Telemark University College (TUC), (Høgskolen i Telemark or HiT in Norwegian) is a state university college and has approximately 6 500 students.TUC is a not for profit organisation based in the South-Eastern part of Norway.
TUC has campuses in Bø, Notodden, Porsgrunn, at Rauland and in Drammen, and offers a broad range of academic opportunities at bachelor's-, master's- and Ph.D-level.
The three pillars of the TUC activities are education, research and dissemination
TUC's main ambition is to be granted full university accreditation before 2016. This will add to the wealth of academic and research opportunities in Telemark.