International Centre
Course for new employees

Introduction course for new employees

This is part two of the introduction courses for new international employees at UiB.

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We are excited to have you on board and want to ensure you have the best start possible in Norway and at UiB!

Our 3-hour intro course sets you up for success at UiB and in Norway. Get vital info on UiB, life in Norway, HR, taxes, health services, and more. The course is also a great opportunity to meet other colleagues who are in the same situation as you!

This is step 2 of our introduction seminars for new employees who have recently started at UiB. Complete step 1 (short e-learning course) before attending.


Welcome to UiB
About the International Centre
Norwegian culture
Your rights and obligations (absence, holiday, safety delegates, trade unions etc.)
National services (national insurance, pension, taxes, health services etc.)
Practical information (language courses, UiB courses, mobility, travel, activities etc.)

Coffee, tea, and snacks will be provided.


The seminar is held in room 217/218 at the Faculty of Psychology, address Christies gate 12. Once you enter the building, turn left, and go up the stairs. Keep heading straight and go through the doors. Walk straight a bit further and the seminar room will be on your left.
Map to find the building
Map to find the room

We look forward to seeing you there!