Since being founded in 1977, Dalarna University college has experienced rapid growth and today is the place of study of some 16 000 students and 800 employees. Located in the heart of Sweden, many students study at the two campuses in Falun and Borlänge. However, over 50 percent of all students are registered in web-based distance learning courses, for which Dalarna University is nationally recognised as a pioneer. With its bold development and approach to improving all forms of education, DU is leading the development of this revolutionary pedagogy that has opened the world to education in ways never experienced before.
Popular programs among applicant are nursing, teaching, social working and the program for sound- and music production, which is Sweden’s largest educational program within its field.