Apply for exchange to UiB by 1 May.
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 may 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 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).
International students moving to Norway must apply for a residence permit for studies, also called a study permit.
Each new semester at UiB starts with an Introductory Programme for all new international students.
Your UiB faculty can help you with general arrangements, and the Division of Student Affairs can help with special arrangements for examinations.
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?
Would you like to get a head start in Norwegian?