The School of Business, Society and Engineering
The School of Business, Society and Engineering hosts education and research within a wide range of fields: from business administration, economics and political science, to energy, building and environmental engineering.
Through the Social Contract, Eskilstuna Municipality, the City of Västerås, Sörmland County Council, Region Västmanland and MDH are engaged in close collaboration in research and development. Last Thursday, 8 March, the Board signed on for a further four-year period. - It feels fantastically good for us to be entering into a further four years of cooperation with precisely these four parties, who are our absolutely most important collaboration partners within the public sector, says Paul Pettersson, Vice-Chancellor of MDH.
Christian Pichot is a prominent researcher in microwave imaging, and during 2018 he will be a visiting professor in Embedded Sensor Systems for Health at MDH. During the year his focus will predominantly lie on research.
Today proceedings are being held in in the Swedish Supreme Court in the matter of the fee-paying international student who is demanding a refund of the tuition fees from MDH. The verdict will establish a precedent and will finally settle the question of the probative value to which an authority’s evaluation can be ascribed, and of whether a fee-paying student enters into a civil law agreement with their higher education institution.