Diku - The Norwegian Agency for International Cooperation and Quality Enhancement in Higher Education

Diku is the result of a merger between the Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU), the Norwegian Agency for Digital Learning in Higher Education (Norgesuniversitetet), and the Norwegian Artistic Research Programme (PKU). It is Norway’s official agency for international programmes and measures related to education.

The Agency is owned by the Ministry of Education and Research, and is also working for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the European Commission, and the Nordic Council of Ministers.

Diku’s mission

Diku aims to promote quality in universities and university colleges, tertiary vocational education, and artistic research, through national and international incentive schemes, as well as enhance quality through internationalisation in primary and secondary education.

Headquartered in Bergen, Diku also has an office in Tromsø and a total of about 120 employees.

Temporary web sites

Our new unified web site should be ready in the beginning of 2019. Until then, you will find information about our services and activities on these web sites:

  • siu.no
  • norgesuniversitetet.no
  • artistic-research.no
Norway’s official agency

Diku is Norway’s official agency for international programmes and measures related to education. It is commissioned by several national and international public organisations to administer programmes at all levels of education.

In addition to programme administration, Diku is responsible for promoting Norway as a cooperation and study destination, as well as providing information and advisory services within the field of internationalisation in education.

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