We are happy to announce that as of 1 January, 2017 Lillehammer University College and Hedmark University of Applied Sciences 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.
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.
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.
We are looking forward to welcoming your students and staff and continuing our cooperation within our new institution –Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences.