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Volda University College is located in a small town on the west coast of Norway, but our perspective is international. Out of approximately 4000 students, more than 120 are exchange students. Our four faculties offer a variety of courses in their subject areas: Humanities and Education, Social Sciences and History, Art and Physical Education and Media and Journalism.


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Selfies - impression management and staging

The portrait was previously reserved for the artist - now we are almost bombarded, said Associate Professor at the Faculty of Media and Journalism Erling Sivertsen to a packed auditorium in the Berte Kanutte-building today.


Award for Research and development to “Media and the Second cold War”

The ninth award for Research and development at Volda University College was today awarded the project “Media and the Second cold War” at the Faculty of Media and Journalism.



The Research Days 2014 is arranged by Volda University College from 19th-23rd September. This year the audience can participate in jazz seminars, experience a Pecha Kucha night at the student house Rokken, or taste traditional Norwegian food at the Volda Bygdetun museum. The program also includes a number of interesting lectures and seminars, held by faculty members at Volda University College.

Study Catalog 2014-2015

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