Academic Dugnad

Academic Dugnad for refugees

Academic Dugnad
Khaled Khalil har med sin bakgrunn i meierifag fra Aleppo fått praksisplass på NMBU som en del av den Akademiske dugnaden.

Academic voluntary aid in practice

Khaled Khalil was educated as a food scientist in Syria. He now works in a traineeship in the dairy at  NMBU.


Rummage Sale for Syria at Vitenparken

18 October 2015 - Vitenparken invites everyone to a rummage sale. Proceeds will be donated to Syrian Refugees. 


Cultural Show in Support of Refugees

8 November 2015 - The show will be opened at 12:00 by the Student Parliament Leader, Pål Adrian Ryen and continues with speeches, entertainment and international food.

Norges miljø- og biovitenskapelige universitet, Tårnbygning

Information Day

1 December 2015 - The University of Oslo (UiO), NMBU and other local institutions have organized an information day for refugees who need assistance in nativating the admission process to higher education in Norway.

Studenter ved Handelshøyskolen, NMBU.

Study in Norway

Many of the refugees who come to Norway have completed higher education, are researchers or were students when they were forced to leave their home countries. If you would like to continue your studies at NMBU or another academic institution in Norway, the information below can be usefull in the starting the process. Additional questions and inquiries can be sent to

About the Academic Dugnad

Several higher education institutions in Norway have intiates an academic dugnad for refugees.

The goal is to make it easier for qualified refugees with higher education to apply for relevant studies or work.

Many refugees who come to Norway are highly qualified. NMBU would like to provide information to these individual about to use their qualifications or how to complete their studies in Norway.

NMBU has dedicated resources for various intiatives and activities on campus and in collaboration with other academic institutions.

Questions can be sent to

Akademisk dugnad for flykninger - på norsk.

Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)

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