Dalarna University

What makes Dalarna University so special is the concept of closeness: close contact between students and teachers, and you’re always close to adventure

Campus location

A great place for International Students

What is DU best known for?

In Sweden, DU is known for being the leader in integrating technology and new pedagogy within education. Our international students most enjoy the immediate access to nature and outdoor adventure while frequently commenting on the unique experience studying in a small town provides.

What kind of programmes does DU offer?

DU offers programmes and course packages taught in English, including:

Bachelor’s programme

Master’s programme

Course package

What are the main local industries?

Although Dalarna’s largest town has a population of around 55,000, this region of Sweden is home to innovative Swedish companies like ABB, SSAB, Clas Ohlson and Stora Ensö. Additionally, the tourism industry is very strong in Dalarna thanks to offering some of Sweden’s best skiing and nature reserves.

Inside of a bright library with white bookshelves and students studying and walking
Dalarna University library. Photo: Ulf Palm
Outside of the university building of Dalarna University, Borlänge campus.
Dalarna University, Borlänge campus. Photo: Anna Holm