Department of Computer and Systems Sciences belongs to Stockholm University and have its premises in Kista. The newly built academic environment, rethink the use of qualified technology in our educational and work environments and provide a forum for interaction with the surrounding community. At campus Kista, we have about 5,500 students. Here, people of many different nationalities, with contacts throughout the world, contribute to the creation of a highly international atmosphere.

The University is close to The Kista Mall (Kista galleria) with an access to student accommodations, restaurants, shopping, cinema and public transport. It takes only 15 minutes to get to downtown Stockholm and all its attractions, beautiful surroundings and historical environs.

 

Kista Science City – a world leading science city

As a student in Kista you become part of one of the world’s greatest IT-clusters and Sweden’s largest job market - Kista Science City. Here, approximately 8,900 established companies, 1,100 within ICT, develop and are stimulated to grow through an interaction with other players in their proximity: clients, suppliers, and competitors as well as research and educational institutions.

The closeness to the ICT companies here in Kista provides us the unique opportunity to link our programmes and courses to the reality and gives the students the opportunity to connect with businesses during the time of their education.

We are also located close to many research institutes e.g. the Swedish Institute of Computer Sciences (SICS) and Swedish Defense Research Agency (FOI). It gives you the opportunity to be updated and take part of research, for example by writing thesis within various research projects.

 

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