top General Information


Street:PO Box 422


Post Code:4604


Institution Funding



Founded as Agder University College in 1994. Acquired present status and title in 2007



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education and Research (Kunnskapsdepartementet); Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (Nasjonalt organ for kvalitet i utdanningen – NOKUT)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Sunniva Whittaker

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Greta Hilding

Job title:Director of Academic Affairs

Senior Administrative Officer : Hans Kjetil Lysgård

Job title:Vice Rector for Research and Interdisciplinary Projects

Senior Administrative Officer : Marit Wergeland

Job title:Dean

top Divisions

Faculty : Engineering and Science

Fields of study:Analytical Chemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Management, Information Technology, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Sciences, Telecommunications Engineering

Faculty : Fine Arts

Fields of study:Art Management, Fine Arts, Handicrafts, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts

Faculty : Health and Sports Sciences

Fields of study:Educational Psychology, Health Sciences, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Education, Public Health, Sports

Faculty : Humanities and Education

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Education, Educational Sciences, English, French, German, History, Mass Communication, Modern Languages, Nordic Studies, Philosophy, Religion, Scandinavian Languages, Special Education, Theology

Faculty : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Development Studies, Economics, Information Sciences, Law, Management, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Social Sciences, Social Work

School : Business and Law

Fields of study:Business Administration, Law

Unit : Teacher Education

Fields of study:Preschool Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Teacher Training

More details:Inter-disciplinary

top Degrees


Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Information Sciences, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Religion, Social Sciences


Fields of study:Aquaculture, Art Management, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Community Health, Construction Engineering, Education, Educational Technology, Energy Engineering, English, Fine Arts, Health Administration, History, Human Resources, Industrial Management, Information Management, Information Technology, Literature, Management, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Nursing, Political Sciences, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Religion, Scandinavian Languages, Social Welfare, Sports, Teacher Training


Fields of study:Administration, Applied Mathematics, Energy Engineering, Health Sciences, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Linguistics, Management, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Religion

Updated on 29-09-2020