Welcome to new students

Two new Centres of Excellence to the University of Bergen

Center for Digital Narrative and Bergen Centre for Ethics and Priority Setting in Health have been awarded the status as Centres of Excellence (SFF) from the Research Council of Norway.

The SapienCE team from UIB excavating and Blombos Cave

Trapped 70 000-year-old artefact reveals hidden information about early humans

The SapienCE paper about a trapped artefact became the top ten most downloaded articles in the journal Geoarchaeology this year. The study demonstrates how the creative use of unconventional research methods turned an unfortunate archaeological sampling event into a scientific success story.

The plastics network
Rein Hardangerfjord

Great commitment for «the world’s biggest plastic waste clean-up»

30 UiB students and collaborators attended the Rein Hardangerfjord (Clean Hardangerfjord) event the 15th of September. The project has been called “the world’s biggest plastic waste clean-up”. You can see photos from the clean-up in Kvam here.

International applicants
Refugees at an open meeting at The University of Bergen.

UiB for refugees

The University of Bergen welcomes refugees to apply for admission. On this website you will find study offers for refugees, and other relevant information for prospective students.

Ukrainsk flagg i vinden

Information for students and employees about Ukraine

Here you can find relevant information for students and employees, regarding Russia's invasion of Ukraine. The information will be updated.