Welcome to a high-class research environment

At the Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural resources engineering at LTU you find a creative, innovative and productive research environment. We work in close collaboration with industry, public stakeholders and the local community. This results in interesting opportunities for you as a PhD student.

The Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural resources engineering has approximately 350 employees, approx. 200 PhDs divided into 23 research subjects. Our staff consists of scientists from 50 nations with high national and international standard.. A number of our subjects and departments are ranked as the best in Sweden.

If you are passionate about research and want to pursue a career in a stimulating environment, we can help you realize your goals.

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Published: 19 October 2012

Updated: 27 February 2015


Luleå University of Technology is experiencing strong growth with world-leading competence in several areas of research. Our research is conducted in close cooperation with companies such as Bosch, Ericsson, Scania, LKAB, SKF and leading international universities. Luleå University of Technology has a total turnover of SEK 1.6 billion per year. We currently have 1,700 employees and 15,000 students.


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