Facts

Below are some brief facts about the University of Skövde, extracted from the Annual Report.

Staff

Number of employees: 414
Teaching staff: 234
Number of professors: 17
Number of lecturers: 103
Number adjuncts: 91
Technical/administrative staff: 137
Library: 12
Number of students: 31

Students

Number of students (full-time equivalent): 4,315
Number of students (individuals) 10,905
Percentage of students in programmes/courses: 68% - 32%
Number of graduate students: 856
Percentage of female/male students: 58% - 42%

Age distribution of students

18-24 years: 51%
25-34 years: 32%
35- years: 17%

Education programmes

45 programmes, including orientations
10 Master's degree programmes
2 specialist programmes for nurses
466 courses
2 base year programmes
1 entrepreneurial training

Economy

Revenue: 417 million SEK
From the following sources: 

  • Appropriated funds: 344 million SEK
  • Fees: 21 million SEK
  • Contribution: 49 million SEK
  • Financial income: 3 million SEK

Costs: 403 million SEK
To the following:

  • Personnel: 266 million SEK
  • Premises: 60 million SEK
  • Other operating costs: 62 million SEK
  • Financial costs: 1 million SEK
  • Depreciation: 13 million SEK

Results: +14.4 million SEK

(All facts based on the annual report for 2012.)

Student exchanges with foreign countries

The University has agreements with hundreds of foreign universities in Europe, Argentina, Australia, Canada and the United States. Number of outgoing/incoming students: 48/168