Celebration of the students
The corona virus put an end to the annual masters ceremony in Tjodhallen this summer. But some of the students were gathered at Ullandhaug - the winners of this year's student awards.
Strategic plan 2030 – voice your opinion
The consultation draft for a new strategic plan for the University of Stavanger was approved by the University Board on 11 June. The document has been submitted for consultation, where stakeholders may offer their feedback by 15 September.
Photocall: Share your migration story
What is your migration story? Do you want to share your lived experience of moving to Norway? In the “Our migration history” project, researchers from the University of Stavanger are looking to document lived experiences of migration.
Awards for petroleum students
Repsol, Acona and Vår Energi awarded a total of 10 prizes and NOK 325,000 to undergraduate and master students at UiS June 17th.
Students, staff and visitors may return to campus
UiS campuses are finally open again to students, staff and visitors – as long as everyone complies with existing rules and advice on infection prevention.
Welcome to the official semester opening 2020
A record number of students are embarking on their student life at the University of Stavanger in August. We are very excited to wish you all a warm welcome with an official ceremony, which will be digital this year. The ceremony also marks the beginning of the buddy festival Fadder.
EU Commissioner: ECIU University is testbed for the future
Education and research innovations at the ECIU University could pave the way for further development in European higher education, says EU Commissioner Mariya Gabriel.
The buddy festival Fadder 2020
The buddy festival Fadder, which takes place August 10 to 16, aims at welcoming new and old students by offering a fun, safe and adventurous taste of what to expect from campus life and Stavanger as a student city.
A new semester at the UiS
The week to mark the beginning of the new semester starts Monday 10 August, and this year we will be welcoming over 4000 new students to the University of Stavanger.
7 postdoctoral positions available related to pandemic risk and science communication
Due to an emergency call from the Research Council of Norway (RCN) linked to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemics, the University of Stavanger invites applicants for up to seven Postdoctoral Research Fellows related to two different projects on pandemic risk and science communication.