Örebro University top-ranked for research linked to global goals for sustainability
Örebro University is second in Sweden in terms of having research related to the United Nation’s global sustainable development goals. The goals where the university stands out, in particular, are health, gender equality, education, and peaceful...
Örebro research providing robots with eyes
Technology from Örebro University will help autonomous robots to work remotely with challenging tasks. This knowledge is instrumental in the production of underwater robots.
Vice-Chancellor’s blog: Cautious return to ‘a new normal’
The autumn semester has started in earnest and it is amazing to once again see students and faculty on campus, writes Vice-Chancellor Johan Schnürer.
Strong research at Örebro University behind continued high ranking by Times Higher Education
Thanks to strong research, Örebro University has retained its ranking as one of the world’s 400 best universities, as shown in the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
Vice-Chancellor’s blog: Welcome to a new semester!
As a new semester now begins, many of us had been looking forward to a return to normal. But it won’t be the old normal in any case, writes Vice-Chancellor Johan Schnürer.
Lifelong learning – the key to happiness?
More and more senior citizens are studying at senior universities. But why do older-adults want to learn new things and further their knowledge? Örebro University doctoral student Hany Hachem is researching this in a new study.
Örebro University climbing Shanghai world universities ranking
Each year, ShanghaiRanking Consultancy ranks the top 1,000 universities in the world. This year’s edition sees Örebro University climbing over 100 places.
Setup for autumn semester at Örebro University
Örebro University welcomes all new and returning students this autumn, even if things are not exactly as usual. In order to reduce the risk of coronavirus spread, we all need to help by being respectful and considerate.
Saab: “A great way to get started”
As part of the AI.MEE project Corob, AI researchers at Örebro University have worked together with Saab to teach robots to communicate. “We’ve had a kickstart,” says Göran Backlund at Saab.
Örebro University offering tuition-free AI courses for furloughed employees
To counteract the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, the government is now investing a total of SEK 160 million in short courses and lifelong learning. A significant component of the initiative is the AI courses for working professionals that Örebro...