Why coming to WISENET-UiA ?
Wisenet’s project portfolio is highly diversified, and funding is secured from 6 different NFR programs: PETROMAKS, SFI, TOPPFORSK, IKTPLUSS, INFRASTRUKTUR and INTPART. Since its creation in 2015, the WISENET Center has accumulated an external R&D funding of around 13 Millions US DOLLAR.
We are constantly working hard to preserve our traditions of good teaching, research and a sense of closeness between the students, employees and the workplace. We are inclusive and have a strong culture of cooperation and sense of solid community. We are very open to new ideas and critical thinking, informal and future-oriented university. UiA has extended collaboration projects with industries and partners in the region, nationally and internationally, both to secure relevant jobs and relevant studies. Last but not least, UiA is located in a region with the best climate of Norway (mild winters and beautiful sunny springs and summers). The following two links provide further details:
The Department of Information and Communication technology (ICT) has an academic staff of 40 persons and is responsible for education and research within ICT engineering and technology issues, it offers bachelor, master and PhD study Programmes with strong international profiles. The research at the ICT department research is widely recognized, and researchers have regularly received “Best paper” awards for their contributions in international conferences.