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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!

Extended opening hours at the library

From Thursday May 6 the Ullandhaug library is open from 8 am to 10 pm Monday to Thursday.

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...

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...

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The Covid-19 pandemic and outbound exchange in the Autumn semester 2021

Important information for those of you who are going on an exchange this autumn.

The Covid-19 pandemic and outbound exchange in the Autumn semester 2021

Important information for those of you who are going on an exchange this autumn.

The Covid-19 pandemic and outbound exchange in the Autumn semester 2021

Important information for those of you who are going on an exchange this autumn.

The Covid-19 pandemic and outbound exchange in the Autumn semester 2021

Important information for those of you who are going on an exchange this autumn.

The Covid-19 pandemic and outbound exchange in the Spring semester 2022

Important information for those of you who are going on an exchange spring semester 2022.

New coronavirus measures at UiS

Campuses will remain open, but new measures and recommendations will be introduced to curb the spread of coronavirus. Th...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information

The university is open, in compliance with existing infection control precautions.

School exams are converted to home exams

All school exams are converted to home exams autumn semester 2020

What's happening?

Adventures in Particle Physics: Chris Quigg

Wed. 04.08.2021

20:00-20:45

Digital event

Adventures in Particle Physics: Zhongbo Kang

Fri. 06.08.2021

20:00-20:45

Digital event

Official semester opening 2021

Mon. 16.08.2021

12:00-13:00

Fadderområdet på Ullandhaug

Opening ceremony on Campus Bjergsted

Tue. 17.08.2021

11:00-14:00

Fakultet for utøvende kunstfag, Bjergsted 1

aktivUka 2021

Tue. 31.08 07:30

thu. 02.09 16:00

Universitetet i Stavanger

Crash course in 3D-printing

Tue. 07.09.2021

12:00-14:00

Lyspæren UiS

Course in personal strategic planning with Professor Idriss El-Thalji

Tue. 14.09.2021

10:00-16:00

Lyspæren Innovasjonshus

LaTeX 1: Introduction to LaTeX

Tue. 14.09.2021

10:15-12:00

The Data Lab, the library
KE A-259

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

Fri. 17.09.2021

09:00-18:00

Webinar
The EADP Summer Tour 2021

Introduction to Zotero

Tue. 21.09.2021

12:00-14:00

Zoom

Smart City Research Symposium

Wed. 22.09.2021

09:00-17:30

Hotel Victoria

Introduction to EndNote

Tue. 28.09.2021

12:15-14:00

The Ullandhaug Library
KE A-253

Introduction to EndNote

Mon. 04.10.2021

13:15-15:00

Zoom

LaTeX 2: LaTeX Advanced

Wed. 06.10.2021

10:15-12:00

The Data Lab, the library
KE A-259

Introduction to Zotero

Thu. 07.10.2021

10:00-12:00

The Ullandhaug Library
KE A-253

Introduction to Tableau

Mon. 25.10.2021

09:15-12:00

The Data Lab, the library
KE A-259

Introduction to EndNote

Tue. 26.10.2021

12:15-14:00

The Ullandhaug Library
KE A-253

Introduction to Zotero

Fri. 29.10.2021

13:00-15:00

The Ullandhaug Library
KE A-253