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RCN - The Research Council of Norway

The Research Council of Norway


RCN - The Research Council of Norway

Norges forskningsråd

The Research Council of Norway comprises four research divisions, one division for administrative affairs and an executive staff organised directly under the Director General. The Research Council has some 400 employees.

The Research Council of Norway is a national strategic and funding agency for research activities, and a chief source of advice on and input into research policy for the Norwegian Government, the central government administration and the overall research community.

An important objective is to ensure that Norway adequately invests in research and development (R&D) activity.


Research Council of Norway P.O. Box 2700 St. Hanshaugen
NO-0131 Oslo

Contact Details

Phone: 22 03 70 00
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