University of Agder

University of Agder (Universitetet i Agder) is one of 13 universities included in U-Multirank for Norway. University of Agder is a small public university located in Kristiansand with 10045 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 2007. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the University of Agder is a comprehensive institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. It is characterised by a medium percentage of international students. The graduation rate of University of Agder is 73,99 (bachelors) and 67,8 (masters). Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 4 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

University of Agder
Campus Kristiansand, Gimlemoen 25
4630 Kristiansand
Norway
004738141000

http://www.uia.no

Compare University of Agder to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

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Teaching & Learning
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Bachelor graduation rate

62.29

%

0

100

Masters graduation rate

66.52

%

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

73.99

%

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

67.8

%

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

less than 5%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

less than 5%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

less than 5%

Graduating on time (long first degree)

91

%

Graduation rate long first degree

32

%
Research
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Citation rate

1.05

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

930

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.1

0

13.53

External research income

15.63

0

282.88

Art related output

0.21

0

1.99

Top cited publications

11

%

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

7.2

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

2.71

%

0

100

Publication output

1

Strategic research partnerships

402

0

5,823

Professional publications

962

0

4,589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

3.8

%

0

29.9

Income from private sources

11.84

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

0

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

Spin-offs

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

0.2

%

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

3.78

%

0

100

Graduate companies

0

0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

0

%

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

37.84

%

0

100

Student mobility

0.11

0

1

International academic staff

9.96

%

0

100

International joint publications

62.8

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

52.11

%

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

0

%
Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

between 50% and 75%

Master graduates working in the region

between 50% and 75%

Student internships in the region

98.56

%

0

100

Regional joint publications

8.4

%

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

20.33

%

0

100

Strategic research partnerships in the region

45

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

14.3

General
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Female students bachelor

56

%

Female students master

Female professors

Female academic staff

44

%
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