Faculty of Social Sciences

The Faculty of Social Sciences at Nord University is one of Norway's largest centres for education and research in the field of Social Sciences.

The faculty has active researchers in disciplines such as Sociology, History, Journalism and Communication, Games and experience technology, Political Science, Leadership, Geography and Social Work. 

Research carried out at the faculty also takes the form of applied and cross-disciplinary projects. Several researchers at the faculty participate in international research networks. The Faculty of Social Sciences and Nordland Research Institute cooperate closely on various types of research projects.​


    Do you have questions about our study programmes?

    Contact one of our study advisers:

    • Nordic Politics and Society
    • Introduction to Norwegian society, welfare, development and language
    • Circumpolar and Nordic Studies​
    Runar Kliff Berg
    ​(+47) 75 51 70 24

    • ​Norwegian Language and Society

    Astrid K. Gaustad
    ​(+47) 75 51 74 35

    • 3D art, Animation and VFX
    • Film and TV Production
    • Games and Entertainment Technology​

    Ole Christian Tidemann(+47) 74 11 20 31
    • PhD in Sociology
    Anneli Maria Watterud
     (+47) 75 51 75 72