Faculty of Medicine
Information for incoming students

New Student

Welcome as a New Student at The Faculty of Medicine!

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Eivind Senneset

There are many practicalities for new students to remember when a semester starts. On these pages, you will find helpful information that will guide you to a good start to your new semester. A lot of the information here is also in your "New student" brochure.

Please see uib.no/education for information to international students and applicants.

Introductory Programme for International Students

The introductory programme for the fall semester 2019 will be Thursday 8th of August at the Grieghallen. The aim of the programme is to introduce all new international students to the University of Bergen and assist you in completing the various formalities regarding studies and stay in Norway.

We recommend all new international students to participate in the Introductory Programme!

You can find the schedules and reading list for each course in the course descriptions.

Important information

  • Semester registration deadline is 1 February (spring)/1 September (autumn)
  • Make sure exam dates and lectures do not conflict
  • See Mitt uib for schedules, messages, course information, etc.
  • Contact your information centre after semester registration if you need signatures for Learning Agreement, Confirmation of Arrival etc.


Thursday 8th August

For all international students: Welcome Programme

Friday 9th August 

For incoming exchange students: Meet the Faculty

Tuesday 13th August

For 2 year Master's degree students: New master's student