Contact a student advisor

Student advisors are responsible for issues relating to their respective study programmes. They can help you with issues concerning your studies.

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  • Approval and recognition
  • Problems with your studies
  • Leave of absence from your studies
  • Illness
  • Changing your individual education plan or changing to part-time studies
  • Delays in progression and extensions of entitlement to study
  • Changing courses
  • Withdrawing from your studies

Health sciences

If you have questions about courses, changes in your education plan, delays in progression or leave of absence, please contact the student advisor for your programme.

For questions or to make an appointment with a student advisor, please contact helsefag@uis.no

BA in nursing

  • Lori-Ann A. Wollum (1st year)
  • Francois Xavier Constantin-Jonsson (2nd and 3rd year)
  • Rebecca Adele Esaiassen (3rd year)

BA in Paramedicine

  • Katrine Maritvold

MA in Prehospital critical care and Midwifery

  • Marte Knudsen

MA in Substance Abuse and Mental Health Work, Health Sciences

  • Camilla Aasmundsen Jensen

MA in Public Health Nursing

  • Michelle Reah

MA in Advanced Practice Nursing, and Advanced Education Programme in Cancer Nursing

  • Stine B. Sørflaten

Social studies

If you have questions about courses, changes in your education plan, delays in progression or leave of absence, please contact the student advisor for your programme.

Marita Wassbakk (Nordic Master in Social Work and Welfare)
Phone: 51 83 45 24
E-mail: marita.wassbakk@uis.no

Karina Danielsen Tallman (European Master in Social Work with Families and Children)
Tlf: 51 83 27 32
E-mail: karina.d.tallman@uis.no

Mirjam Haidler (on leave)
E-post: mirjam.haidler@uis.no

Hotel and tourism

If you have questions about courses, changes in your education plan, delays in progression or leave of absence, please contact the student advisor for your programme.

Bachelor's courses
Jeanette Goa
Phone: 51 83 37 56
E-mail: j.goa@uis.no
Office: EAL H-117

Master's courses
Oddvar Norland
Phone: 51 83 24 12
E-mail: oddvar.norland@uis.no
Office: EAL H-118

Science, Technology and Safety

If you have questions about courses, changes in your education plan, delays in progression or leave of absence, please contact the student advisor for your programme. We have drop-in every day at 12.00-14.00.

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

  • Sheryl Josdal (Bachelor in Computer Science, master in Computer Science and master in Applied Data Science)
  • Patricia Retamal (Bachelor in Control Engineering and Circuit Design, Bachelor in Control Engineering and Circuit Design Vocational Path, bachelor in Medical Technology, master in Robot Technology and Signal Processing)

Department of Energy and Petroleum Engineering

  • Anita Malde Rasmussen (Bachelor in Energy and Petroleum Engineering, bachelor in Battery and Energy Engineering, master in Petroleum Engineering)

Department of Energy Resources

  • Karina Sanni (Bachelor in Geosciences and Energy Resources, master in Energy, Reservoir and Earth Sciences and master in Computational Engineering)

Department of Chemistry, Bioscience and Environmental Engineering

  • Hege Bakken (Bachelor in Chemistry and Environmental Engineering,
  • master in Environmental Engineering, bachelor in Biological Chemistry, master in Biological Chemestry)

Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science 

  • Cecilie Larsen (Bachelor in Civil Engineering with specialisation in Structural Engineering, bachelor in Mechanical Engineering, master in Marine and Offshore Technology, master in Industrial Asset Management, and master in Structural and Mechanical Engineering)

Department of Mathematics and Physics

  • Helene Nicolaisen (Master in Mathematics and Physics, One-Year Program Mathematics, Preparatory Course for Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Preparatory Course in Maths and Physics for Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Advanced teacher education for levels 8-13 in Natural Sciences)

Department of Safety, Economics and Planning

  • Camilla Mellegård (Bachelor in Civil Engineering with specialisation in Technical Planning and City and Regional Planning, master in Risk Analysis, master in City and Regional Planning, master in Societal Safety, master in Industrial Economics)
  • Cathrine Hofker Tønnessen (Bachelor in Customs and Border Management)

Arts and Education

If you have questions about courses, changes in your education plan, delays in progression or leave of absence, please contact the student advisor for your programme.

Department of Early Childhood Education

Study advisor Kindergarten teacher education and Comparative education

Inger M. Øglænd
Phone: 51 83 29 48
E-mail: inger.m.oglend@uis.no
Office: HL K-113

Department of Cultural Studies and Languages 

Study advisor Literacy Studies

Signe Ekenberg
Phone: 51 83 13 53
E-mail: signe.ekenberg@uis.no
Office: HG O-224

Department of Education and Sports Science 

Study advisor English didactics

Kjersti Gjedrem
Phone: 51 83 30 72
E-mail: kjersti.gjedrem@uis.no
Office: HG R-223

Study advisor Outdoor education

Ivar Bjørnsen
Phone: 51 83 11 61
E-mail: ivar.bjornsen@uis.no
Office: HG R-221

Study advisor Drama

Berit Aarrestad
Phone: 930 07 175
E-mail: berit.aarrestad@uis.no

Study advisor EMMIR

Mona Østerhus
Phone: 51 83 35 33
E-mail: mona.osterhus@uis.no
Office: HG R-220

Media and Social Sciences

If you have questions about courses, changes in your education plan, delays in progression or leave of absence, please contact the student advisor for your programme.

BA Journalism, BA Television and Multimedia Production, MA Documentary Production)
Yri Helene Ljosdal
Phone: 51 83 15 05
E-mail: yri.h.ljosdal@uis.no
Office: EOJ SV-353

Kristine Gilje (on leave)

MA Energy Environment and Society and MA Change Management
Magda Hognestad
Phone: 51 83 14 49
E-mail: magda.hognestad@uis.no
Office: EOJ SV-354

One-year programme and BA in sociology
Kari Riste
Phone: 51 83 15 35
E-mail: kari.riste@uis.no

BA Political Science and one-year-programme in Communication
Nina Nesheim
Phone: 51 83 15 81
E-mail: nina.nesheim@uis.no
Office: EOJ 352

Music and dance

If you have questions about courses, changes in your education plan, delays in progression or leave of absence, please contact the student advisor for your programme.

If you have questions concerning admssion procedures, audition or the study programme, please contact: music-dance@uis.no

Economics and law

If you have questions about courses, changes in your education plan, delays in progression or leave of absence, please contact the student advisor for your programme.

Bachelor in Business Administration

Anette Hansen Phone: (+47) 51 83 37 46 E-mail: anette.hansen@uis.no

Master in Business Administration

Anne-Lin Brobakke Phone: (+47) 51 83 37 17 E-mail: anne-lin.brobakke@uis.no

Master in Accounting and Auditing

Anne-Lin Brobakke Tlf: (+47) 51 83 37 17 E-mail: anne-lin.brobakke@uis.no

Bachelor in Law

Cecilie Egenæs Lund Phone: (+47) 51 83 37 48 E-mail: cecilie.e.lund@uis.no

Master in Business Law

Monica Lange Phone: 51 83 23 32 E-mail: monica.lange@uis.no

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