Faculty of Psychology
Study start 2022

Meet the Faculty of Psychology

We would like to wish all new exchange students welcome to the Faculty of Psychology. We are delighted you have chosen us as your exchange destination, and we all look forward to meet you in August. On these webpages we hope to provide you with useful information to make the start of your semester with us as effortless as possible.

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Welcome Program

UiB offers a digital welcome program Thursday, August 11 for all new international students. More information is found here

Friday, August 12 - Meet the Faculty of Psychology

All new incoming exchange students at the Faculty of Psychology are invited to an information meeting and following lunch on Friday, August 12 at Christies gate 12 (the Psychology Building). During the meeting you will meet the Vice-Dean for Education, the International Coordinator, students in charge of mentor week, the student psychology association (PSF) and the student bar, "Kurerbar", at the Faculty of Psychology.

Place: Christies gate 12, auditorium 129 (main/first floor)

Time: 11:00 - 12:00


  • Welcome to the Faculty of Psychology by the vice-dean for Education, Yael Harlap
  • Practical Information by the International Coordinator, Toril Salen and Study Advisor, Denise Fewtrell Flatmark
  • Information about mentor week, PSF, and Kurerbar by student representatives
  • Questions & Answers


Place: Christies gate 12, the cafeteria on the second floor

Time: 12:00- 13:30 

Practical Information

 Remember the semester registration deadline is September 1.

  •  Make sure that your exam dates and lectures do not conflict with each other.
  •  It is not possible to make individual exam arrangements.
  •  MittUiB is your personal pages for digital lectures, time schedules, curriculum, messages, course information, etc.
  •  For signatures on your Learning Agreement and Confirmation of Arrival/Departure, please contact the Student Information  Centre at the Faculty of Psychology, Christies gate 12 (main floor)
  • Arrival and Directions - see this checklist for important dates and deadlines   
  • More information for new students is found here

Students with Special Needs

If you have a disability and need special arrangements, or are in a risk group for developing severe covid-19 disease, please contact us as soon as possible so that we can find a good solution for you.

The Faculty of Psychology can help you find solutions to support your learning environment experience. Please send an email to UiBhjelp or to info.psyfa@uib.no

Special Arrangments for Examinations

The special arrangements are meant to compensate for disadvantages such as illness, injury or disability, enabling candidates to be tested as equally as possible. You find all the necessary information here.

Student Card

Obtain your Student Card at the Card Center. Opening hours is Monday-Friday 09:00-15:00.