University of Nordland

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University of Nordland
Universitetet i Nordland
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Established 2011 (1994 as Bodø University College)
Type Public
Rector Pål A. Pedersen (2011-)
Administrative staff
600 (2011)
Students 5800 (2011)
Location Bodø, Norway
Affiliations UArctic
University of Nordland
Graduate School of Business

The University of Nordland, (Abbreviation: UIN; Norwegian: Universitetet i Nordland) previously Bodø University College, is a public university located in Bodø, Norway. The university is located 10 km outside the city centre. The university has around 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students and offers Ph.D degrees in the fields of Business, Sociology, Aquatic Biosciences and Practical knowledge. The university is one of the leading academic environments among aquaculture in Norway.


Programmes taught in English:[1]

  • Bachelor of Circumpolar Studies
  • Bachelor of English
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Master in Social Work
  • Master of Science in Marine Ecology
  • Master of Science in Aquaculture
  • Master of Science in Business
  • Master of Science in Energy Management
  • Master of Science in Sustainable Management


  • Biosciences and Aquaculture
  • Graduate School of Business
  • School of Professional Studies
  • Social Sciences

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Coordinates: 67°17′20″N 14°33′37″E / 67.28889°N 14.56028°E / 67.28889; 14.56028