Work & career

Interested in what Gothenburg has to offer in terms of exciting jobs and employers?

Gothenburg is a hub for business, development and high livability. There are great opportunities to thrive in Gothenburg and many large cutting-edge companies are based here, such as Volvo, SKF, Hasselblad and Ericsson.

The most profound industries in Gothenburg are:

  • The automotive industry
  • Information and communication technology
  • Logistics
  • Medical technology
  • Environmental technology
  • The maritime industry

This means you can find work in everything from developing self-driving cars to fighting cancer through new medicines.

Move to Gothenburg is a useful site with information about working and living in Gothenburg and West Sweden.

The Gothenburg region is one of Europe’s most innovative regions, where green spaces and a stunning coastline are never far away. On their site, you will find a wealth of information to help you understand the attractiveness of our region and a lot of practical advice on the actual move here. Take your time and check it all out!

City developement

By 2035, Gothenburg will have grown with 150,000 people. A completely new skyline is being built, and approximately 80,000 new jobs. The transformation is fully ongoing, and you can read more about it here:

For well-educated talents, both native and international, this is a major possibility of starting a career. Unimeet offers the opportunity to meet with the industry and to create a network, making it easier to find jobs.


Unimeet Gothenburg recently arranged a webinar, Digital Career Day for international students and researchers at the University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University. Representatives from AstraZeneca and Volvo Group talked about what kind of career opportunities international talent can find within the companies. There were panel discussion about what kind of competencies they are most interested in or think will be interesting for the coming future and if they have summer jobs or master’s thesis opportunities. Move to Gothenburg talk about the importance of global talent in order to continue the positive business development in the Gothenburg region.

Welcome to take part in interesting and inspiring interviews for your future career in Gothenburg!