Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Norges miljø- og biovitenskapelige universitet (NMBU)

Universitetstunet 3
1433 Ås, Norway


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Norwegian University of Life Sciences


NMBU's mission is to contribute to the well-being of the planet. Our interdisciplinary research and study programmes generate innovations in food, health, environmental protection, climate and sustainable use of natural resources.

NMBU's  research and study programmes are enabling people all over the world to tackle the big, global challenges regarding the environment, sustainable development, how to improve human and animal health, renewable energy sources, food production, and land- and resource management.

Sustainability at NMBU

Candidates at NMBU will not only get a degree. They will also have the opportunity to develop a sustainable mindset and the ability to build their own professional profile in a wider context. NMBU commits to giving talented students:

  • A sustainable mindset
  • Interdisciplinary teams
  • Inclusion in the research environment
  • Research-based lectures
  • Close connection with the business, enterprises and the public institutions

NMBU have chosen five so called sustainable arenas - special ventures - where research, education and innovation work together to find the solutions for a better tomorrow. To check out the Sustainability Arenas for 2021-2024, follow the link here

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NMBU's Strategy 2023-2026

Sustainability at NMBU




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