Facts

Below are some brief facts about the University of Skövde, extracted from the Annual Report 2017.

Staff

(Number of people in parentheses)

  • Number of employees: full-time equivalent 458 (540)
  • Teaching staff: full-time equivalent 270 (327)
  • Number of professors: full-time equivalent 25 (37)
  • Numbers of lecturers: full-time equivalent 108 (134)
  • Number of adjuncts: full-time equivalent 93 (105)
  • Technical/administrative staff: full-time equivalent 121 (135)
  • Library: full-time equivalent 14 (15)
  • Number of students: full-time equivalent 32 (32)

Students

  • Number of students (full-time equivalent): 3 404
  • Numbers of students (individuals): 7 361
  • Percentage of students in programmes/courses: 86 % - 14 %
  • Number of graduate students: 841
  • Percentage of female/male students: 52 % - 48 %

Age distribution of students

  • 18-24 years: 52 %
  • 25-34 year: 36 %
  • 35- years: 12 %

Education programmes

  • 50 programmes, including orientations
  • 10 Master´s degree programmes
  • 4 specialist programmes for nurses inclusive midwifery
  • 201 courses
  • 2 base year programmes
  • 0 entrepreneurial training

Economy

Revenue: 459 million SEK

From the following sources:

  • Appropriated funds: 344 million SEK
  • Fees: 23 million SEK
  • Contribution: 87 million SEK
  • Financial income: 5 million SEK

Costs: 474 million SEK

To the following:

  • Personnel: 340 million SEK
  • Premises: 57 million SEK
  • Other operating costs: 63 million SEK
  • Financial costs: 710 000 SEK
  • Depreciation: 14 million SEK
  • Results: -15,4 million SEK

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: 27/167.