UiA Nyskaping encourages greater innovation by UiAs’ employees, where we can provide supervision to develop your ideas successfully. Our aim is to develop a tailor-made and quick process to meet your needs.

Our cooperation starts here!

My name is and I am a  at the University of Agder

My idea is called

Feel free to contact me at and I will join!

Counselling for employees

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After you propose your idea to UiA Nyskaping, access to employee counselling will be provided from both internal and external resources on a professional level. You will receive a quick feedback so you can start your customised innovation process. We offer counselling in Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and market research so you are able to structure the work process.

Knowledge network


UiA  Nyskaping can connect you to different stakeholders both at the University of Agder and external actors in the region. With extensive knowledge on current available resources, you will be linked to actors that can support your processes of commercialising, patenting and external funding. 

Your own mentor

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UiA Nyskaping offers mentor services for further guidance and development of your idea. Our network consists of competent mentors, providing you with close supervision accommodated to your project.

 Interested in becoming a mentor for employees?

If you are interested in sharing your experiences and knowledge with future start-ups and projects, please contact us for more information on how to become a mentor.

Access to Entrepreneurial Knowledge

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Centre for Entrepreneurship is responsible for the current education into the fields of entrepreneurship and innovation at UiA. The Centre for Entrepreneurship offers access to further education upon demand.

Important information regarding patent and Intellectual Property rights

All employees at UiA must report any development of inventions and patents. In accordance to the Copyright Act (Åndsverksloven), you may also have to report any creation of software  or databases, ideas or materials that can be commercialised as brands or design.

UiA Nyskaping offers help to any employee to fill out and submit the DOFI-form for invention and patent creation. 

Does your skills and research results yield to commercial potential?

Forny 2020

In partnership with Innoventus Sør, we wish to identify your commercial potential based on your project results.

More information on how FORNY 2020 works read more.

Contact us

UiA Nyskaping
13108 (Universitetsveien 13, Kristiansand)

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