"The vision of the University of Borås is to achieve full university status and become the third university with full academic rights in West Sweden. As a step towards realising this vision, the university focuses on the learning of students, increasing the proportion of research, and continuing to build complete academic environments. "
"The University of Borås is known for its unique educational offerings, including some programmes that are only offered here. We’re particularly well-known for our School of Textiles, offering unique degree programmes and performing world-leading research within textile technology and design. Our research into the conversion of waste to energy at the Swedish Centre for Resource Recovery is also renowned. Aside from our unique academics, we’re known for our green city. The beautiful Swedish countryside is always within easy reach. Borås is also famous for its many sculptures and street art."