Mergers 2017

The following shows the confirmed and possible mergers for Norwegian institutions from 2017.

New acronym and new English name

Mergers with current Norwegian and English name and current acronym

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Høgskulen på Vestlandet

Høgskolen i Bergen (Bergen University College), HiB

Høgskulen i Sogn og Fjordane (Sogn og Fjordane University College), HiSF

Høgskolen Stord/Haugesund (Stord/Haugesund University College), HSH

12 246 Merger confirmed from 1st of January 2017

Universitetet i Bergen

Universitetet i Bergen (University of Bergen), UiB


Kunst- og designhøgskolen i Bergen (Bergen Academy of Art and Design), KHiB

13 412 Business transfer confirmed from 1st of January 2017

 

VID vitenskapelige høgskole (VID Specialized University), VID

Høyskolen Diakonova (Diakonova)

  Merger postponed

Høgskolen i Innlandet

Høgskolen i Hedmark (Hedmark University College), HiHM 

Høgskolen i Lillehammer (Lillehammer University College), HiL

9 179

Merger confirmed from 1st of January 2017

 

Nord universitet

Universitetet i Nordland (Nordland University), UiN

Høgskolen i Nesna (Nesna University College), HiNe

Høgskolen i Nord-Trøndelag (Nord-Trøndelag University College), HiNT 

 

 

8 537 Merger between UiN and HiNe from 2016, HiNT from 1st of January 2017.

 

     

 

     

 

     

 

  • The University of Stavanger (UiS) library is merged with the library at the University Hospital of Stavanger. The University Hospital has 717 medical doctors, 275 scientists og 800 beds.
  • The library at OUS (Oslo University Hospital) is merged with the library at University of Oslo (UiO) with collected FTE 25 280.  

 

Published July 12, 2016 3:46 PM - Last modified Oct. 5, 2016 11:26 AM