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Computer Science – subject guide

After your studies

As a student at Mälardalen University you have access to research publications and more for the duration of your university studies through the University Library. Also after graduation, it will be important for you to keep up to date with the latest research and knowledge development in your area. Here are some useful tips and tools.


The tabs to the left contain information about:

  • how you can use the University Library at MDU after you graduate. 
  • how you can find research through different libraries if you continue working in Sweden.
  • openly accessible search engines and databases.
  • how you can find openly accessible research.


Life-long skills

In accordance with the Swedish Higher Education Act, an objective with higher level studies is to enhance your skills in finding scholarly information and evaluating it. These skills will be useful throughout your life, whether you continue to conduct research or if you start working. Being educated on a higher level facilitates for you to stay up to date with knowledge development and to stay prepared to face changes in working life.


After your studies when you are an alumni

There are benefits for you if you continue to stay in touch with MDU, even after you have finished your studies. You can join an alumni network in order to stay connected.


If you have studied at MDU, you are an alumni and you are always warmly welcome back!


Stay up to date with Swedish research

The Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet) publishes news about research results directly from the country's higher education institutions and research institutes. You can subscribe to their newsletters to stay up to date.