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International Office staff

The international office consists of specialised teams working in internationalisation of educational programmes. Our main function is to provide support and advice to academic groups and students regarding mobility, partnerships and information.

- Head
- Faculty services / Academic support group
- Student mobility staff

Service desk 10:00 - 14:00 hrs.
Tel. +47 51 83 27 34
E-mail for incoming exchange students: exchange@uis.no
E-mail for outgoing exchange students: utveksling@uis.no
E-mail for questions concerning full degree admission: admissions@uis.no


Bjarte Hoem
Head of International Office
ECIU local coordinator
Tel. +47 51 83 30 77


Faculty services / Academic support group

Trym N. Holbek
Faculty of Arts and Education & Faculty of Perfoming Arts
NORHED, Erasmus+ Key Action 2
Tel. +47 51 83 13 22

Celine Nygaard
Faculty of Social Sciences, UiS Business School & Faculty of Health Science
Nordlys/Nordic cooperation, University of the Arctic , Joint Master Degrees
Tel. +47 51 83 37 33

Bente Dale
Faculty of Science and Technology
NORDTEK
Tel. +47 51 83 417 08

Tasks:

  • Joint degrees and study programmes
  • Project development and support
  • Follow-up to national and international trends in educational policies
  • Support for development of study programme mobility windows
  • Strategic support for internationalization
  • Management of international cooperation agreements: Nordplus, Erasmus

Student mobility staff

Magdalena Brekke
Team Manager, 
Student Mobility coordinator, Academic support, Refugees with insufficient documentation, NORPART
Tel. +47 51 83 30 60

Admissions
Merete Kloster
Full degree admission
Tel: +47 51 83 34 78

Elias Conde Pais
Full degree admission
Tel: +47 51 83 30 58

Shizuka Kamata Sydnes (30%)
Full degree admission, ECIU
Tel: +47 51 83 10 63

Julia Peter
Full degree admissions
Tel: +47 51 83 35 02

Mohammad Ibrahim
Admission assistant
Tel: +47 51 83 45 96

Vilde Baklid
Admission assistant
Tel: +47 5183 28 05

Student exchange
Vibeke Kvarven
Incoming exchange students
Outgoing exchange students to the Nordic countries and South Europe

Marketing and social media
Tel: +47 51 83 24 95

Solvor Sleveland
Incoming exchange students
Outgoing exchange students to Australia and New Zealand
Tel. +47 51 83 10 92

Hege Rosså
Erasmus+ institutional coordinator
Outgoing exchange students to Europe

Tel. +47 51 83 31 40

Marianne Høie
Outgoing exchange students to United States, Canada and South America
Tel: +47 51 83 33 24

Interns
Jyoti Bhardwaj
Service desk and admission
Tel: +47 51 83 45 96

Staff member on leave
Mona Heimdal On leave until April 2018
Erika Torgersen On leave until October 2018
Sara Shiromizu On leave until November 2018
Shizuka Kamata Sydnes On 70% leave until March 2018

Tasks:

  • Development and administration of institutional international cooperation agreements for student mobility
  • Applications for outgoing students
  • Student advice and information services regarding studies abroad to UiS students
  • International admissions and general advice to incoming students - exchange and degree seeking students
  • International Orientation Week
  • Marketing and recruitment
  • Institutional promotion abroad and media contact responsibilities
  • Refugees with insufficient documentation