Their ambition is to contribute to the development of knowledge at international, regional and individual levels. Thanks to their openness, creativity and multidisciplinarity, they have already attained a significant level of academic achievement. All their education and research is underpinned by a close dialogue with private companies and public organisations. Not least, they can also offer one of the most inspirational university environments in the country.
The sun is the symbol of the University. The sun provides light and represents life, warmth and energy, It is associated with enlightenment and growth, just like Karlstad University.