Till vänster: Peter Lidén, militär lärare och överstelöjtnant . Till höger, Oscar Jonsson, forskare i krigsvetenskap.

Specialized centres at the Swedish Defence University

Our center formations bring together expertise in specific areas or subject competences and work with analysis, research, education and practice.

The Centre for Societal Security (CTSS)

CTSS is our largest center and address society’s needs for knowledge in the areas of total defence and societal security.

More center formations

The Centre for International and Operational Law

The centre conducts research into the international legal aspects of military operations and is responsible for the education in this area within the various programmes of the SEDU.

The Centre of Special Operations Research (CSOR)

The CSOR centre's activities rest on four cornerstones - research, education, academic outreach and operational support to the Armed Forces' special operations units.

Strategic Implications and Innovations Center (SIIC)

A new centre for collaboration and innovation within the domains of defence, crisis management and security – the Strategic Implications and Innovations Centre (SIIC) – was established 2023.