Skills and career development

Your skills development is important both for the university's activities and competence provision, but also for your own development. On these pages you will find more information about different ways for you to develop your skills.

Internal training

On this web page you can find a selection of internal training and network meetings for staff.

Development discussion

A development discussion is a prepared, structured and annually recurrent meeting between you and your manager.

International exchange

Visiting a university abroad is a great way to get new ideas and develop professionally.

Career support for researchers and teachers

The university provides an infrastructure for researcher career support during the entire research process.

Acquisition of educational qualifications

As a teacher at Umeå University, you can apply for acquisition of educational qualification to become a recognised university teacher and distinguished university teacher.

Caroline Henrysson