Högskolan Väst

Högskolan Väst Ranking

country rank: 27
world rank: 3578

University Overview

Högskolan Väst ranking (University West) was established in 1990 as a non-profit public higher education institution in the tiny city of Trollhättan (population range of 50,000-249,999), Vastra Gotaland County. Högskolan Väst ranking (HV) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Swedish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige (Ministry of Education and Research of Sweden). University West Sweden ranking provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see university ranking, the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Swedish higher-education school, which has been around for 30 years, has a rigorous admittance criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at HV.

Högskolan Väst Ranking

University Identity

Name Högskolan Väst
Acronym HV
Founded 1990

University Location

Address Gustava Melins gata 2 Trollhättan 461 32 Vastra Gotaland County Sweden
Tel +46 (520) 22 30 00
Fax +46 (520) 22 30 99

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Drottninggatan Trollhättan

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

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