Welcome to RURALIS – Institute for Rural and Regional Research

RURALIS is an independent research foundation located at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim.

Our research areas

Local communities in village and town

The field of research addresses various perspectives and developments related to Norwegian rural communities.

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Business Development

The field of research addresses various perspectives related to industrial development by country and water.

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Resource Management

Proper management of natural resources requires the development and use of research-based knowledge.

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Muncipal and regional development

The research field addresses different perspectives and developmental features related to municipal and regional development in Norway.

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