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  • Nobel Laureate to speak at the University about his stem cell discovery

    [15 Aug 2017] Register your attendance to Nobel Lecture with Shinya Yamanaka, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine.

  • The alumni office is closed

    [5 Jul 2017] Opens again Monday August 14

  • University of Gothenburg in Almedalen

    [30 Jun 2017] Every first week in July there is the biggest political meeting place in Almedalen on the island Gotland - with Seminars, dicussions about important issues for the society, openness and democracy. The University of Gothenburg is this year presenting research carried out within the multi-disciplinary research effort UGOT Challenges.

  • Summer edition of GU Journal

    [28 Jun 2017] Read about the new pro-vice-chanchellor Mattias Goksör, why Swedes believe that old objects have a soul, resigning vice-chanchellor Pam Fredman and her 11 years in power and much more.

  • Pilot with fast tracks for newcomers with research education

    [26 Jun 2017] The University of Gothenburg has initiated a project for newcomers with a refugee background, aiming at shortening the path to either complete a PhD-education or to a career within higher education. The project has been granted one million Swedish kronor by the Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT).

  • Broccoli in focus when new substance against diabetes has been identified

    [21 Jun 2017] Researchers have identified an antioxidant - richly occurring in broccoli - as a new antidiabetic substance. A patient study shows significantly lower blood sugar levels in participants who ate broccoli extract with high levels of sulforaphane.

  • Pam Fredman received a prize in her name as farewell gift

    [20 Jun 2017] A newly established prize in Pam Fredman's name was one of the gifts that the outgoing Vice-Chancellor received at the employment award ceremony in the University's lecture hall.

  • New initiative from HDK: OPEN WEEK - Gothenburg Design Festival, 20-26 November 2017

    [15 Jun 2017] What does it mean to be an open university? During the new initiative OPEN WEEK - Gothenburg Design Festival, HDK, in collaboration with partners, will test new formats for displaying learning in design and crafts. The ambition is to engage in a critical discussion in order to provide new insights that can further develop learning, research and future directions for design and crafts practice.

  • Save the date: Nobel Laureate to speak at the University of Gothenburg in September

    [13 Jun 2017] Shinya Yamanaka, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, will visit the University of Gothenburg on September 7. He will hold a lecture, and meet and inspire young researchers and students. All students and employees are invited to attend the lecture.

  • University of Gothenburg at West Pride 2017

    [9 Jun 2017] University of Gothenburg is a proud partner of West Pride, and share their values for the equal value of all people. Welcome to join the rainbow parade together with the university and listen to lectures.

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