Collaborate with us

We collaborate with many organisations in education and research. This is one way for us to contribute to the Swedish defence capability, our comprehensive defence, national and international security, and sustainable democratic societies.

Research and education

Professional development for key roles in the total defence

We meet society's needs for knowledge and professional development in the total defence area and contribute to our society’s security.

Research generates new knowledge

A large part of our research consists of research conducted on behalf of clients. Our largest stakehoolders are the Swedish Armed Forces, and the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency.

Our expert networks

Our collaboration with the Swedish Armed Forces

The Swedish Armed Forces is the stakeholder for our largest commissioned training. A large part of our commissioned research is incorporated in the Swedish Armed Forces' R&D program.

Kursdeltagare på chefskurs i samspråk.

Civilian and military academies in collaboration

We are partnered with several national and international universities, institutions, organizations and the private sector for research, Including the KTH, Karlstad and Uppsala Universities.

We gather expertise in research, education and practice

We have multiple centers with expertise in specific subject areas that work with analysis, research, education and practical applications.

Our students and alumni

Collaborate with our students

In most programs, our students have the opportunity to do a one-term internship. It is an important opportunity for them and a chance for you to give them a springboard into working life.

Become an alumnus!

Our alumni are important ambassadors for the Swedish Defence University in professional settings. Don't miss the opportunity to work with our professional network in crisis and security.