The Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB)
The Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB) was established in 2005 when it received full university accreditation from NOKUT. It is one of the 8 accredited universities in Norway.
it was initially established as an agricultural school and in 1897
it became a scientific university college (vitenskapelig høgskole).
onwards, it was known as the Agricultural University of Norway (NLH) until receiving university status in 2005
UMB is comprised of 8 departments
and works closely with 5 centres
Education at UMB is characterised by its high professional quality, constant teacher-student interaction and a pleasant social and physical environment.
UMB is recognised as a leading international centre of knowledge, focused on higher education and research within environmental- and biosciences.
The university's main specialisation areas are:
- Land Use and Natural Resource Management
Together with other research institutes established at Aas, UMB provides state-of-the-art knowledge based on a broad range of disciplines.
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UMB's Official Website