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Remember to get your vaccine!

Everyone who studies in Stavanger can get a covid-19 vaccine in the Stavanger municipality. It is very important that yo...

Looking towards 8 years of subsurface research

University of Stavanger, NORCE, IFE and University of Bergen are partners in an application for a new petrosenter, focus...

Getting to the vaccination centres

Do you want to take the covid-19 vaccine, but wonder how to get to the vaccination centres in Stavanger and Sandnes by b...

UiS among the 401-500 best universities in the world

University of Stavanger (UiS) makes a strong debut in the prestigious Times Higher Education ranking.

Public transport

If you have to use public transport, please note that as of September 1 it is compulsory to wear a face mask.

Students still to go into quarantine

Unvaccinated students must go into quarantine if defined as a close contact. Unlike primary and higher secondary school ...

International EADP Conference on bullying starts Friday 17th

Norwegian Centre for Learning Environment and Behavioural Research in Education and University of Stavanger host the dig...

Rune Todnem By appointed Professor of Leadership at the Norwegian School of Hotel Management

After 15 years at British universities followed by two years at the UiS Business School, Rune Todnem By joins the establ...

How to register seating in lecture rooms and book reading room seats

Students can register their seats in our lecture rooms and book places in our reading rooms. This way we can limit the n...

Welcome to the library!

We hope that you will use the library and the services that we offer.

What's the role of bacteria in the gut of patients?

Could the bacteria in our guts help us improve cancer treatment? This is one of the key questions in a new research coll...

Folkvord and Kvaløy appointed to a new tax committee

On Friday 18 June, the government established a committee to carry out a comprehensive review of the Norwegian tax and e...

UiS Business School and the CIIP go forwards in the competition to become a centre for excellence in research (SFF)

The CIIP – Centre for Innovation, Institutions and Policy – will investigate to see how technological changes and innova...

The Centre for Innovation Research, a contributor to the debate on practice and policy

A look at how the Centre for Innovation Research in Stavanger has evolved in line with rapidly changing surrounds and sh...

Top students win industry awards

Repsol, IKM Acona and Vår Energi awarded a total of nine prizes and NOK 275,000 to bachelor and master students at UiS.

Adventures in particle physics

Do you want to learn more about the smallest building blocks in nature? UiS have invited three world famous physicists t...

Eight simple pieces of advice: How to study smartly

You can secure your dream job by completing a course of study with good grades. Here you will learn how to work efficien...

New possibilities for geosciences at UiS

The Department of Energy Resources at UiS is investing in new equipment and new research areas within geotechnics and ge...

TD Veen gives NOK 5 million to UiS Business School and Synapse Lab

The research group Synapse Lab develops measures to improve motivation and learning in education and in working life. Th...

Strong applications for Centres of Excellence from University of Stavanger

Six different research communities at the University of Stavanger (UiS) have applied to become Norwegian centres of exce...

UiS set to enter Stage 2 in its reopening plan

On Monday 31 May, the UiS will be entering into Stage 2 of its reopening plan. Below you will find the corona regulation...

Official semester opening ceremony 2021

Welcome to Stavanger and UiS - both new and not so new students!

2winners Board Members Selection

2winners is now searching for suitable candidates for the next board members.

More people are using Tik Tok during corona

In 2020 the use of social media platforms like Tik Tok increased in all Nordic countries. Find more statistics and repor...

MSc in Business Administration receives EFMD accreditation

The University of Stavanger Business School is the first Norwegian business school to receive the EFMD Programme Accredi...

How to store hydrogen in metal hydrides?

The University of Stavanger is investing in hydrogen research. Olena Zavorotynska is one of several researchers who, wit...

Apply for available study places in performing arts

You can now apply for available study places in music performance in the fields of classical or jazz / improvisation. Th...

Read the new ECIU magazine!

The 2021 edition of ECIU University magazine shows how we try to change higher education in order to provide skills and ...

The first dataset is published in UiS Open Research Data

Janine Anne Campbell is the first researcher to publish in the UiS archive for open research data.

