"The place you'll never forget"

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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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VUC at the top nationally on staff mobility

Volda University College (VUC) is among the leading higher education institutions in Norway with regards to faculty/staff exchange through the Erasmus+ programme. The International Board at VUC aims to build further on this success.

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Frankulstein at Zagreb 2015

The collaboration between Volda Univsersity College (VUC) and Ulstein Group in Ulsteinvik continues to reap benefits. «Frankulstein», a film made by students and staff at VUC, has now been accepted into one of the world's biggest and most prestigious animation festivals, Zagreb 2015.

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Applicants from nine nations for PHD positions

April 15 was the deadline for the eight PhD positions advertised at Volda University College. A total of 43 applicants from nine countries have applied.

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X2 FESTIVAL CELEBRATING 10 YEARS!

It has been 10 years since the extreme sport festival X2 was established by a group of students in Volda. Since 2005 the festival has evolved to become a venue for people who enjoy outdoor activities - with competitions on snow, air, mountains, hill, river and ocean.

Study Catalog 2015-2016

Upcoming events

X2 festival