Vice-Chancellor's Office

Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH) is a recognized university under government control. Higher education institutions in Sweden have a Board of Governors and a Vice-Chancellor. The Vice-Chancellor is appointed by the Government.

Operations at BTH are led by the Board of Governors and the Vice-Chancellor. The Board of Governors has authority over all BTH's concerns and is responsible that tasks are carried out according to the Higher Education Ordinance.

The Vice-Chancellor is executing the activities under the Board of Governors. The Pro-Vice-Chancellor is substituting the Vice-Chancellor when he is absent, and the Vice-Chancellor also has a supporting Office.

Vice-Chancellor and supporting office


 Pro-Vice-Chancellor Anders Hederstierna

Vice-Chancellor Anders Hederstierna


Deputy Vice-Chancellor Henric Johnson

Pro-Vice-Chancellor Henric Johnson


Henrick Gyllberg

Head of Administration
Henrick Gyllberg


Administration Officer Elisabeth Permlid

Vice-Chancellor's Councils

  • Management council
  • Strategic council



Pictures owned by BTH. Photographer Ola Åkerborn.

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