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The Research Council of Norway has allocated 400 million Norwegian kroner to research equipment. The University of Bergen receives 75 million of this to invest in two major databases for linguistics and biology.
For years there has been no cure for chronic fatigue syndrome. But new research in Bergen gives hope to sufferers of the disease.
The conference ”Literature and Chemistry: Elective Affinities” is the point were the classic arts of writing and alchemy meet in a modern scientific context.
This month Grace Ndeezi from Uganda will defend the first joint PhD from Makerere University and the University of Bergen.
Archaeologists from the University of Bergen have made discoveries in South Africa that represent a turning point in human evolution.
John Pilger has been a pain in the arse of Australian, American and European authorities for decades. He speaks at a public lecture in Bergen on Thursday October 13.
Elaine Scarry believes that nuclear weapons are an invisible threat that we ignore at our peril.
Despite slipping a few places, the University of Bergen kept its position amongst the world’s 200 leading universities in this year’s Times Higher Education rankings.
Can parachuting help people with a gambling addiction? New research shows that extreme sport athletes have quite a lot in common with gamblers.
For the next two weeks social anthropologist Vigdis Broch-Due is guest essayist at renowned website On The Human.
In April 2011 the board of the University of Bergen adopted the university’s strategy for the next four years. Amongst the goals is an even stronger international presence.
Scientists got a new arena to fight the salmon louse when The Sea Lice Research Centre opened in Bergen earlier this month.
Håkonshallen was built 750 years ago as part of King Håkon Håkonsson’s nation building project.
University of Bergen researchers have contributed to an international declaration on the prevention of non-communicable diseases. Now the UN is discussing the issue.
Early this month a centre of competition policy research was opened in Bergen as a joint venture between UiB and NHH. The centre is close to unique in Norway.
The diversity at the University of Bergen will be celebrated in international student week 19–23 September.
Thousands of guests were attracted by the stunning design of the UH Nett Vest stand at the EAIE conference in Copenhagen.
From 2005 to 2011 the University of Bergen has climbed 199 positions in the QS rankings of the world’s elite universities.