Welcome to the Faculty of Medicine
The Faculty of Medicine is one of 7 faculties at the University of Bergen, and has about 1900 students.
The Faculty consists of 5 departments, which provide the foundations for its teaching and research activities.
The aim of the research program at the Faculty of Medicine (the PhD degree) is to qualify the candidate for research activities and other work requiring a high level of scientific insight within the Faculty's research fields.
The Faculty of Medicine also administers the dr.philos. degree, which is an independent degree without supervision and organised research training. The two degrees are considered equal in status.