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Kristianstad University, Kristianstad

  Hogskolan Kristianstad , SE-291 88, Kristianstad, Sweden,
Established: 1977



Courses Offered

Bachelor Degree :

  • computer science and engineering
  • Software Development
  • Masters Degree :

  • Sustainable Water Management
  • Integrative Health Science
  • Business Administration spezialising in International Business and Marketing
  • Computer Science with Specialization in Embedded Systems
  • Institute Brief

    Kristianstad University was founded in 1977. Today there are about 13,000 students at the campus, situated just 10 minutes from the town centre. On the campus you have access to inspiring meeting places and a wide range of services within a short walking distance.

    Kristianstad municipality has a wonderful Biosphere Reserve known as Vattenriket, the Kingdom of water. Naturum, a newly-built nature centre, is situated close to the town centre and provides a number of displays illustrating the great biodiversity of the region. Here you can also enjoy beautiful views over a cup of coffee.

    Kristianstad is situated within an easy reach of Europe by air or by train. High-speed trains connect Kristianstad to Kastrup Airport, Copenhagen and Malmö. You can reach Malmö by train in one hour and Copenhagen within one and a half hours. You can thus enjoy the vibrant life of Malmö and Copenhagen whenever you want. Kristianstad airport offers direct flights to Stockholm, and other cities.

    In all parts of Kristianstad you can easily move by bike or on foot; there are plenty of trails that allow you to experience the beautiful landscape of the area. There are many opportunities to enjoy outdoor activities as canoeing, trekking and climbing; the area is well known also for the numerous beaches.