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Research and Development

Campus Helgeland

Campus Helgeland is a collaborative hub for education and development, offering study programs and courses from Nord University and UiT – The Arctic University of Norway, and housing a number of regional development actors like Kunnskapsparken Helgeland, Rana Utvikling AS, Innovation Norway and Arctic Cluster Team. The campus hosts around 470 students from Nord University and 330 students from partner institutions. It was established in 2013 and is one of Norway’s newest campuses.
Among the study programs here you will find pedagogy (five-year master’s degree), nursing (bachelor), engineering (bachelor), finance & administration, and business development, as well as shorter programs and single topics.

Campus Helgeland

SINTEF Helgeland

The company collaborates with companies in the region to give the Norwegian land-based industry green competitiveness.
SINTEF Helgeland aims to establish a robust and business-relevant technological research institute, based on the region’s advantages. Strategic focus areas are circular economy and sustainability, including the battery cell industry.
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SINTEF Helgeland

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Nemko Norlab

Nemko Norlab is one of Norway’s largest laboratory companies. We currently serve around 1 300-1 600 customers, mostly repeat customers, from key industry verticals, the public sector, and households from our 13 laboratories throughout Norway. Our business areas include environmental monitoring, chemical analyses, materials testing, microbiology, and veterinary medicine. We also offer sample collection and advisory services.

Nemko Norlab

Nordland Research Institute

Nordland Research Institute is a regional social science research institute, that conducts research on topics which are related to social science, entrepreneurship, and environment. The employees participate in research and development projects in close co-operation with public and private clients. The institute is headquartered in Bodø, and it has a regional office in Mo i Rana.

Nordland Research Institute

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Kunnskapsparken Helgeland

Kunnskapsparken Helgeland is a regional innovation company.
The company works closely with academia, business, and the public sector to develop and contribute to increased growth in Helgeland.
The employees have different backgrounds, business development, tourism, engineering and research.

Kunnskapsparken Helgeland

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Centre for Industrial Business Development

The Centre for Industrial Business Development (SIF) is a research centre that focuses on issues at the intersection between industry, business development and innovation. Our main focus is on research and innovation projects that are relevant for Norwegian industry in general and Nordland county in particular. The centre is located in Mo i Rana and is part of Nord University Business School.

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