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Vice-Chancellor Johan Schnürer

Vice-Chancellor Johan Schnürer blogs about the university

Record number of applications, increased research funding and spring optimism.

Exchange students celebrating.

International studies in Örebro

Örebro University offers many different opportunities if you are looking to study in Sweden - and every year, we welcome hundreds of international students.

Ahmadreza Djalali

Statement on Ahmadreza Djalali

Örebro University endorses the statement from these three universities where Ahmadreza Djalali has been active. We hope that others will follow suit.


Mulugeta Zegete in a laboratory.

Heart attack in smokers – warning signs in blood several years prior

A new cause of heart attack in smokers and people with high blood pressure has been discovered.
Scientists at Örebro University have studied a new biomarker, which can be found in the blood years before the actual heart attack.
“It’s a very strong predictor of future myocardial infarction,” says researcher Liza Ljungberg.