Faculty of Humanities

The Faculty of Humanities is a multidisciplinary faculty that currently teaches more than 3700 students and offers a substantial number of programmes leading to a wide range of academic and professional qualifications. These cover a variety of disciplines within the areas of philosophy, language studies, history and cultural studies, aesthetic and literary studies, and music and artistic research.


Exploring photography in the history of the immigration to the USA

Welcome to workshop and conference about photography and migration in the USA!

Horizon 2020

Humanities scholars attract foreign researchers to Bergen

Thanks to EU funding, the Digital Culture, Archaeology, Philosophy and Theory of Science researchs groups will welcome new international researchers to their team. These groups at the Faculty of Humanities received five out of seven Marie Curie grants awarded to UiB.


– A proud day

UiB's new Centre of Excellence is officially open.

ERC Consolidator Grant

€2 million to study the cultural effects of machine vision

Jill Walker Rettberg has received ERC funding for aesthetic and cultural research on everyday machine vision. The project will launch in August 2018, and runs for five years.

travel grant

The Norwegian Institute at Athens fund: travel grant

The Norwegian Institute of Athens now receive applications for their travel grant. Application deadline February 10.