University of Borås
|Högskolan i Borås|
|Motto||Vetenskap för profession|
Motto in English
|Science for the professions|
|Rector||Prof. Björn Brorström|
|Total 723 (2015), 433 lecturers (55 % PhD)|
|Students||appr. 12.400 (6.026 full-time, 2015)|
|Location|| Borås, Sweden|
|Website||University of Borås|
The University of Borås (UB) is a Swedish university college in the city of Borås. It was founded in 1977 and has around 13 000 students.
- Faculty of Textiles, Engineering and Business
- Faculty of Caring Science, Work Life and Social Welfare
- Faculty of Librarianship, Information, Education and IT
The University of Borås is a modern university located in the centre of the city. UB has 13 000 students and 700 employees. Several of our study programmes can only be found here with us and this attracts students from all over Sweden.
As of July 1, 2014 the University is organised within three faculties: Faculty of Textiles, Engineering and Business, Faculty of Caring Science, Work Life and Social Welfare and Faculty of Librarianship, Information, Education and IT.
The University offers courses and study programmes within the areas of: Library and Information Science, Business and Informatics, Fashion and Textile Studies, Behavioural and Education Sciences, Engineering and Health Sciences
Our research is organised in six areas: Business and IT, The Human Perspective in Care, Library and Information Science, Swedish Centre for Resource Recovery, Teacher Education and Education Work and Textiles and Fashion (design and general). We are entitled to award doctoral degrees within three of these areas; Library and Information Science, Resource Recovery, The Human Perspective in Care and Textiles and Fashion (design and general).
Together with the business sphere as well as the public sector we manage education and research of high international quality and social relevance. We call it “Science for the professions” and it influences everything that we do. The administrative support at the University is organised within Professional Services.
University of Borås is a member of the European University Association, EUA. EUA represents and supports higher education institutions in 46 countries, providing them with a unique forum to cooperate and keep abreast of the latest trends in higher education and research policies.
布罗斯大学（瑞典语为Högskolan i Borås）位于瑞典布罗斯，建成于1977年，是瑞典的一所公立大学院。布罗斯大学是一所拥有6个系的现代化大学院，包括图书馆教育与情报学系，商务和信息学系，时装及纺织学系，行为学和教育科学系及该工程和卫生科学系。该校处在布罗斯的市中心，现有11800名在校生和600名员工。布罗斯大学提供工业，生物科技，经济学，信息技术，教育学，工程学，护理学等学位的学习，同时也是瑞典图书管理员的培养基地。另外，得益于布罗斯市纺织业悠久的历史，布罗斯大学时装及纺织学系因而有着不错的实力，该系位于一座古老的纺织工厂里，因此其学生有着得天独厚的条件实地使用纺织机和制作纺织品。布罗斯大学还开设了商业法律，设计及管理方面的课程。布罗斯大学正努力向以专业为中心的研究性大学进军，同时也为成为瑞典第四大警察学院而奋斗。