Embark on your exchange adventure, apply for exchange to UiB.
Choose a safe and student-friendly city and study in the heart of beautiful Bergen.
English language requirements for exchange students differ depending on which courses you apply for.
You can apply to study at UNIS Svalbard if you are nominated for an exchange period at UiB.
UiB offers housing guarantee to all international students via our cooperation with the Student Welfare Organisation.
Students participating in the Erasmus+ programme must have a Learning Agreement for studies, approved by the student and the sending and receiving institutions.
The academic year at UiB is a total of 40 weeks and divided into two semesters.
Exchange students with physical, mental or health related conditions can receive support services from UiB during their exchange period.
International students moving to Norway must apply for a residence permit for studies, also called a study permit.
On certain occasions, the Division of Student Affairs/UiB may make arrangements for students to sit external examinations at the University of Bergen.
We have collected useful information for our exchange partners: How and when to nominate students, procedures for Erasmus+ Learning Agreements, and more.