Creating opportunities for refugees

Refugees and Norwegian students recently celebrated completing the first semester of the academic network scheme, one of a series of initiatives to provide mutually beneficial opportunities.

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International Careers at HiOA

Practical information on living, working and researching in Oslo.


Focus areas and projects within research and development.

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International Careers

Practical information on living, working and researching in Oslo.


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Pathways back to work for people with disabilities

Despite having some of the most progressive social security policies in Europe, the majority of people with disabilities in Norway struggle to get and retain paid work.


Viggo Vestel

What is so attractive about extremism?

What attracts some young people to extremist groups such as those supporting radical Islam or ring-wing nationalism? HiOA researchers seek the answers in a new international project.

Pre-Arrival Guide

Before arriving in Norway, there are certain steps you need to take.

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