Focusing on people

- The nursing profession is no longer a women's profession, according to nursing students Daniel Hustad Singh (19) and Magnus Haugland Halvorsen (22). They are two of the growing number of male students attending the study programme in nursing.

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Find courses or programmes taught in English.

International Careers

An international career at HiOA.


Focus areas and projects within research and development.

Prospective students

Find degrees and short courses.

Current students

Get learning resources and student information.



Where do the happiest children live?

Most children i Norway are happy, but we also find exceptions.The Children's Worlds Study has important messages for policy makers, practitioners and others concerned with children's quality of life.


Hakan Bagci

Wants to make a difference for children and young people

Hakan Bagci is a newly fledged Bachelor in Child Care and Welfare. He is eager to better the conditions under which children and adolescents grow up.

A collective effort for refugees and asylum seekers

Join in! Nov 20th at 14.00 pm, P 46.

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.