Six reasons to study at UiB

World-class scientists, city campus, programmes and courses taught in English. We give you six good reasons to become a UiB student.

Student Portraits

Meet Our Students

What do international students think about living and studying in Bergen? Our students tell you why they chose to study at UiB.

Exchange students

Tunis meets Bergen

“I’m in love with Bergen”, says one of the five Tunisian exchange students that the Department of Foreign Languages has welcomed this spring semester.

University Ranking

UiB among top 100 European universities

The University of Bergen (UiB) is ranked number 92 on Times Higher Education’s list of top 200 universities in Europe.

Semester Startup

Introductory Programme

Participate in the Introductory Programme for new international students starting 11 August!

Meet our blogger Stand in UiB's International Student Blog
The guide to Bergen student life: Study Bergen
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Not Ready to Leave

I was introduced to other master’s students at the introductory programme meeting for biology. The people I met there have become lifelong friends. One friend even invited me back home to spend Christmas with his family.
Daniel Hitchcock (25), Master's student in biology from Australia