Karlstad University

  • EURAXESS Centre
  • Coverage Area: Regional
  • Universitetsgatan 2
  • Karlstad, 65188
  • Sweden


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  • Accommodation
  • Career Development
  • Day care, schooling & family related issues
  • Departure conditions/formalities
  • Entry conditions/visas
  • Health insurance
  • Job opportunities
  • Medical care
  • Pension rights
  • Research Landscape
  • Research funding opportunities
  • Taxation/salaries
  • Work permit

Karlstad University has consolidated its position as a mid-sized and innovative higher education institution with stable and controlled growth.  The interpersonal relationship is important and participation and engagement are characteristics of the University. We give priority to quality and enjoy a good reputation among students, staff and the wider community. The close interaction between research, education and external partners is notable in all university activities. All members of teaching staff pursue research and all researchers teach. The University is imbued with various forms of cultural expression.



+46 54-700 1959