Centre for International Health

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Studenter som drikker kaffe utenfor SV-fakultetet

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).

Semester start
Fadderuke 2020

Corona measures at the start of the semester

Bergen City Council on August 5th decided to introduce a temporary local infection control regulation. This is what it means for the start of the semester at the University of Bergen.

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.

Hurtigruten seiler inn trang fjord
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.

Corona pandemic
Illustrasjon korona

The Coronavirus – Information for Students and Employees

University of Bergen's Central Information Site About the Coronavirus