Department of Social Anthropology


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Study at The Department of Social Anthropology


An Aussie Reflection of a Year in Bergen

- At UiB I felt much more as though I was being treated as belonging with the department I was studying in rather than just a student.

Study at The Faculty of Social Sciences

Semester Startup

Welcome to the Faculty of Social Sciences! We hope that your stay will be an interesting and rewarding experience. However, as a new student there are many important things to do in the first weeks of the semester in order to get started.


Disputations at the Department of Social Anthropology

In April and June this year two PhD scholars from the Department of Social Anthropology defended their thesis.