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Extend your study period

Exchange students can apply to extend their study period with one semester.


Application deadlines

  • Autumn semester: 1 June
  • Spring semester: 1 December

You can apply if

  • You are an exchange student at UiB in of the following student categories: bilateral, EEA/Norway grants, Erasmus+, Nordplus, and
  • Your exchange period at UiB does not exceed two semesters altogether.

How to apply

  1. Find courses you plan to take in the course list for exchange students, and/or other plans for the next semester.
  2. Ask your home university for a document where they confirm that you can extend your exchange period.
  3. Apply online for the extension and upload the confirmation from your home university:

If your application for extension is granted, we will e-mail you a Letter of Extension with the updated study period.