Collaboration at Linköping University

A crucial factor for our success

One of the foundations on which Linköping University’s success is built is collaboration with the society around us. It connects our education to the labour market, strengthens the relevance of our research, and makes it possible for the knowledge gained to benefit society and nurture positive social development.

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Collaboration that bears fruit

Stronger together

Targeted collaboration

The strategic collaboration agenda of Linköping University is based on our ambition to deepen our role as long-term source of expertise and hub of knowledge in the development of society and the business world. It is related to all of our operations and our quality-assurance investment in education, research and collaboration. The work of development takes place in collaboration with, among others, the university’s strategic partners.

Norrköping Decision Arena. Photo credit Thor Balkhed

Strategic partners

To strengthen and develop collaboration with the society around us, LiU has entered into agreements with a number of strategic collaboration partners – companies and public bodies with whom the university has a special relationship and with whom we intend to deepen collaboration. Such partnership involves strategies and annual plans of action in order to secure future needs for expertise and create benefit through collaboration.

LiU's strategic collaboration partners

  • ABB
  • Ericsson
  • Linköping Municipality
  • Norrköping Municipality
  • Region Östergötland
  • SAAB
  • Tekniska verken
  • The Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute, VTI