News HVL granted membership in the IAMU 09.05.18 Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Department of maritime studies has been granted membership in The International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU). Visit to Slovak University of Agriculture 29.11.17 From November 6. -10. four employees from Faculty of engineer- and science at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences visited the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, Slovakia. Cooperation agreement with The University of Jaffna 03.04.17 On Tuesday 14. March, HVL and the University of Jaffna in Sri Lanka signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for education and research cooperation. Collaboration agreement on nanomaterials 28.03.17 Western Norway University of Applied Sciences recently signed a five year collaboration agreement with Coimbatore Institute of Technology on nanomaterials for clean energy and health applications.