Faculty of Psychology
Study start 2020

Meet the Faculty of Psychology

We would like to wish all our 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. On these webpages, we hope to provide you with useful information to make the start of your semester with us as effortless as possible.

Semester Start

Monday, August 10

09:00 . 09:35 Digital Opening Session for all new students at UiB

For details, visit the UiB welcome programme.

12.15 - 13:00 Orientation Meeting for PSYCH310A Culture, Positive Development and Health

Digital information in Mitt UiB (David Lackland Sam)

Thursday, August 13

Meet the Faculty of Psychology

All incoming exchange students to the Faculty of Psychology are invited to visit us at Christies gate 12.

13:00- 14:30 Information Meeting

Practical information about UiB, the Faculty of Psychology, and your studies with us.

Place: Christies gate 12 (psychology building)

Auditorium: 129, main floor

14:30 - 15:30 Lunch in the Student Cafeteria

Place: Christiesgate 12, 1st floor

Food, soft drinks and mingling

UiB Campus Map

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 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   

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 studieveileder@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

In order to ensure that the guidelines given by the Norwegian Health Authorities regarding Covid-19 are carefully followed you may collect your student card at the Card Center during these specific times:

  • Monday 10 August between 09:00 - 12:00
  • Thursday 13 August between 12:00 - 15:00
  • Wednesday 19 August between 09:00 - 12:00
  • Wednesday 26 August between 12:00 - 15:00

Checklist for New International Students

As a new international students at UiB, you are required to complete several mandatory registrations and formalities.

Checklist for new students

Information about Covid-19