Priority areas

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The University of Bergen has three strategic areas: Ocean, Climate and energy transitions and Global challenges. Within these areas, UiB will contribute to society with excellent research, education, interdisciplinary cooperation and dissemination of knowledge and innovation.

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The University of Bergen is Norway’s largest marine university, with research and education of a high international standard and several world leading research environments.
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Illustrasjonsbilde: Hav med store bølger sett fra en steinstrand

Climate and energy transition

The University of Bergen host a broad network of climate and renewable energy research and education. Sustainable growth and new technology is under way.
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En mann med turban og hvit kjortel står på en grønn åker med en bunt grønt gress i hånden.

Global Challenges

A multidisciplinary strategic area at the University of Bergen, with research and education of an excellent international standard.