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The students of Linköping University (LiU) come from all over the world and you, our alumni, can be found on every continent. You are making dream works in Hollywood, building higher education in Rwanda, doing business in London, introducing biogas in Chennai and developing software in Shanghai, just to name a few. You are all bringing new knowledge and expertise to society. Fostering wealth and sustainable development is the core mission of LiU. Our alumni are at the center of this.
Meet LiU in Brussels 16 April 5-7 pm
Alumni in Belgium are warmly invited for an ECIU (European Consortium of Innovative Universities) Alumni Networking event. Celebrate the 18th anniversary of the ECIU network with us and meet fellow alumni of Linköping University and the other ECIU universities.
- 17:00 Arrival and registration
- 17:30 Welcome by ECIU Speaker Dr. Helen Dannetun, Vice-Chancellor of Linköping University.
- 17:45 Networking and reception
- 19:00 End
If you are interested in attending the event, please complete this online pre-registration form no later than 6 March.
For information about this and other upcoming international events, please contact Margareta Alfredson.
Our latest international alumni events in Jakarta, Indonesia, and Istanbul, Turkey, in November 2014.
"Linköping university gave me the tools"
One of our international alumni, Mr Jesus Mascareno, shares his experience.
Read the International Alumni Blog
How do former LiU students feel about their alma mater today? This autumn we sent a survey to over 10,000 alumni, both Swedish and international, who have graduated from Linköping University during the latest ten years. 3,200 replied to the four questions below: – 81 % think that Linköping [...]
Guest blogger: Dr. Ngange Lyonge Kingsley, Republic of Cameroon, LiU-alumnus from Master’s program in Language and Culture. I graduated from Linköping University in December 2005 with a Master of Arts degree in Language and Culture in Europe. A few months later, I returned to Cameroon to continue [...]
Guest blogger: Ioannis Efstratiou, Greece, LiU-alumnus from Master’s programme in manufacturing management Words are not enough to express my appreciation for the opportunities given to me during my studies at Linkoping. A life changing experience, a maturity breath into a youngster’s personality [...]
Guest blogger: Cherif Abdul Majid Khyarhoum from Mauritania, LiU-alumnus from Intercontinental Masters in Adult Learning and Global Change. I had the chance to make it to the campus of Universitetet in Linköping in 2002 though I was just issued a Schengen Staten Visa by the Swedish Embassy to visit [...]
The Alumni Network
Festive annual ceremony for students graduating from international master's programmes
Two hundred years ago, thermodynamics was applied to increase the efficiency of steam engines. Now, the research is scaled down to the molecular level, with the objective of developing materials for gas storage, nanosensors, molecular machines and thermal insulators.
The Linköping University Annual Report for the year 2014 is ready and has been submitted to the government. The figures describing LiU in brief do not differ greatly from the previous year: approximately 27,000 students, 1,300 PhD students, 4,000 staff and a turnover of approximately SEK 3.5 billion.
Linköping University Women’s Choir (Linnea), will be performing at a charity concert on 6 March with songs about and by women and four invited speakers on stage. All the proceeds will go to Linköping Women’s Shelter.
The immune system of the mother-to-be is a deadly threat to the foetus, and must therefore be weakened during pregnancy. New research shows that this adjustment is controlled by the placenta.
Last updated: 2015-02-23