Centre for International Health

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CIH’s research, teaching and capacity building in global health will contribute to improved health in the poorer countries of the world. CIH will educate the best students in Global Health.

CIH is situated in Overlege Danielssens House, Årstadveien 21.


Usefull information for new students at the Master's Programme in Global Health at the Faculty of Medicine. 

Information for new students: https://www.uib.no/en/studies/MAMD-GLOB

CIH collaborates with partners at the Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care and the Faculty of Medicine as well as across Departments and Faculties at the University of Bergen (UiB), and at many other national and international institutions. CIH is responsible for Global Challenges, one of three of UiB's cross-Faculty strategic focus areas. 

CIH hosts the Secretariats for the Norwegian Forum for Global Health Research and the Global Health Norway. It also hosts a Centre of Excellence, the Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health (CISMAC).

UiB 75 years

Global Challenges That Shaped the University

How was the University of Bergen shaped by global challenges, and how did it contribute to address them?

International Congress
ECTMIH2021 website

ECTMIH2021: over 1100 Global Health enthusiasts

For over 2 years, the Centre for International Health (CIH) and the University of Bergen (UiB) have been preparing to host the 12th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH2021).

The Development Learning Lab

Launching the Development Learning Lab: A new research and learning center for better results

What works and what does not work in development aid? The Development Learning Lab, a joint effort by CMI, the Norwegian School of Economics, the University of Bergen and Centre for applied research at NHH (SNF), aims to fill the knowledge gaps and increase the success of development programmes.

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Nov 17

PhD Conference in Global health, 17 - 20 November 2021

How to survive as a PhD-student - communication, networking and PhD-practical matters - hosted by NRSGH. Deadline for registration: August 20.

research project
BASE EECA partners

Building GH capacity in middle-income countries

Researchers from the Centre for International Health, the University of Tromsø and Heidelberg University are collaborating with 3 Eastern Europe-Central Asian countries to build capacity in Global Health education in higher education institutions in these countries.