Faculty of Psychology

Short-Term Psychology Programme

The Short-Term Psychology Programme runs for approximately 5-6 weeks starting in January every year.

Students hiking on Mount Ulriken
Mount Ulriken in Bergen

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The Short-term Psychology Programme                          

This programme runs over a period of approximately 5 weeks starting early January every year. It is offered to psychology students from five Australian partner universities:

  • Macquarie University
  • Monash University
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Queensland
  • Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Courses offered in 2025

You will find detailed course schedules for the 2025 spring semester in the course descriptions December 1, 2024. 

Programme Duration

Lectures start approximately January 6, 2025.

Last day of lectures, seminars, and mandatory presentations is at the beginning of February.

The program starts with the Welcome Programme at UiB for new international students in the beginning of January, and with the Information Meeting at the Faculty of Psychology.

Application Procedures to UiB                               

Students must follow the regular application procedures for exchange students for the spring semester with the application deadline October 15

Note that all students must be nominated in our online nomination system by their home university before they can apply. The nomination period is September 1 - October 1. See our step-by-step guide on how to nominate.

Required documents

  • Transcript of records from your home university
  • Passport or national ID card

You do not have to upload documentation of funds when you stay in Norway less than 90 days.

How to apply

Student Housing 

Housing is not guaranteed since you are staying for less than one semester. Please look for short-term housing elsewhere than the Student Welfare Organisation Sammen to be guaranteed accomodation during your stay in Bergen.

Students without housing guarantee - other options

Online portals for finding accommodation: