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Faculty of Science and Technology

Our Faculty has 3 300 full-time students, 1 000 employees, and a strong research. The eleven departments of the faculty comprises research and education within architecture, biology, chemistry, computing science, industrial design, mathematics, physics, educational science, and technology.

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(Updated 27 January 2022)

Latest news

Clouds devour electricity

New research collaboration between Umeå University and Ericsson Research Data Center.

Another startup on the AI top list

Another startup company based in Umeå University has qualified for the AI ​​top list.

MIMS Spotlight Series: Nora meets Björn Schröder

Björn Schröder is group leader at MIMS and researches the interaction between diet and gut microbiota.

Data science can contribute to a more sustainable world

Dong Wang has explored how data science can be used to gain better environmental process control strategies.

Climate Impacts Research Centre receives donation of SEK 2 million

A private individual has chosen to bequeath two million kronor to climate research at Umeå University.

Curiosum is open during the Christmas break with evening film shows in the dome theatre

Do you feel like leaving the quiet corner of your home during the Christmas break and activate your family?

Latest features

New associate professors at Umeå School of Architecture

Newly recruited associate professors from four countries strengthen Umeå School of Architecture.

Visiting professor André de Roos shakes up established ideas in theoretical ecology

Mathematicians call him ecologist, ecologists a mathematician. André is a comfortable interdisciplinaire.

Chemistry students study molecules in a VR environment

Through VR glasses, students can twist and turn molecular models and see chemical reactions in 3D.

Related information

Science outreach events

Umeå University researchers disseminate their research outside the University through various events.

Collaborate with us

Our faculty works actively to develop its interaction with the surrounding community.