NLA Established: 1968

NLA University College

Amalie Skrams vei 3, 5036 Bergen, Norway

NLA University College (NLA Høgskolen) is a private Norwegian Christian college accredited by the Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education.

  • 2,000+
    Total Students


NLA University College is the third largest private university college in Norway.

In Bergen, on the West coast of Norway, we have two campuses. We offer courses in Education, Religious Educationand in Intercultural Studies at bachelor’s and master’s level, at the campus in Sandviken, just outside Bergen city center. The masters degree in Intercultural Studies is taught in English.

We offer Teacher Education and Kindergarten Teacher Education at our campus at Breistein in Bergen. Breistein is located 15 km north of Bergen city center. Presently not offering any courses taught in English.

In Kristiansand we offer bachelor degrees in Journalism (print/web or broadcasting), Intercultural Communication, Communication and World View, Communication and Media. We also offer a masters degree in Global Journalism. This program is taught in English.The campus is situated in pleasant woodland on a hill some four kilometers from the city center of Kristiansand.

In Oslo we offer bachelor degrees in Music, Congregation and Leadership, Rythmic Music, Business Administration and Innovation and Leadership. We also have one-year Courses in Theology and Leadership. The campus is situated in the center of Oslo, right beside the Royal Palace.

Programs / Degrees at NLA University College

  • Master in theology and ministry - Master - Bergen
  • Master in intercultural studies - Master - Bergen
  • Master in Global Journalism - Master - Kristiansand

Academic Life

  • Semesters
    Academic calendar

Student Life

  • 51-20
  • Urban
    Campus setting
  • Private
    Control type
  • Non-Profit
  • Religious affiliation

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