Ukraine: Information and advice to students and employees

Several of Nord University's students and staff are directly affected by the war in Ukraine. On this page you will find information from the university and links to practical information.

Helpline Ukraine 

Phone number: 400 18 200

This is an emergency service from Nord University proving assistance to students and employees who experience an emergency situation due to the war in Ukraine. The recipient of the phone call will assist in any situation that is perceived as demanding for the caller or the person you are calling on behalf of. The conversation is confidential. The helpline is always open every day of the week. 

Other services for students:

Students from Ukraine, Russia and Belarus who are struggling financially due to the war will now receive funding to cover their subsistence costs. The Norwegian Government has established a grant scheme for Spring semester 2022. All students who is eligible for the grant will receive up to NOK 11 500 per month from March to August. If you are a scholarship recipient, special rules apply depending on the size of the scholarship. PhD students will receive up to NOK 21 000.  

You can read more about this and who is eligible to apply on the website of the Norwegian Government.

For more information about this grant scheme and how to apply, please contact International Office at

​​For students:

If you have questions or need somebody to talk to, you can contact:

For Nord-staff:

If you need somebody to talk to, you can contact:

  • Your nearest supervisor
  • Occupational Health Service (Bedriftshelsetjenesten)
  • Support meetings for students and staff at campus