Internships with 2winners

2winners is a student group initiated by Diku-Eurasia Project «EduInd4.0» to encourage students to build their first dig...

Nominate for the University Fund’s Presentation and Community Involvement Award

The objective of the prize is to promote outstanding presentation and community involvement at the University of Stavang...

Student infected, 50 quarantined

​​A student at the Faculty of Arts and Education who attended lectures at UiS Friday March 19, has been infected with co...

The Education and Learning Environment Award 2021

Which environments or persons at the University of Stavanger have succeeded in the facilitation of the academic learning...

A digital tool that strengthens students' belief in their learning opportunities launched

All upper secondary schools in Norway can now use the digital tool U-Say. The UiS Business School has participated in th...

Message from the rector: Keep your distance!

We have partially reopened campus, and that's wonderful! All the more reason not to get lax about infection control prec...

Writers’ Night is over – download the presentations

Writers’ Night was a success with a total of 824 participants. Download presentations about searching, citing, and acade...

Gorm Kipperberg is the new Professor of Environmental Economics at UiS

Gorm Kipperberg has been promoted to professor of environmental economics at the UiS Business School. His research focus...

What TV show was the most pirated in 2016? Find out with Statista!

Statista gives you an overview of statistical data from the media, finance, health, politics and more.

Winter at the Iron Age Farm

What´s happening at the Iron Age Farm in February and March?

Implementing simulation-based education in Malawi and Tanzania

The University of Stavanger has received NOK 18.7 million from Norad to implement simulation-based education in nursing...

What's happening?

Exercise with SiS on Wednesdays

Wed. 25.08 13:30

wed. 06.10 15:00

Campus Ullandhaug - meet outside Kitty Kiellands hus

Programme: EADP Summer Tour 2021: Bullying - what we know and what we can do

Fri. 17.09.2021


The EADP Summer Tour 2021

It’s tomorrow at Nordic Edge Expo

Mon. 20.09 08:00

thu. 23.09 14:00


Introduction to Zotero

Tue. 21.09.2021



Innoasis Science Cocktails: Caring Futures edition

Tue. 21.09.2021


Victoria Hotel
Salon du Nord

Smart City Research Symposium

Wed. 22.09.2021


Hotel Victoria

Young Researchers' Night

Fri. 24.09.2021



Webinar in Python

Mon. 27.09.2021



Introduction to EndNote

Tue. 28.09.2021


The Ullandhaug Library
KE A-253

Future Energy and Autonomy Hackathon

Fri. 01.10 15:00

sun. 03.10 19:00

Lyspæren Innovasjonshus

Introduction to EndNote

Mon. 04.10.2021



Workshop in NVivo

Tue. 05.10.2021


The Data Lab, the library
KE A-259

LaTeX 2: LaTeX Advanced

Wed. 06.10.2021


The Data Lab, the library
KE A-259

Food for thought: Stress and relaxation

Wed. 06.10.2021


Kitty Kjellands hus

Introduction to Zotero

Thu. 07.10.2021


The Ullandhaug Library
KE A-253

ODT Energy 21

Wed. 20.10 09:00

thu. 21.10 14:30

Stavanger forum
Stand C-3320

Introduction to Tableau

Mon. 25.10.2021


The Data Lab, the library
KE A-259

Introduction to EndNote

Tue. 26.10.2021


The Ullandhaug Library
KE A-253

Food for thought: Self-compassion

Wed. 27.10.2021


Kitty Kjellands hus

KÅKÅnomics-fagseminar på UiS: Misjon eller marked?

Wed. 27.10.2021


Universitetet i Stavanger

KÅKÅnomics-konferansen for økonomisk politikk 2021

Thu. 28.10.2021


Odeon Kino i Stavanger
Kinosal 1

Introduction to Zotero

Fri. 29.10.2021


The Ullandhaug Library
KE A-253

Food for thought: Sleep

Wed. 03.11.2021


Kitty Kjellands hus