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Bergen Marine Research Cluster is a collaborative body which will put Bergen at the forefront of marine research through interdisciplinary cooperation, great expertise and high-tech equipment. “We want to be one of the world’s leading centres of research, monitoring and consulting in the field of the marine environment and marine resources," says Peter M. Haugan, who heads the cluster
Most of the scholarship holders were Norwegian when the Centre for Integrated Petroleum Research opened in 2003. The number of international scholarship holders is now in excess of 50%. Dir. Arne Skauge thanks the internet and networking for this internationalization.
Four young researchers will each receive between NOK 12-15 million so that they can start their own research groups at the university. They are the winners of this year’s award from the Bergen Research Foundation’s (BFS) recruitment programme.
The Geophysical Institute, the University of Århus, the University of Iceland and the University of the Faroes have developed a new interdisciplinary master's program, called MARECLIM. The program starts up in the autumn of 2009.