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R&D regulations

The most important acts and regulations

Here you will find an overview of the most important acts and regulations for the R&D area, such as the Freedom of Information Act and the Public Administration Act etc. 

Regulations within research ethics

HiOA is responsible for ensuring that research is carried out in accordance with the regulations as laid down in external and internal guidelines and in legislation such as the Act Relating to Universities and University Colleges, the Act on Ethics and Integrity in Research (with its regulations) and the Public Administration Act,  as well as in terms of conditions of external funding sources.  

Relevant legislation for research projects

Depending on the project plan and research design, the following acts and regulations may be relevant.

Specific regulations for PhD candidates

PhD candidates must follow an internal regulation and specific internal guidelines in addition to the general rules applying to all researchers.