UiB offers a wide range of courses carried out in English and sufficient fluency in English is necessary to cope with your courses from the start.
The University of Bergen offers a large number of courses taught in English at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
If you are nominated for an exchange period at UiB, you can apply for courses at the University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) by submitting applications to both UNIS and UiB.
UiB takes part in several student exchange agreements, networks and programmes. Here you will find information relevant for the specific student categories.
International students can apply for student housing to the Student Welfare Organisation (SiB).
Each new semester at UiB starts with an Introductory Programme for all new international students.
In general, the University of Bergen offers no scholarships or financial support to students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It is also important to keep in mind that you will need to be insured while in Norway.
International students moving to Norway must apply for a residence permit for studies, also called a study permit.
Overview of examination dates for all faculties and information about the locations.
Do you have questions about how and when to nominate students for exchange to UiB, what to advise your student with special needs, or about our procedures to sign Learning Agreements?