HVL was formed through a merger between Bergen University College, Sogn og Fjordane University College and Stord/Haugesund University College on January 1 2017.
The professional and working life-oriented profile govern the knowledge and expertise we develop.
To ensure greater quality and relevance, our research activities take place in a regional, national and international research community and involve students and partners.
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As an exchange student, you will get accommodation guarantee through the student welfare organization Saman if you apply within the deadline.
The medical staff will assist you with questions regarding contraception, sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancy, abortion, and sexuality and sexual relationships only. All counselling, prescription of contraceptives and testing is confidential and free of charge.
In the sports hall Sognahallen you may climb "The Wall", one of Norway's best indoor climbing walls. If you like swimming, you can go for a swim in the public swimming pool.
It is an awesome experience and a great place to study. The administration goes to great lengths to make sure the students are well informed and have all the resources necessary. The library is big and well equpied. As for student activities, you never lack of something to do. The greatest part is the teachers have an open door policy, and students can pop in anytime and...
The school is at a great location, have an amazing atmosphere and you have close contact with your teachers. It could have been more structured but Im super happy of everything I’ve learned!!
I recommend this university because the team put efforts to help the student to achieve the objectives and they guide to find the field of study that fits better.