Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (HiOA) is Norway’s largest state university college, with a student body of 16 000 students and 1 850 employees. HiOA offers the broadest portfolio of professional studies available in Norway. HiOA was established on August 1, 2011 after a merger of Oslo University College and Akershus University College. Most of the college is located in the city center of Oslo along the Pilestredet street and at Kjeller. Website: hioa.no
Co-operation in academic education and research between HiOA and DUT is carried out through activity of exchange students and scholars.