Contract education

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Employers who want to give their employees an opportunity for skills development can do so by paying for contract education. Some courses can give higher education credits while others give diplomas/certificates.

Chalmers offers both customised and open contract education:

Customised: Companies and organisations can make inquiries about courses to  It is also possible to contact a department or centre directly with a request.

Open: Chalmers regularly offers courses that are open for registration. Examples of areas are: production, logistics and Lean, the organisation and improvement of healthcare, healthcare premises, applied life cycle thinking, and metal cutting. 


Applied life cycle thinking

The life cycle perspective, understanding the environmental impacts of a product or service throughout the value chain, is gaining increased importance in business as well as in public sector and authorities.


Metal cutting

The Chalmers Centre for Metal Cutting Research (MCR) offers university accredited professional education on machining and grinding technology – whether at Chalmers, at your company’s facilities or in a live virtual format. Engineers, process planners and machine operators take part in this training to gain basic and advanced knowledge in various subject areas. Course participants learn from Chalmers faculty and external experts who are leaders in their fields, from materials science to manufacturing engineering. The courses combine lectures and laboratory exercises.

Metal CuttingMarch 25, 2024June 14,2024 22 000 SEK
Metal Cutting ProcessesAugust 19,2024November 8, 2024Registration form22 000 SEK
Metal Cutting Finishing MethodsNot scheduled for 2024  17 000 SEK

*Excluding VAT (moms). Members of MCR & IGC are eligible for discounts on the registration fee. Please contact Philipp Hoier.

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Other possibilities for contract education

Tracks: challenge-driven courses in close collaboration with research, industry and society

Tracks courses

Some of Chalmers' interdisciplinary Track courses are also available for those who are not students or alumni and want to develop their professional skills. This can be solved through Chalmers' offer of contract education.

Contract education in cooperation


Ingenjör4.0 offers web-based learning modules, led by prominent teachers from Swedish universities, that will enable you to develop the knowledge and skills sets needed for smart manufacturing.

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IDEA League Executive Programmes – (c) 2022

Joint programme offered by ETH Zürich, TU Delft, Politecnico di Milano, RWTH Aachen and Chalmers University.

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