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University of Borås

Breastfeeding woman.

Knowledge in breastfeeding is not linked to biological sex

Thorough knowledge in breastfeeding is needed in order to support women who breastfeed or want to breastfeed.

Borås Pride 15 - 17 June

Join the university in the Pride parade

The University of Borås supports Borås Pride and will participate in the parade together with the Student Union of Borås. Come join us!

The role of patent in scientific communication to be...

Björn Hammarfelt, researcher at the Swedish School of Library and Information Science, investigates the role of the patent as a source of...

New methods in textile production can improve the environment

A new research project will develop methods for dyeing and finishing textiles. The purpose is to reduce wastewater from the dyeing companies.

New method for classifying ash important to energy companies

Now researchers will make attempts to develop a new method for classifying bottom ash – an issue important to energy companies in Sweden.

Sewage technology in a new field of use

A new technology that can be used in reactors for the production of bioethanol is designed and developed at the University of Borås.

Aida Hosseinian is the university’s Global Swede 2017

Aida Hosseinian is this year’s Global Swede from the University of Borås. The award was received at a ceremony in Stockholm on the 10th of May.

Festive day at the university

This year’s professorial inauguration and doctoral degree conferment ceremony at the University of Borås took place 5 May.

Lack of knowledge of violence against men

We know far too little about men who are exposed to violence in close relationships, says Claes Ekenstam, senior lecturer in History of ideas.

Welcome to lectures with new professors and honorary doctor

Grab the opportunity to listen to lectures in different areas when the university’s new professors and the new honorary doctor give their lectures.