"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.


News in English



Former student Maria Mikkelsen nominated for journalism award

Mikkelsen is one of two journalists from the newspaper Verdens Gang (VG) behind the story of 13 year old Odin, which received much attention when it was published last November.


Volda University College gets Nature Guide Education

This fall is the startup for the new study program Naturguide (60 ECTS).


Music Student Jørn came second in Norwegian Idol

Jørn Trollebø Kvalheim came on an impressive second place in the final of Idol 2014.

Study Catalog 2015-2016