Hanne-Gerd Nielsen

Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (NOKUT), Norway
Hanne-Gerd Nielsen

Hanne-Gerd Nielsen is the Head of the Section for Recognition at the Department of Foreign Education at NOKUT, the Norwegian ENIC-NARIC. The Section employs 16 credential evaluators, whose main tasks are the recognition of foreign higher education and the assessment of individual applicants’ educational backgrounds. Hanne-Gerd previously worked at the University of Oslo as the Associate Head of the International Education office, and was responsible for international admissions, student exchange and internationalisation among others. Hanne-Gerd is a Steering group member of the EAIE Expert Community Admission and Recognition. She holds a Master's degree in English from the University of Oslo, in addition to studies in Spanish and Social Sciences.