"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 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



International Day 2015

On Wednesday February 4th we celebrate International Day at Volda University College. Music, dance, colourful stands and a free international lunch will be part of the programme that starts 11:15 in the Berte Kanutte building.


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).

Study Catalog 2015-2016