Malmö University is a young and urban university located in the vibrant city of Malmö in southern Sweden.
Global engagement and internationalisation are core values of Malmö University. Integrating research, education and collaboration in both local and global contexts is a prerequisite for academic quality and knowledge for change. Through collaboration within the UNIC network, the University can further strengthen the inclusive European university and work together with institutions that share similar values and approaches to societal engagement, as well as commitment to collaborative social impact-driven research and education.
Malmö University is founded on human, democratic and academic values reflecting the ideals of an open society, freedom of speech and critical thinking. Broadening participation and social inclusiveness have been an essential part of the institution’s activities since its founding.
The University’s profile is characterised by global engagement, community involvement and a challenge-based approach. The education and research are multi- and interdisciplinary and co-created with actors outside the University. The knowledge environment in education and research focuses on fields and subject areas of high relevance in today’s society, and the University is actively developing research centres and programmes addressing complex societal challenges.