have a large number of research centres of expertise that span across several academic disciplines.

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"Everyone's opinion matter."


The University of Gothenburg’s vision ‘A University for the World’ expresses the University of Gothenburg striving to be an international university that takes responsibility for the development of society and contributes to a sustainable world.

A researcher at the University of Gothenburg


There are job opportunities at the University of Gothenburg for teachers, researchers and for administration staff. There are also Master’s and PHD student opportunities. 

Learn more about careers at the University of Gothenburg

"This is where I can get my future."
  • 55,000

    Students in Gothenburg.

  • 6,600

    employees in Gothenburg.