University of Gothenburg


There are courses and programs directly related to cultural heritage available at the University of Gothenburg. The majority of these courses and programs are given in Swedish. Different courses and programs are listed below. CCHS participates in two major EU financed PhD Schools, the so called CHEurope and HERILAND.

PhD School CHEurope - Project closed

The “CHEurope” project was a PhD training program supported by the EU, focusing on developing a new integrated theoretical and methodological framework to enhance the academic and professional training and open future job opportunities in cultural heritage preservation, management and promotion. 

HERILAND: EU financed research school

The EU Marie Curie ITN program finances a new research school with a focus on heritage and landscape: HERILAND. The graduate school comprises 15 new PhD students, two of which will be based at the Department of Conservation at the University of Gothenburg and included in CCHS (Centre for Critical heritage Studies) cluster Curating the City. The research school comprises international workshops and courses, including two so-called Living Labs in Newcastle and Rome.