Nord University offers studies at bachelor, master and doctoral levels. We have study locations in Central and Northern Norway, with state of the art teaching and research facilities, located in a spectacular northern setting. We also facilitate a range of flexible and online study programmes via active use of learning technology.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • Third largest teacher education institution.
  • Internationally-oriented teaching and research communities.
  • Country's largest agricultural region.

About

Education

Nord University offers studies at bachelor, master and doctoral levels. We have study locations in Central and Northern Norway, with state of the art teaching and research facilities, located in a spectacular northern setting. We also facilitate a range of flexible and online study programmes via active use of learning technology.

Research

All research conducted at University of Nordland should be based upon respect for the rights and welfare the participants. Considertion of participants' welfare and integrity is the basis for ethical research and takes precendence over the interests of science and society.

Career

The Career Centre provides a range of services, including:

  • Job application seminar in cooperation with the International Student Union (ISU). Dates are published on the Centre's facebook page.
  • Coordination of the UiN careers fair, held each spring semester. Companies and public sector organisations present themselves as potential future employers.
  • Individual career guidance, upon request.

PhD Programmes

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a PhD at Nord University!

Services

Student services

Student Services can help you with questions about admission, registration, examinations, diplomas and careers.

The Office area is behind the main Information Desk, through the glass door. The International Office is open for enquiries between 10.00 hours and 14.00 hours on weekdays.

Housing services

To ensure that you are allocated student housing, all international students must create a user account onStudentiNord's housing website.

StudentiNord can answer questions about:> Rental applications and availability> Rental agreements> Furnishing and equipment> Keys and access

Library services

The University Library has eight branches. At Nord University's study location in Sandnessjøen you will find course literature and other academic literature at Alstahaug Public Library.

ICT services

The IT Helpdesk handles questions and problems regarding the university data network and data equipment, including hardware, software installation and updates, student and staff accounts and access, printer connections, hacking attempts and viruses.

Medical services

As a member of the Student Health Fund you are entitled to help in covering your medical treatment.

What happens if you are involved in an accident and become either totally or partially disabled? The answer depends on where and when the injury/incident occured, your residency status in Norway, and which private insurance you have.

Student Life

Campus life

Study locations:

  • Bodø
  • Levanger
  • Mo i Rana
  • Namsos
  • Nesna
  • Sandnessjøen
  • Steinkjer
  • Stjørdal
  • Vesterålen

Sports facilities

If you enjoy filling your leisure time with physical activity and outdoor adventure, Bodø is perfect for you. A lively city, with a beautiful coastline and magestic mountains, provides perfect opportunities for an active, energising and relaxing lifestyle. In Bodø, the adventures and possibilities are waiting in line, whether it is kayaking, mountaineering, bicycling, sporting events, or organised sport in the city's sports centres and gyms.

Student clubs

As a student of Nord University, you are represented by Student Organisation Nord. You also have the opportunity to participate in other student unions and associations.

Accreditation

The Royal Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research hereby confirms the legal status of the Nord University as a state education and research institution with recognised programs for the Bachelor`s, Master`s degrees and doctoral education programs, receiving funds from the Ministry of Education and Research following decision budget allocations in the National Assembly.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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