The university is the fastest-growing in the country, strong in social
sciences and humanities and rapidly-developing in natural sciences.
Core university values include a high academic quality through a
combination of research and teaching, solidarity and collegiality,
procedural transparency, internationalization, and an outward focus on
academics for society rather than for the ivory tower.
Central research areas of the university are humanities, natural
sciences, social sciences, and educational sciences. University
researchers are widely published and has a particular specialty in
As part of the University-wide internationalization efforts, the
university offers 13 academic degree programmes and a number of
shorter programmes and courses in English.