International Office

The International Office can assist prospective and current students and partners with questions about exchange programmes, partner agreements and international full-degree programmes.

Choose a topic to book an appointment

Erasmus // Erasmus + // Staff scholarships

  • Information about exchange (studies and practice)
  • Erasmus+
  • Staff scholarships
  • Advice and guidance regarding establishment of Erasmus+ agreements. 
Responsible: Elena Popova

Agreements, practice and studies other than Erasmus+

  • Agreement-level management of outgoing students
  • Bilateral other than Erasmus+
  • Practice and studies other than Erasmus+
  • Coordination of visits by existing and potential partner universities other than Erasmus+
Responsible: Kai-Martin Johnsen

Barents+ // RussUt // North2North

Responsible: Kai-Martin Johnsen

Practical support for outgoing students

Questions relating to eg.:

  • Norwegian state educational loan fund
  • Visas for outgoing students
Responsible: Kai-Martin Johnsen

Admission and reception of incoming students from partner institutions

Responsible: Tonje Kristine Berg

Pre-arrival information for international degree students

Responsible: Tonje Kristine Berg

"Students at risk"

Responsible: Tonje Kristine Berg

About the International Office

The International Office is a department in the Student and Academic Affairs Division. The staff are responsible for guidance and facilitation associated with incoming and outgoing student mobility. The office provides assistance to the faculties related to internationalisation of study programmes, and areas defined in Nord University's internationalisation policy. 

Administrative support in student exchange

The International Office provides assistance in work related to internationalisation. The office provides advice to incoming students about how to apply to Nord University, and to outgoing students regarding possible locations for exchange abroad. The office works in close cooperation with the faculties.

Areas of responsibility

The office is tasked with internal admissions, external applications to host institutions, information regarding individual partner agreements, communicating information about scholarships, coordinating reception of international students, contact with relevant authorities and international partners. 

The office manages the university's portfolio of partner agreements, as well as Erasmus+ mobility. 


The International Office works to establish and maintain national and international relations on behalf of Nord University. The office is secretary for the International Committee and an observer in the Education Committee. 

Head of the International Office

Visiting hours and contact

To ensure that we provide you with the best service possible, book an appointment by choosing one of the topics on this page and following the link.

Campus Bodø

Through the main entrance, then through the glass door by the service desk. 

Opening hours
Appointment and phone: Monday - Thursday, 10am - 2pm.

General enquiries:

Telephone: +47 75 51 78 70​
Facebook: Utveksling fra Nord