We are happy to announce that as of 1 January, 2017 Hedmark University of Applied Sciences and Lillehammer University College will merge and become Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences.
Our new institution will operate on six campuses in south-eastern Norway: Lillehammer, Hamar, Blæstad, Elverum, Rena and Evenstad and will have approximately 13 000 students and 952 employees.
Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences will offer:
- 25 one-year study programs
- 42 Bachelor programs
- 31 Master programs and
- 5 PhD programs
Our new academic offer covers a vast number of subject areas including: ecology and agricultural sciences, psychology, sports, law, music, pedagogy, health sciences, social sciences, teacher education, language and literature, biotechnology, film, TV and culture, tourism, animation and game sciences, economics, leadership and innovation.
To all international partners
Please note that all our international agreements will remain valid and that all the commitments of each institution will be transferred and continued by Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences. As a necessary part of the merger, we will contact each partner in the course of 2017 to revise our institutional agreements and negotiate possible changes in the agreements.
To all our students
Rest assured! As student enrolled at Hedmark University of Applied Sciences or at Lillehammer University College, much will stay the same. Our first priority is to guarantee that all your rights as a student will be respected and to provide the best conditions for you to continue your academic experience with us.
Please note that all academic degrees or transcript of records issued after January 1st 2017 will have our new logo and name.
We are looking forward to welcoming your students and staff and continuing our cooperation within our new institution –Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences!