University of Agder (UiA), Norway

UiA University of Agder, Norway
UiA University of Agder, Norway

The University of Agder (NorwegianUniversitetet i Agder), formerly known as Agder College and Agder University College, is a public university with campuses in Kristiansand and GrimstadNorway. The institution was established as a university college (høgskole) in 1994 through the merger of the Agder University College and five other colleges, including a technical college and a nursing school, and was granted the status of a full university in 2007.


Co-creation of tomorrow’s knowledge

UiA seeks to be an open and inclusive university that is characterised by a culture of collaboration. Knowledge is successfully co-created when staff, students and the larger community challenge each other.