The Norwegian Veterinary Institute is a biomedical research institute, and the national leading centre of expertise in biosecurity in fish and land animals. The aim of the Institute is to become Norway’s centre of preparedness for One Health.  

Facts about the Norwegian Veterinary Institute

  • 329 Employees
  • 122 Employees with PhD
  • 90 Research projects
  • 146 Scientific articles
  • 190 000 Analyzed samples
2019 figures

The Management


We give research-based advisory support to the Norwegian Food Safety Authority (NFSA) and other governing authorities in the food-production chain.

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