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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.
For information about upcoming international alumni events, please contact Margareta Alfredson.
Our latest international alumni event in Seoul, 22 April 2015.
"Linköping university gave me the tools"
One of our international alumni, Mr Jesus Mascareno, shares his experience.
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Yesterday, we said goodbye to the international master’s graduates at Linköping University’s annual Farewell Ceremony. And, more importantly, welcomed all our new alumni! It was a fine summer’s day and many graduates had families joining them from around the globe. During the ceremony, the graduates [...]
Guest blogger: Juliette Ramberg de Ruyter, Sweden, LiU alumna with a Master of Arts in Education I graduated from Linköping University fall 2014 with a Master of Arts in Education and decided to try my academic wings internationally. Two weeks later I found myself working for the biggest NGO in the [...]
This year marks the 40th anniversary of Linköping getting its university. It was on 28 May, 1975 that the university was inaugurated, as the sixth in Sweden. Celebrations start in May and will continue throughout the year. Events like the Student Orchestra Festival (SOF), the Commencement Ceremony [...]
Our latest international alumni event took place in Brussels on 16 April. Alumni from innovative universities all over Europe, including Linköping University, were invited. About 70 people joined, 13 of them LiU alumni. The event was organised by ECIU (The European Consortium for Innovative [...]
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Festive annual ceremony for students graduating from international master's programmes
At extremely high pressure even the innermost electrons in the atomic nuclei of the metal osmium begin to interact with each other, a phenomenon never witnessed before. The findings have been published in Nature.
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, mad cow disease and scrapie are brain diseases for which there is currently no cure. But now, with the aid of a particular molecule, LiU researchers may be able to prevent destructive prions causing cell death in the brain. This could pave the way for a cure.
The Swedish dj duo Galantis will perform at this year’s Kalasmottagningen, the welcome ceremony for new students on 2 September.
Fibre from a semiconducting polymer, developed for solar cells, is an excellent support material for the growth of new human tissue, researchers at LiU have shown in Advanced Functional Materials.
Last updated: 2015-09-02