VID Specialized University is a private, accredited specialized university. Our slogan is “Comitted to humanity – locally and globally”.
VID has approximately 4500 students, 450 employees and campuses in Bergen, Oslo, Sandnes, and Stavanger, and Tromsø.
VID Specialized University undertakes education and research in the fields of health and social sciences, educational science, management, diaconia and theology. The University offers approximately 50 study programmes at bachelor’s, master’s and PhD levels, and our objective is to develop as a national institution through regional cooperation.