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UID Ranked as Best Design School for 3rd consecutive year

UID Ranked as Best Design School for 3rd consecutive year

Excellence For the third year in a row, Umeå Institute of Design (UID) at Umeå University has been ranked as the best design school in Europe, North and South America by the organization Red Dot.


ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

ALS researchers at Umeå University accepted the "Ice Bucket Challenge" with the intention of raising awareness for the neurodegenerative disorder.
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International Student Guidebook

Welcome to Umeå University! You are about to embark on exciting journey in your educational career.

We have created this guidebook to help you along the way.

2014/15 International Student Guidebook