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Student in Kristiansand and Grimstad

You may already know Kristiansand and the south of Norway from summer vacations or music festivals. Kristiansand is also a great place for students.

University of Agder (UiA) in Southern Norway contains of two campuses located in Kristiansand and Grimstad.

Getting to Southern Norway and around

Kristiansand is the communications centre in Southern Norway. It has extensive train, bus, ferry and plane links with the rest of Norway and abroad.

Get to know Kristiansand

Downtown Kristiansand is only 1 square kilometer, but there are many shops, restaurants and bars along with a bustling art scene.

Close to nature

Southern Norway's nature is always close by with forests and mountains on one side and fjords and the sea on the other.

Concerts and festivals

Kristiansand and Southern Norway is known for its musical scene and its festivals in summer. There are however, music festivals that take place during the winter months.

Uniby Agder is a app for students at UiA. Download it from iTunes or Google Play.

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Follow the touristinformation in Grimstad and Kristiansand on Facebook for info about what's happening:

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Last updated:  2014-08-13
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Student week with live music every year. - Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand
Student week with live music every year.

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Campus at University of Agder in Kristiansand - Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand

Student in Kristiansand and Grimstad

You may already know Kristiansand and the south of Norway from summer vacations or music festivals. Kristiansand is also a great place for students.

Student in Kristiansand and Grimstad

Source: Visitnorway

What to do in Southern Norway

Hike or bike along coastal trails. Go skiing, climbing or rafting. Enjoy festivals and other cultural events. Deep-sea fishing is popular too.

Festivals in Southern Norway

It is a large number of festivals in Southern Norway. In the summer time focused on music and local food and many smaller events throughout the year.

Discover the white towns of Southern Norway

Travel along the coast of Southern Norway and discover the southern charm of the "white towns" dotted along the coastline.

Beaches in Southern Norway

Southern Norway is the summer holiday hotspot for Norwegians and the coastal “rivieria” has water temperature up to 20 degrees in summer.

About Kristiansand, Grimstad

Kristiansand

Visit Kristiansand and enjoy attractions and activities like hiking, fishing, boating, our famous beaches and some of Norway’s best music festivals.

Grimstad

Grimstad is a cosy maritime town set among many small islands by the coast of Southern Norway.

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Kilden Performing Arts Centre in Kristiansand

Kilden Performing Arts Centre is located on the waterfront in Kristiansand. Kilden is a monumental landmark building for the arts in Southern Norway.

Grimstad, Kristiansand

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