Semester Startup

Introductory Programme

Participate in the Introductory Programme for new international students 5 and 6 January 2017!

Semester Startup

New Student

Welcome to the University of Bergen! This is what you need to know during your first weeks as a UiB student.


UiB is most cited in Norway

Norwegian research is becoming increasingly cited and research from the University of Bergen is in a class of its own.


Students rate UiB as excellent

The University of Bergen has received an “Excellent International Student Satisfaction Award”.

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At the department I felt welcome at once, and I really appreciate the good working climate and the high academic level. I wasn't aware of the fact that I would get my own desk, but I think that was really great!
Johannes Wiest
Master's student (2016 graduate)