Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education

SIU, Senter for internasjonalisering av utdanning

The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) is a Norwegian public sector agency that promotes international cooperation in education and research.

SIU is a knowledge- and service organization with the mission of promoting and facilitating cooperation, standardization, mobility, and the overcoming of cultural barriers to communication and exchange within the realm of education on an international level. The center is charged with the important task of coordinating national measures according to official Norwegian policy within the field of internationalization.

he center is Norway’s official agency for international programmes and measures related to education. It is commissioned by several national and international public organizations to administer programmes within all levels of education.

In addition to programme administration, SIU is responsible for promoting Norway as an education and research destination, as well as providing information and advisory services within the field of internationalization in education.