Welcome to our Faculty pages!
Our Faculty has 3 300 students, around 200 doctoral students and a staff of 900 consisting of teachers, scientists and administrators. The Faculty has eleven departments and seven research centres.
These pages serve as a support for those who work at the faculty. If you have any questions please contact The Dean's office.
Read the university's recommendations concerning covid-19
Thursday 20 August
Introduction of system analysis thinking and life cycle assessment and their applications and possible areas of implementation in the Arctic regions.
Thursday 20 August at 10:00 - 12:00
Friday 21 August
Wood Chips for Kraft and Sulfite Pulping - Evaluation of Novel Forest-Industrial Drum-Chipping Technology.
Friday 21 August at 10:15 - 13:15
Monday 7 September
IceLab Camp will help you prepare for the grand challenges of the future and multidisciplinary endeavor.
Monday 7 September at 09:00 until Friday 11 September at 17:00
Tuesday 8 September
Molecular-level controls on water and organics intercalation in layered minerals.
Tuesday 8 September at 10:00 - 14:00
The most advanced level of Umeå University's Research and leadership programme is starting for the second time around early in 2021. Applications are opening in August.
Britain left the EU on 31 January. Future agreements on, for example, trade, security and various exchanges will now be negotiated for a transition period that ends 31 December 2020. During this period, the UK retains its rights and obligations as an EU member.
On Thursday August 20 the faculty's teaching day will take place. Teaching & Education Day is for all employees at the Faculty of Science and Technology with an interest in developing the teaching in our courses and programmes. This year the event will be arranged via Zoom.
Many grand research challenges of the future exist in the unexplored terrain between traditional disciplines. IceLab Camp will help prepare for multidisciplinary endeavors. This year's camp takes place at Granö Beckasin on September 7-10.
A team of goal-oriented final year students from the civil engineering programs look forward to embarking on one of your research projects or one of your commercial ideas.
We are pleased to invite you to an online bioinformatics mingle taking place on Wednesday June 3rd, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Are you a young sustainability researcher looking to further develop your innovative ideas? Does your research have the potential to make this earth a better place? Tell us why you should become one of 25 Green Talents this year and take the chance to show us how your research is connected to the Sustainable Development Goals in your application. The award is open to all disciplines.
Because of the situation vid covid-19, the Faculty of Science and Technology are giving you a second chance to take the course Writing Science 5 ECTS during spring 2020. The application period for the autumn PhD courses is open until 20 May.
On October 17, 2019, eight professors from our faculty at Umeå University were installed. On a new website, they present their research.
To decrease the spread of covid-19 education undergoes big changes. Guidelines and a template for deviations from syllabus and postponing of course instances are now available.
According to the development of the spread of COVID-19 all teaching at Campus has been replaced with alternative forms of teaching. Hence, deviations from course syllabi may be necessary at short notice for the courses offered during spring 2020.
Universitetspedagogik och lärandestöd, UPL, offers extra training for teachers who now are adapting their teaching to distance education.