How to apply for admission to studies

Deadlines and how you apply for admission will vary between our different courses and programmes.

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Apply for a master’s degree

At UiB you can choose to apply for various master's degrees of a two-year duration. The application procedure and application deadline will vary depending on which applicant type you are.

Apply for exchange studies

The University of Bergen (UiB) have bilateral exchange agreements with a large number of international universities from all over the world. Applicants must be nominated by their home university, before been able to apply for an exchange period at UiB. 

Apply for Fine Art, Music and Design studies

The Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design have studies at bachelor’s and master’s level. Their master’s studies are taught in English, while their bachelor’s programmes require knowledge of a Scandinavian language. Note that the deadlines at this faculty may vary slightly from deadlines to other studies.

Apply for a PhD

PhD education gives you the possibility of working in academia and doing in-depth research on the field of your interest. 


No undergraduate/bachelor's programmes taught in English

None of our undergraduate study programmes are offered in English. Applicants with education from outside of Norway must document Norwegian language proficiency in the application process.