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Umeå Institute of Design ranked no 1 in the world – again

Umeå Institute of Design ranked no 1 in the world – again

Excellence For the second year in a row, Umeå Institute of Design is listed number one on the two top ranking institutes for product design educations in the world – Red Dot and iF.


Sharing city collaboration started in Umeå

Sharing city collaboration started in Umeå

Sustainability The project Sharing City Umeå wants to build trust among the citizens of Umea by making them share, borrow and rent more from each other, and thereby jointly create added value for a sustainable development.

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Think – an inquisitive magazine

ThinkThe Arctic is the theme of the latest issue of Think.Read Think 2017


Erasmus 30 Years

Dieter Müller, Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Research, speaks about the opportunities that the Erasmus exchange programme has given to so many students and its importance for mobility in Europe.

From Erasmus to Eramus+