Presentation on theme: "THIS IS MALMÖ UNIVERSITY Founded 1998 24 000 students 1 500 employees Five multidisciplinary faculties: Faculty of Technology and Society Faculty of Culture."— Presentation transcript:
THIS IS MALMÖ UNIVERSITY Founded 1998 24 000 students 1 500 employees Five multidisciplinary faculties: Faculty of Technology and Society Faculty of Culture and Society Faculty of Health and Society Faculty of Odontology Faculty of Education and Society Offers 100 programmes and 500 single courses 20 programmes taught in English Turnover 1.2 Billion SEK
STUDENTS 24 000 students 2/3 of Malmö University’s students are female 1/3 of Malmö University’s students have a foreign background Are often from a home without higher educational traditions Are after graduation assigned or employed within their field of studies
STUDENT GRADUATIONS 52,7 % professional qualification 30,3 % bachelor degrees 9,0 % one-year master degrees 3,5 % higher education qualification 4,5 % master degrees Most common professional qualifications 49,5 % Bachelor of Arts in Education 13,0 % Bachelor of Science in Nursing 10,8 % Bachelor of Science in Social Work 6,4 % Bachelor of Science in Engineering 4,4 % Bachelor of Arts in Study and Career Guidance
RESEARCH Approximately 80 professors* Approximately 200 research students Research that makes the difference… Our ambition is for the University’s research to contribute to the development of a sustainable society. It is important that our research is well established in the surrounding society. * Malmö University has 38 percent of women professors. This means that we have the highest proportion of women professors in the country. Stockholms University falls in second place with 28 percent.
INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH Biofilms - Research Center for Biointerfaces Centre for Profession Studies (CPS) Malmö Institute for Studies of Sexology and Sexuality Studies The Centre for Work Life Studies (CTA) Institute for studies of Malmö History (IMH) Internet of Things and People Research Centre Malmö Institute for Studies of Migration, Diversity and Welfare (MIM) MEDEA Collaborative Media Initiative
MALMÖ Sweden’s third biggest city with a population of around 300,000. Average age group of Malmö citizens is 36 years. In Skåne the average age group is 40 years and in Sweden it is 41 years. Culturally diverse with around 170 nationalities. Previously a traditional industry city, now characterised by entrepreneurship and a skilled workforce. Linked with Copenhagen and the rest of Europe via the Öresund Bridge. In the population group 25-64 years, 46% of Malmö residents have a higher education. The overall proportion for Sweden is high at 40%. Source: Malmö Town