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International Office

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International Office staff

The international office consists of three teams specialised in various fields of internationalisation. 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


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


Faculty services / Academic support group

Trym N. Holbek
Faculty of Arts and Education
European programmes, ECIU Student Mobility coordinator, staff mobility
Tel. +47 51 83 13 22

Celine Nygaard
Faculty of Social Sciences
Nordic cooperation, UArctic, Joint degrees
Tel. +47 51 83 37 33

Katrine Hahn Kristensen (from 11. August 2014)
Faculty of Science and Technology

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, Refugees with insufficient documentation, Quota scheme
Tel. +47 51 83 30 60

Mona Heimdal
Outgoing exchange students to United States, Canada and the Nordic countries
Tel. +47 51 83 30 95

Erika Torgersen
Erasmus institutional coordinator
Outgoing exchange students to Australia and New Zealand
Tel. +47 51 83 10 92

Hege Rosså
Outgoing exchange students to Europe
Tel. +47 51 83 31 40

Kathrine Pekot
Incoming exchange students, full degree admissions
Tel: +47 51 83 31 01

Elias Conde Pais
Incoming exchange students, full degree admissions
Tel: +47 51 83 30 58

Shizuka Kamata Sydnes
Tel: +47 51 83 10 63

Birgit Brun
Full degree admissions
Tel: +47 51 83 32 51

Sara Edfast (from 1. October 2014)
Full degree admissions
Tel: +47 51 83 10 59

 

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