Research for knowledge
MDU's research leads to necessary knowledge and development – for Swedish industry and welfare, but also to solve some of the global challenges. The greatest part of research is conducted in cooperation with the private and the public sectors.
Why leisure time and health is crucial for young people to get through upper-secondary school
Around 25 per cent of upper-secondary school pupils in Sweden drop out of secondary school or graduate with incomplete grades. Researchers at MDU, has conducted a study to explore the importance of meaningful leisure time and health for young people. The goal is to get more teenagers to complete upper-secondary school, increase their chances of getting a job and having better health.about Why leisure time and health is crucial for young people to get through upper-secondary school
From a cybersecurity expert: how to protect yourself from attacks
The recent ransomware attack against the Finnish IT provider Tietoevry shows how vulnerable and dependent society is on well-functioning IT systems. Hans Hansson, Professor of Real-Time Systems at MDU, answers questions about the attack and how private individuals and authorities can protect themselves against these types of cyber attacks.about From a cybersecurity expert: how to protect yourself from attacks
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Health and Welfare
An interdisciplinary specialisation, an area for research studies and a field of knowledge where health research and welfare research meet studying different aspects of health.
Computer science related to computers running entire systems or parts of systems, often with a demand for real-time operation, in everything from home appliances to aeroplanes.
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This is how MDU work with the sustainable development goals
On 1 January 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development — adopted by world leaders — officially came into force. Over the next fifteen years countries will mobilize efforts to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind. This is how MDU work with the sustainable development goals.