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Ett par som sitter på en bänk och ler.
Andrea Čabajová and Jakub Košík are this year’s winners of the award for the best thesis on the theme sustainable development. This award is handed out on a yearly basis to students at Dalarna University. The winners receive a travel grant of 10 000 SEK.
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Mahwish Naseer has defended her thesis entitled "Why do older adults seek emergency care? The impact of contextual factors, care, health, and social relations".
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Två personer sitter i en soffa.
The University has been rated “Student Favourite” in Europe in this year’s Enquiry Experience Tracker, rating 107 universities around the world.
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Campus Borlänge, Dalarna University
Student demonstrations continue to take place in Iran. International media have reported that Iranian security forces have used tear gas and shot at students who are protesting at Sharif University of Technology in Tehran.
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In a new project, researchers at Dalarna University will investigate the possibilities of building large solar thermal fields in combination with so-called pit layers that can store heat from summer to winter. For the project, the Swedish Energy Agency has granted the University SEK 2.8 million.
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Person i blå skjorta och svarta byxor som ler och tittar in i kameran. I bakgrunden gröna växter och två soffor.
Dalarna University’s international master's programmes are the most popular among all Swedish universities.
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On August 31, the 79th Venice Film Festival will get underway, and one of this year’s contenders is Dalarna's Audiovisual Academy (DAVA), Dalarna University. Involved in the creation of this year’s only entry from Sweden are a Dalarna University researcher and student.
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Dalarna University has been granted SEK 1.4 million by Swedish Energy Agency for a research project about the positive energy district (PED) and climate-neutral city.
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Make sure to confirm your place in the courses you are admitted to study by registering online by August 28th.
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Dalarna University has promoted Kerstin Erlandsson to Professor of Sexual and Reproductive Health. Erlandsson conducts research on the sexual and reproductive health of individuals and is driven by a belief in sustainable societies where all people have equal value.
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Tre män som skakar hand, ena mannen får ett diplom utdelat.
Santiago Valencias goal is to help fight global warming. He has just received a scholarship for his thesis, graduated and started a project employment. The job prospect for him and his graduating classmates looks promising – energy construction engineers are wanted on the labour market.
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Dalarna University has been appointed by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) to work in partnership with the Government of Bangladesh to promote and strengthen the Bangladeshi midwifery university training programme.
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Flera bilar står parkerades, en lila bil med texten Kunskap för skillnad kör på vägen. Det är en grön grasmatta i förgrunden och tallar i bakgrunden.
In his newly published thesis in the field of Microdata Analysis, Vijay Paidi presents a parking support model that helps drivers find empty parking places, therefore reducing CO2 emissions.
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Mugg bord personer sitter i bakgrunden
A new study shows that the likelihood of being diagnosed with ADHD (attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder) very much depends on an individual's economic and social status, including educational attainment. The study's results challenge basic assumptions about pedagogical ideals.
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3 svartklädda personer och en ljust klädd person står bredvid varandra och pratar.
The building of the new university campus in Borlänge is now underway. The campus aims to be a modern, flexible and creative learning and work environment for both students and employees, and is set for completion by the autumn semester 2024.
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The Association of Swedish Higher Education Institutions (SUHF) has stated its strong support for colleagues, students and civilians in Ukraine whose lives have been affected by the Russian invasion.
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The corona virus (SARS-CoV-2) continues to spread in Dalarna and Sweden. Most patients who are hospitalised as a result of COVID-19 are not vaccinated. Vaccination protects both you and those around you from becoming seriously ill.
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The Swedish Higher Education Authority (UKÄ) has granted Dalarna University degree-awarding powers in the field of resource-efficient built environments.
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Dalarna University recently became a member of Global Challenges University Alliance (GCUA), which is a network for doctoral students and doctoral student supervisors. The network comprises universities from around the world who share the common vision of contributing to sustainable and global devel
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On October 12, 2021, the news arrived that Dalarna University had been elected to the international collaboration organisation CILECT, which brings together reputable film schools from the world over.
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