About Simula

Our main objective is to create knowledge about fundamental scientific challenges that are of genuine value for society.

Main activities

  • RESEARCH - we conduct basic and long-term research in the fields of scientific computing, software engineering, machine learning, communication systems, and cryptography. This research is conducted at Simula Research Laboratory, Simula Metropolitan, and Simula UiB.
  • EDUCATION - we educate students at the master’s, doctoral, and postdoctoral levels in partnership with Norwegian and international universities. The majority of Simula's educational activities are organized through the Simula Academy.
  • INNOVATION - we promote the application of research in both the private and public sectors. The Simula Garage provides support services to tech entrepreneurs, and Simula Innovation invests in promising start-ups and spin-offs. Simula Consulting provides high-quality R&D consulting services in the core competence areas of Simula.

Simula - first 20 years

In 2022, Simula celebrated its 20th anniversary with presentations of Simula's history, insprirations for the future, and the official opening of Simula's new headquarters in Tullinløkka (Oslo). Read more about Simula's first 20 years in the anniversary booklet.


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