Dalarna University employs 751 staff members and 16 344 students (2015) studying at 73 various degree programs. Main fields of education at Dalarna are Computer Science and IT, Business, Tourism, Economics, Sport and Health Science, Languages, Teacher Education, Social Work, Medical Science. Research has a strong profile at the university with the six strong research areas formed over the years in Energy, Forests and Build Environments, Helath and Welfare, Complex Systems – Microdata Analysis, Inter-cultural studies, Steel Forming and Surface Engineering, Education and Learning. In the year 2015, 1274 students graduated with the Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from this university. The language of tuition is Swedish on the predominant number of programs with BA in International Tourism Management and MA in Tourism Destination Development are taught in English.
The research team at Dalarna University involved in the proposed project has a long-term experience in applied research connected to the study of the institutional arrangements both internal and external influencing tourism development based on the cultural industrial heritage of peripheral/rural areas in Sweden.
Where is Dalarna University located?
Dalarna University’s campus is located at Falun and Borlänge in the heart of Sweden. We do operate globally and got lots of cooperations all around the world!