Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

National marine academic cooperation

Norwegian Marine University Consortium

The Norwegian Marine University Consortium (NMUC) is an institutional cooperation agreement among universities and colleges in Norway with considerable marine and maritime profil. NMUC is Norway´s representant of the higher education sector to the European Marine Board.


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NMUC coordinates the participation of Norway´s universities and colleges at the European Marine Board (EMB). It is a channel of communication on marine and maritime issues, and facilitates the Norwegian participation in processes initiated and led by EMB.

NMUC shall promote cooperation in marine and maritime research, education and infrastructure among its members.

NMUC will also contribute to the academic and research policy discussions on marine og maritime issues to the European Commission and other international organisations.

Board of NMUC:


National coordinator: Senior adviser Dr Beatriz Balino, UiB


This site is updated by Beatriz Balino