Academic Coordinator
Sæbjørg Walaker Nordeide

Study Adviser
E-mail: advice@ahkr.uib.no

Expertise and Fields of Research


At the University of Bergen you can study all periods in prehistory from early human evolution in South Africa to the early historical periods in Scandinavia. You can also study classical archaeology and important developments in the Middle East, as well as the Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age, Viking period and early Medieval periods of Norway and Scandinavia in general.


– A proud day

UiB's new Centre of Excellence is officially open.

Centre of Excellence

Digging the past

The new Centre of Excellence at The University of Bergen aims to discover the past to understand the present.

Meet our employees

Goldsmith turned archaeologist

UiB researcher Karen van Niekerk's road to (a Centre of) excellence.


PhD candidate wins best student paper award

Archaeologist Magnus M. Haaland received the award at peer-reviewed conference in Newcastle.