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Decentralized campus Kongsvinger

The University Centre in Kongsvinger

The University Centre in Kongsvinger offers higher education aimed at the private and public sectors, as well as customised courses and continuing and further education in many fields. Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences provides the University Centre with several programmes of study.

Health services and counselling 

The Inland Norway Student Welfare Organisation (SINN) has conversational therapists, psychologists, student chaplains and student coordinators who can provide students with help. These are low-threshold services and you don’t have to be ill to get in touch. 

Read more about SINN’s health and counselling services 

Student organisations and leisure activities 

When you pay the semester fee at Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences, you become part of the Inland Norway Students’ Union (StInn). StInn works proactively for students’ rights, especially with regard to INN University, the Inland Norway Student Welfare Organisation (SINN), and the authorities. 

Read more about StInn 

Each campus offers different leisure activities that are available to all students. New students are encouraged to familiarise themselves with what is on offer in the local community; see information on message boards and talk to your assigned buddy when you start your studies. 

See also the Inland Norway Student Community website (norwegian) 

Student accommodation

Student accommodation is offered through the  University Centre in Kongsvinger at Kongsvinger Student House. There is also a lot of available housing on the private market, both in private bedsits and single rooms/flats.


There are several municipal kindergartens in Kongsvinger. Applications for kindergarten places must be submitted to the municipality.

Read more about this on the Kongsvinger Municipality website