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ELIA Welcomes New Member: University of Stavanger
ELIA Welcomes Our Newest Member: Faculty of Performing Arts
at University of Stavanger
The University of Stavanger is located on the South West Coast of Norway, and has 12,000 students as well as 1,600 faculty, administration and service staff.
In constant collaboration and dialogue with its surroundings, regionally, nationally and internationally, they offer an open and creative climate for education, research, innovation, dissemination and museum activities.
The Faculty of Performing Arts has a long history dating back to the establishment of the Rogaland Music Conservatory in 1945. Since then the department has been synonymous with high standards in education and the professional accomplishments of its graduates.
The Faculty has more than 200 students pursuing a range of courses in classical music, jazz, voice, music education, dance education and music production and recording.
The University of Stavanger is also a member of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU), an international consortium of research intensive universities with collective emphasis on innovation, creativity and societal impact, driving the development of a knowledge-based economy.
ELIA is glad to have this institution as part of our growing network!