"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



Music Student Jørn came second in Norwegian Idol

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


Johann Roppen becomes new rector at Volda University College

Rector candidate Johann Roppen and prorector candidate Jens Standal Groven won with 82% of the votes at the rector election 3rd and 4th of December.


Rector elections 2014

The Rector and the Pro-Rector of the university college are elected for a four-year period at a time. Election dates 3rd and 4th of December.

Study Catalog 2015-2016