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Extend your study period

Exchange students at the University of Bergen can apply to extend their study period with one semester.


  • Be an exchange student in the following categories: Bilateral, EEA/Norway grants, Erasmus+, Nordplus.
  • Have a confirmation/approval letter from home university.
  • The exchange period at the University of Bergen does not exceed two semesters altogether.

Application deadlines:

  • Autumn semester: 1 June
  • Spring semester: 15 November (1December at the very latest).

Please observe that the University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) have different deadlines.

How to apply:

  1. Find courses you plan to take in the course list for exchange students.
  2. Obtain a written confirmation from your home university,  in which they approve the extention period at the University of Bergen.
  3. Apply online for the extension and upload the confirmation from your home university.

If your application  is granted and updated letter of extension will be send by e-mail.