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Nordic countries start new Master’s in social work

Nordic countries start new Master’s  in social work

Education An international two-year Master in Social Work and Welfare within a Nordic Perspective will start this autumn. Umeå will be one of three Nordic universities hosting the degree programme.


En route to a sustainable university district

Biking through Campus Umeå.SUSTAINABILITY Time-saving cycle superhighway, chargeable cargo bikes and an out of the ordinary bus stop sluice that attaches to the bus. In the next few years, a great deal of climate smart actions will take place on campus — and this autumn, you can participate by sharing your best ideas.

Calendar of Events

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Researcher's blog

Stina Jansson, forskare vid Umeå universitet.Stina Jansson is senior lecturer at the Department of Chemistry and visiting researcher at NASAs lab at Kennedy Space Center in Florida in the project Trash to Gas. Read more about the project and Stina's experiences at NASA in her blog.

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Finding accommodation

A top priority for new students in Umeå is to secure a place to live. In order to proceed with accommodation arrangements, it is important to understand what type of housing is right for you.

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