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About the college

Skanska College is an independent college with a three-year technical programme, which can be extended to a four-year programme for those who wish to receive a high school engineering qualification. Focus is placed on appropriate balance between theory and practical work. The college has the whole of Sweden as its enrolment area, which means you can apply for a position at the college regardless of where in the country you live.

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You will undertake studies in how to work project form based and you will receive the opportunity to develop excellent leadership qualities and to work with creative thinking when it comes to problem solving. You will receive training in how to be flexible and full of initiative and how to make good decisions together with your work group. The construction process is a common theme throughout all phases of the programme.

Skanska College's three-year (or four-year) technical programme is approved as a preparatory course for further studies, which means that you are eligible to apply for continued studies at university or other technical institute upon completion of the programme.

Skanska College is located in Växjö but has the whole of Sweden as its enrolment area. This means that you can apply for a position at the college regardless of where in the country you live. Växjö offers excellent train and bus services and also has an airport, thus providing good alternatives for travel to and from home.

Skanska College offers you:

  • A three-year (or four-year) technical programme including both theory and practice
  • Qualified, dedicated teachers
  • A modern and attractive learning environment
  • A portable computer to use during your entire time as a student at the college
  • A valuable contact network within the construction industry
  • A great gateway to a large company with many excellent employment opportunities
  • Practical work experience
  • Probationary employment at Skanska after completion of the optional fourth year of study
  • Insurance and healthcare provided by the college
  • Classmates from throughout all of Sweden
  • Free-of-charge lunches at the college
  • Eligibility for continued studies at university or some other technical institute