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Norwegian PhD candidates are content

Postgraduate doctoral degree candidates are more satisfied with their educational and future prospects than they were a few years ago.

African agronomists keep ties to Norway

Norway has played a key role in agricultural research in Tanzania. Two Norwegian government ministers visited the country this week.

Three out of four Africans get their doctorates and go home

Most African doctoral candidates in Norway have to leave the country immediately after defending their dissertations.

Danish Viking fortresses were designed to fend off other Vikings

After four years, the excavation of the famous Viking fortress, Borgring, is coming to a close and archaeologists can now describe the fortress in a broader perspective: An anti-Viking defence that allowed the Danish King to forge a new, mobile army.