"The place you'll never forget"

Hello and welcome

Volda University College is located in a small town on the west coast of Norway, but our perspective is global. Out of approximately 3500 students, more than 200 are international. 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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X2 Festival 2016

The X2 festival founded by VUC students eleven years ago has now become the largest winter sports festival in Norway. From April 14-17 you can experience extreme sports, artists and presenters of the highest quality.


Pangaia trainee position

Are you a responsible, proactive and social student, interested in internationalization, other cultures, languages and backgrounds? Then you might just be the right person for us! The International Office is happy to announce a placement position in Pangaia, available from August/September on, preferably for the entire duration of the academic year 2016/2017.



The German professor and Bond expert Tobias Hochscherf will give lectures and seminars about James Bond as a Cold War Warrior. These will take place at Aasen-House, room 106, Thursday March 3 and Friday March 4.


Great turnout for International Day

The auditorium was full to the brink when Leo Ajkic had his presentation during International Day and the study abroad fair itself was also well visited.

Study Catalog 2016-2017

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