About BTH - Blekinge Institute of Technology
BTH - distinctly profiled
Blekinge Institute of Technology, BTH, is one of the most distinctly profiled universities in Sweden, where applied IT and innovation for sustainable growth are the focus.
BTH offers a variety of study programmes in engineering as well as programmes in health sciences and management.
BTH conducts research at a high international level and is among the top six in the world in systems and software engineering and sustainability. Research accounts for one third of our activities.
In 1999, BTH got the right to give doctoral degrees in engineering. Today we run doctoral level study programmes in "IT with applications" and "Planning and Management".
BTH was founded in 1989 and has over
5,000 registered students and about 500 employees.
Characteristic of BTH is the close cooperation with industry and society which permeates both research and education at a regional, national and international level.
Blekinge Institute of Technology, BTH, is one of the most distinctly profiled universities in Sweden, where applied IT and innovation for sustainable growth are in focus.
BTH has the vision to conduct education and research where technology and IT also can be integrated with other subjects such as management, design, health and care and the humanities, to contribute to solving societal challenges.
Everything we do at BTH has three distinct perspectives, innovation, sustainability and "in real life" which means cooperation and exchange with both business sector and society.