Study start in Førde

Here you will find start-up information and a program for the study start week. We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Programme for the study start week

Monday 15th August

Monday is the start of studies and a welcome ceremony on campus.

Check where you are going to show up:

  • Automation and Robotics: Room Nygård
  • Civil Engineering: Room Balchen
  • Electrical Power Engineering: Room Nygård
  • Information Technology: Room Nordfjord
  • Nursing: Room Sunnfjord

Programme:

At 9 you get to meet your study programme and get to know teachers and fellow students.

At 11.30 light food will be served on campus.

At 12.30 there is a welcome ceremony on campus.

From 13.30, student organizations have stands on campus, and there will also be buddy activities.

There will be division into buddy groups and in the afternoon / evening there will be a non-alcoholic buddy event.

Tuesday 16th August

From 08.00 to 16.00 there will be a pop-up bookstore on campus.

From 10.15 to 14.00 there will be activities with the study programme, including the introduction of the timetable in Time Edit and the digital learning platform Canvas.

From 14.00 there will be buddy activities, including volleyball and football tournaments.

Wednesday 17th August

From 08.00 to 15.00 there will be a pop-up bookstore on campus.

From 10.15 to 14.00 there will be activities with the study programme.

14.00–16.00: «Førde market» with stands with voluntary organizations and companies that offer activities in Førde.

From 14.00 there will be buddy activities. From about 15 o'clock you can try rafting. In the evening there will be a quiz.

Thursday 18th August

From 10.15 to 14.00 there will be activities with the study programme.

From 14.30 to 17.30 you can join a rebus race near campus.

Friday 19th August

From 10.15 to 12.00 there will be activities with the study programme.

12.30-14.00 you are invited to the lectures Good start and What is it like to be a new student? There will also be a parallell lecture on collaboration between Health Sciences and Engineering in Førde. These lectures are in Norwegian.

From 14.00 there will be buddy activities.

Saturday 20th August and Sunday 21st August

Look forward to buddy activities this weekend as well!


At your service in Førde

E-mail: servicetorget.forde@hvl.no

Phone number: (+47) 55 58 58 00

Opening hours: Monday – Friday 08.00–15.00. (From 15.9. to 14.5.: 08.00–15.30)