About the faculty

The Faculty of Health- and Welfare Sciences is situated in the town of Fredrikstad. No matter which study you choose, you will enjoy modern localities with the newest equipment, and have access to one of the country`s largest professional libraries.  

The faculty offers professional Bachelor's Programmes in 

  • Nursing
  • Social Educator Training
  • Social Work
  • Child Welfare Education
  • Work and Welfare studies

The studies include a considerable amount of practical training.


The faculty offers advanced courses for Health Professionals and Master Programmes in

  • Integrated Health and Welfare Services
  • Psychosocial Work - Professional Health and Welfare Practices
  • Advanced Nursing in Chronic Illness