Erasmus exchange students, Marina Reis and Ana Santos, during their placement at Oslo University Hospital.


Thinking outside the box

To finalise their nursing degree, Marina Reis and Ana Santos from Portugal came to Oslo and spent a semester at HiOA, - an experience they gladly recommend to other students.

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International Careers at HiOA

Practical information on living, working and researching in Oslo.


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Prospective students

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Greek students protesting

Seeking solutions to youth unemployment

A major EU research project led by researchers from HiOA will look for solutions that can prevent young people from being excluded from the labour market.


HiOA researchers Norun Christine Sanderson (left), Weiqin Chen and Siri Kessel

Digital learning tools have many shortcomings

Fronter and other digital learning platforms are becoming more and more widespread, but they are not universally accessible.


Steps you need to take before arriving in Norway

Semester Start

Welcome to HiOA! Get an overview of the most important things you need to know and do at the beginning of the semester.