Student information

Welcome to the information page for students at the Department of Geography.  Each study programme have their own page.

The Department of Geography offers the following programs taught in English:

For Norwegian and Nordic speaking students we also offer these programmes:



Important messages

Apply for a study carrel

All master`s students at Dragvoll can apply for a study carrel through our application form:


-Autumn: August 25, 11:59 pm

-Spring: January 25, 11:59 pm

GIS courses

Many students are interested in our GIS courses. Here is an overview:

  •  GEOG2009 Vector Based GIS (7,5 ECTS) lectured spring 2016. The course will be lectured next study year 2016/2017 in autumn 2016.
  • GEOG3524 Raster Based GIS (7,5 ECTS) lectured spring 2016. Required previous knowledge: GEOG2009.
  • GEOG3523 GIS Data Capture and Mapping (7,5 ECTS). Lectured autumn 2015. Required previous knowledge: GEOG2009.

The courses are entirely taught in English.

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:27:35 +0100

Student advisors

Anette Knutsen Phone. 73 59 16 36

- MSc in Natural Resources Management, specialising in Geography
- MPhil in Developement Studies, specialising in  geography
- MSc in Globalization, Transnationalism and Culture
- Five Year Teaching Programme in Geography


Per Ivar Chutko Phone. 73 59 18 76
- One Year Programme-, Bachelor- and Master of Science in Geography
- Master of Science in Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Society