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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).

Autumn semester at UiB

Plans for the new semester at UiB

Answers to the most common questions about the semester start and the autumn semester at UiB.

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
pre-schoolers with Nelson Mandela in SA

PedMAb: a project with paradigm-shift potential

June 2021, an international team of researchers had a kick-off meeting for a new EDCTP research project undertaking a study that represents a paradigm shift in mother-to-child-transmission of HIV. CIH Professor Thorkild Tylleskär is a member of the team.

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
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The Coronavirus – Information for Students and Employees

University of Bergen's Central Information Site About the Coronavirus