Luleå University of Technology

Luleå University of Technology is experiencing strong growth with world-leading competence in several areas of research. Our research is conducted in close cooperation with companies such as Bosch, Ericsson, Scania, LKAB, SKF and leading international universities. Luleå University of Technology has a total turnover of SEK 1.6 billion per year. We currently have 1,600 employees and 15,000 students.

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Facts and figures

Year Established 1971
Total Number of Staff 1600
Number of Academic Staff 779
Number of Students 15000
Focus Areas

Areas of excellence in research and innovation
• Attractive built environment
• Effective innovation och organisation
• Future mining
• Renewable energy
• Innovative art and science
• Sustainable transportation
• Health
• Intelligent industrial processes
• Education
• Enabling ICT
• Space
• Smart machines and materials