Sogn og Fjordane University College - Høgskulen i Sogn og Fjordane
English language section of Sogn og Fjordane University College
Type of Higher Education Institution: University
Sogn og Fjordane University College functions from its three campuses, located in Sogndal, Førde and Sandane. The institution comprises of the faculties of Economics and Languages, Engineering and Science, Health Studies, Social Sciences and Teacher Education and Sports. Students can choose from a range of programs that enable them to earn a Bachelor's or Master's degree. Students can take up programs in subjects such as, Engineering, health Studies, Social Sciences, Sports, and Teacher's Education. The curriculum is designed to meet the current needs of the community, industry, and the students. The modern facilities and the scenic beauty of the region make learning in the institution a rewarding experience.
Sogn og Fjordane University College offers students several programs with English as the medium of instruction. Students can take up programs such as Tourism, Business Administration, and Computer Science that can earn them a Bachelor's degree and they can take up a Master's program in Organization and Management. Courses in Engineering are also popular because there is a demand for trained graduates in the industry and the students get to train under expert instructors.
Sogn og Fjordane University College offers plenty of opportunities for its students to participate in cultural and sporting activities, as all work and no play can indeed be boring. Students can indulge in recreational activities, such as hiking up to the glaciers, enjoying whitewater rafting and skiing. The students also get an opportunity to complete some part of their studies abroad.