• 2000 students och 11 study programmes

    About 2000 students study at the school and we host 8 study programmes at undergraduate level, and 3 master's programmes.

    Study at EST

  • Research in two areas

    The School’s research is focused on two of the research areas at Mälardalen University: Industrial Economics and Organisation, and Environment, Energy- and Resource Optimization.

    Research at EST

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.


  • MDH has always been a place to solve real problems together with the Swedish industry. In the doctoral thesis “Multi-Criteria Optimization of System Integration Testing” she presents optimization techniques for software tests so that they can be made more efficient and become less expensive.

  • Vehicles, trains and aircraft contain safety-critical systems that undergo changes continuously. Every change must be handled carefully, as it can affect the safety of the system and have devastating consequences. Omar Jaradat, who recently received his PhD in computer science at MDH, has been researching on how the management of changes in these systems can be facilitated, while preserving safety.

  • Afternoon with alumni is a series of open events aiming to inspire and encourage ongoing students in their pursuit of future carriers