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Search pressure continues to increase | 2012 |

Prior to the spring semester 2013, the number of applicants for Mid Sweden University's courses and programs was record-high. In total, 14 650 people applied - an increase of 30 percent compared to...

Sudden increase in the number of degrees | 2005 |

Statistics can be interpreted in many ways. In 2005, for example, we could see that the number of students who graduated from Mid Sweden University had suddenly increased to 1557, which was about 2...

Should it be this difficult? | 2015 |

The name "Mitthögskolan" follows the school even 10 years after the university became a university. In 2014, the name "Mitthögskolan" was used in 61 articles online, mostly typing errors. There are...

The Educational Strategy for 2011-2015

If you want to be the best at cooperating with working life, it is not enough to send students on work placements. And if you want to be the best at e-learning, you have to dare to challenge old...

Konkurrenslyftet Begins | 2010 |

“Shadow a Student” was one of many highly appreciated activities during the Konkurrenslyftet project, which was intended to encourage more upper secondary school students to continue their studies ...

Was Jesus Married? | 2013 |

“Jesus said to them: ‘My wife…’” The text on an antique papyrus fragment has caused a great stir all over the world. Was the man married?

ETOUR is Founded – With Record Support | 1997 |

In 1997, Mid Sweden University College started the first Scandinavian tourism research institute, ETOUR. Here, outgoing research at a high level is carried out – which will be of use for both socie...

The Research Strategy for 2012-2016

On page 2 of Mid Sweden University’s Research Strategy for 2012-2016, it states, among other things, that “the research at Mid Sweden University should be of high academic quality and be relevant t...

The Risk and Crisis Research Centre Opens | 2010 |

“Bringing excellence together” is the motto of Mid Sweden University’s Risk and Crisis Research Centre (RCR). At the opening in 2010, national and international contacts in the field were invited –...

The “Talking” Paper | 2007 |

“Talking” paper with embedded digital information – that you need only touch for sound to flow out of printed speakers. The information technology of the future was already here in 2007!

Online Research Centre is Founded | 2005 |

How can the earth’s resources be saved by more things being connected to the Internet? That is an issue Professor Mattias O’Nils and his colleagues at the research centre STC look into.

To Choose One’s Own Path

Mid Sweden University has evolved well during its years a full university. That is the opinion of Pia Sandvik, who was the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the university between 2002 and 2005, and who later...

The Teacher Education Begins in | 1842 |

Härnösand and Mid Sweden University have a long educational heritage, which goes as far back as 1842. In the beginning, the teacher education lasted for one year, but five years later, it was...

Two New Exciting Programmes | 2009 |

2009 was the year when Mid Sweden University got two new, exciting programmes: the Criminology Programme and the Risk and Crisis Management Programme.

First batch of psychology students | 2008 |

After a two-and-a-half year long process, Mid Sweden University finally got its own Psychology programme, which was a source of relief and happiness to everyone involved. The following year, the...

Skarp Åre starts | 2008 |

In order to strengthen Mid Sweden University’s profile in the fields of tourism, winter sports and outdoor life, Skarp Åre was started. The one-year education was popular and it was offered by the...

The Summer University is Born | 2012 |

In the beginning, the Summer University was a faculty project within the education strategy, but the result was such a success that it soon became a part of the regular activities at the university.

Strengths for the Future

Aside from being the President of the Swedish Sports Confederation, Karin Mattsson Weijber has also been a member of the Mid Sweden University Board since 2007. This means that she has been on the...

To develop the modern university

Anders Söderholm has been the Vice-Chancellor of Mid Sweden University since 2008 – that is seven out of the first ten years. Here, he talks about his view on the future development of the universi...

Third Time Lucky! | 2003 |

Around the turn of the century, Mid Sweden University made some important investments in additional professors, doctoral students and doctoral studies. The third application for full university...

Miun Innovation opens | 2009 |

– Not all ideas result in a company. It is just as important that the researchers and students develop as entrepreneurs, and that they learn to let loose their drive and creativity, says Juliana...

10 years in seven minutes | 2015 |

The film summarizes a part of all that has happened during our ten years as a university. It begins with a message from biathlete and honorary doctor Magdalena Forsberg, who sends us a greeting fro...

Anders Södergren on Skiing and Studies | 2010 |

At Campus Östersund, we are spoilt when it comes to seeing the world elite of cross-country skiing. They study for exams, have a coffee, go roller skating, study some more… It is all work and no...

FSCN is Started by Myat Htun | 1999 |

Forest, forest, forest. In Mid Sweden University region, there are plenty of forests. Therefore, it is logical that the hub of forest industrial research, FSCN, is located here. The research centre...