First Vice-Chancellor looks back to 1983: settler spirit and societal involvement
January 16 marks the start of Halmstad University’s 40th anniversary. In 1983, Halmstad University became an independent university, with its first Vice-Chancellor, SvenOve Johansson. Today, looking back at those years, he remembers them as creative and exciting. The first education activities were programmes for engineers, pre-school teachers and after school teachers, courses in sports pedagogy and economics.