Scandinavian School of Golf Foundation aim to bring attention to Halmstad University’s broad curriculum and also highlight Halmstad as a place of education.
The Foundation Scandinavian School of Sports Halmstad was founded in 2008 by Hans Andersson and Göran Christiansson, owners of Fragerus Fastigheter AB. Halmstad University hold a large part of their courses in the company’s premises since the year 2000.
The Foundation’s purpose is to highlight and strengthen Halmstad University over time by initiating and financially supporting a unique university program in Sweden under the name Scandinavian School of Golf. The program is conducted thanks to a dispensation from the Swedish National Agency for Higher Education which allows admission to be based on sporting merit, which is the only exemption of its kind given to a Swedish university. The program started in 2008 and has Swedish, Scandinavian and American students of both amateur and elite status. The university is responsible for the academic portion of the education and the Foundation is responsible for the sport.
The Scandinavian School of Golf Foundation aims to profile Halmstad University and highlight its broad curriculum and Halmstad as a place of education.
Fragerus Fastigheter – Initiator and founder of Scandinavian School of Golf.