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The IT Faculty consists of the two departments Applied Information Technology and Computer Science and Engineering.

The research at the Department of Applied Information Technology focuses on digitalization of society and digitalization as a transformational force. Examples of the research areas: informatics, learning and IT, communication, and cognitive science.

The Department of Computer Science and Information Technology is integrated between University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology, with research in for example language technology, interaction design, programming logic, and software engineering.

The IT Faculty is very international with researchers, students and PhD students from around 30 different countries and there is a close cooperation with companies and organisations, both internationally and nationally.


  • Many ideas on sustainability during Act! Sustainable at the IT Faculty

    [8 Nov 2019] Many interesting ideas emerged during the Act! Sustainable week 2019. The IT Faculty and the Faculty of Education Sciences were responsible for Thursday's programme.

  • Women Techmakers Scholars Program - time to apply

    [1 Nov 2019] Women Techmakers Scholars Program (formerly known as the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship) is open to current undergraduate or graduate students who will be studying Computer Science, Gaming or a closely related technical field at an accredited university in Europe, Middle East or Africa for the 2020-2021 academic year.

  • Nancy Baym awarded the honorary doctorate

    [30 Oct 2019] On 18th of October, Nancy Baym - Senior Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research USA, was awarded the honorary doctorate at the IT Faculty, during the grand Conferment Ceremony at University of Gothenburg.

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