Communications Unit

The Communications Unit has overall responsibility for news, website/social media, marketing, events, student recruitment, profiling and graphic design/printed material. We have employees in Bodø and Levanger.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Our areas of responsibility:

Strategic​ management and​ media relations

Overall responsibility for strategic and operative communication at Nord University, including media management as well as cooperation with the university management, ​​​​​​​education authorities and ​​the business community​​.

Staff members:
Andreas Førde (Head of Communications)
Tor Dybdal-Holthe (Communication Manager)​​


Website (

The team is responsible for managing a​nd developing the external website, as well as facilitating and coordinating content from the academic environment at Nord University.

Staff members:
Lena Ramsvik (coordinator)
Helen Ruud
Thomas Holten Enstad​

Internal communication and language

iNord (
Facilitating content and information for staff
Language policy

Staff members: 
​Ellisiv Flatval (coordinator)

Social media, recruitment of students and marketing

Digital marketing and student recruitment coordination, publishing, advertising and consulting.

Staff members:

Events and profiling

Main responsibility for profiling and events such as Science Week, Fagdagen, Lytring, Innsikt, Åpen dag and the University Tour.

Staff members:
Per-Stian Ekroll (coordinator)

Graphic design and printing

The print shop offers a variety of services within graphic design, from printing of compendia and reports to graphic design and marketing material.
The team also develops and manages the visual profile of Nord University.

Staff members:
Hege Vatne Arntsen (coordinator)
Kris Kommedahl
Einar Christensen​