Semester Start Autumn 2019
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 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.
Semester Start and Mentor Week programme
Thursday 8 August
Friday 9 August
Meet the Faculty of Psychology
All incoming exchange students to the Faculty of Psychology are invited to visit us in Christies gate 12 on this day.
11:00 Orientation Meeting
Practical information about your studies and information about the Mentor Week, auditorium 128 in Christies gate 12.
12:00 - 13:30 Complimentary lunch at the Sammen cafeteria on the second floor
Lunch and mingling with everyone including the International Coordinator at the Faculty of Psychology.
19:00 - 22:00 Social get together at Kurerbar
Get to know mentors and other students at the Faculty Student Bar, ground floor, Christies gate 12.
Monday 12 August
10:15 - 14:00 First lecture begins for PSYCH310A Culture, Positive Development and Health.
15.00: The UiB Official Welcome Ceremony - Start of the Mentor Week! Meet your mentorgroup! Place: Muséplass
20.00: Get to know your mentor group. Place: ask your mentor
22.00: Social get together. Place: Underlig and Jeppe
Tuesday 13 August
09.00 - 14.00: Student organisations on stands at the Student Centre
15.00 - 22.00: Try a student organisation at the UiB Campus
19.00: Social get togheter and quiz at Kurerbar
22.00: Concert at Hulen/Kvarteret.
Wednesday 14 August
17:00 - 22.00: "B2B" - Bar Crawl. During this race you will get to know the city of Bergen and solve different challenges.
22:00: Social get together at Ricks
Thursday 15 August
11.00 - 16.00: Sports day at the Student Centre.
18.00 - 22.00: Game and pizza night at Kurerbar
22.00: Social get together at Hulen.
Friday 16 August
14.00 - 16.00: Fjord Sightseeing by boat.
16.00 - 20.00: Partyboat with "Midthordaland"
- 16.00: First group
- 18.00: Second group
20.00: Social get together at Kvarteret
Saturday 17 August
18.00 - 22:00: Gala with dinner at Scandic Ørnen (Hotel Scandic Eagle)
Sunday 18 August
10.00 - 18.00: Hiking in the Bergen mountains.
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)
- Late arrival - see this checklist for important dates and deadlines