Campus Life

The University of Bergen has around 14 500 students and our city campus make them a familiar feature of Bergen's urban landscape

Most of UiB's faculties, libraries and study halls are located close to Nygårdshøyden in the heart of the city, with a short distance to cafes, sports halls, parks and shops.

The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry is located just outside the city centre on Årstadvollen, close to Haukeland University Hospital.

 

  • Small images: 
    Student Organisations and Activities

    Get involved and join one of Bergen's many student organisations and activities!

  • Small images: 
    The Student Welfare Organisation (SiB)

    SiB is partly funded by the semester fee, and is responsible for housing, nurseries, cafeterias, counselling services, and sports facilities for students and employees. As a student at the University of Bergen you are automatically a member of SiB when you pay the compulsory semester fee, or on the basis of an exchange agreement.

  • Small images: 
    Student Accommodation

    International students intending to stay for a minimum of one semester are guaranteed a single room at one of SiB's student hostels under certain conditions.

  • Student Cafeterias
    SiB runs approximately 20 on-campus cafeterias in Bergen, with a varied selection of menus.
  • Small images: 
    Safety at UiB – our common responsibility

    UiB is continuously working to secure a safe environment for our students, employees and guests. To make sure UiB is a safe place for everyone, you should know about our safety procedures, first-aid and fire instructions.

  • University of Bergen Library
    The University of Bergen Library has more than 1,3 million books, of which 220 000 are e-books
  • Student Bergen
    Student Bergen is a non-commercial website for everything associated with student life in Bergen.