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The application portal for our Master’s programmes taught in English is now open to applications from outside the EU/EEA. The deadline for this group is December 1st.


New exchange students are welcome to join the online orientation day at Zoom on 7 January. The orientation day is an opportunity to get practical support, ask questions, see other exchange students and meet the student assistants.

Orientation day


  • “We still have a very demanding situation in our country and the development indicates that this will continue for some time to come. That is why we are continuing the measures that were implemented on 9 November at HVL”, says Rector Berit Rokne.

  • Professor Reza Arghandeh (IDER) will help Statnett to survey powerlines by developing artificial intelligence algorithms and using satellites. Photo: HVL Archive

    In September, the Research Council of Norway announced that HVL will receive more than three million kroners as a partner in Statnett’s innovation project Powerline rights-of-way decision support for sustainable corridors – a remote sensing approach (PROWD).