Science & Research

Northern Europe's hub for science and innovation

The Medicon Valley ecosystem and research infrastructure provides you with an exceptional environment in which to invest or locate your business. You will have access to one of Europe’s leading life science clusters with state-of-the-art research infrastructure including world-class life science universities, hospitals and science parks. With a deep talent pool of 40,000 high quality people working in the life science sector, 14,000 researchers and 6,000 PhD students in science, engineering and medicine you have an exceptional quality of talent to draw upon.

Medicon Valley university map

In terms of the future,  Medicon Valley will become a world leading research hub for materials science and life sciences, with the opening of MAX IV in 2016, and the European Spallation Source ERIC in 2019. This will further enhance the innovative reputation and opportunities for the Medicon Valley cluster.

Learn more about the state-of-the-art research facilities that are currently being built in the video below:

Read more about the pioneering research areas in Medicon Valley