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The green transition takes place here

In the coming years, multi-billion sums are invested in Norrbotten and Västerbotten in large projects linked to the green transition. Luleå University of Technology is involved in several of these highly current research projects and we also have a wide range of educations to match the skills that are demanded.

Birgitta Bergvall-Kåreborn, Vice-Chancellor at Luleå University of Technology.  Photo: Tomas Bergman
"The University has an important role for the supply of skills"

Vice-Chancellor Birgitta Bergvall-Kåreborn

Photo: Tomas Bergman
Materials of the future in a new technology lab

The lab is capable of characterizing solid materials at an extremely detailed level in 2D/3D/4D. Here the researchers hope to create groundbreaking research with significance for, among other things, the green transition.

Photo: Tomas Bergman
New foundation for sustainable transformation of the mining industry

LKAB donates SEK 200 million to a recently formed foundation with the aim of promoting research and education related to sustainable mining, at Luleå University of Technology.

Wants to attract more people to northern Sweden

MindDig, a new talent recruitment platform, has been launched to create a national and international interest in job opportunities and development in the north.

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SUN – Natural resources for sustainability transitions

The initiative SUN focuses on the assets in the form of ore, forests and water, which are of central importance for realizing the social transformation needed to achieve the UN sustainable development goals

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Sustainable material use in a connected and circular economy

Peter Carlsson
Peter Carlsson
"We will need a large amount of young, energetic, smart chemists"

Peter Carlsson, founder and CEO of Northvolt.

Our programmes

We offer a wide range of educational programmes

Areas of excellence in research and innovation

Our research aims to provide the conditions and tools for building an attractive and sustainable society.

"I am ready to move to the north immediately"

Hicham Baammi studies the commissioned education that Luleå University of Technology has developed with Northvolt and the Swedish Public Employment Service.

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