Harstad University College

HiH, Høgskolen i Harstad (HiH)

Harstad University College (HiH), situated north of the Arctic Circle, has approximately 1400 students and 130 employees. The institution was established in 1983 and offers a friendly and initimate atmosphere. There are two departments: Business Administration and Social Sciences and Health and Social Work. Internationalization is incorporated into the strategies and action plans at all levels of the institution. Mobility among students and staff is important and we take active part in the Socrates, Nordplus, Barentsplus and High North exchange programmes. HiH has also signed a number of bilateral agreements with institutions in North America, Australia and Africa.