Faculty of Social Sciences
Study at the Faculty of Social Sciences

Meet the Faculty of Social Sciences

Welcome to the Faculty of Social Sciences! We are very happy to have you as a student at our faculty, and wish that your stay here will be an interesting and rewarding experience.

Visit to the Faculty of Social Sciences on Friday 14 August

On Friday 14 August at 13:00 you are invited to meet staff from the Faculty of Social Sciences for orientation on courses and practical information.
Venue: The Student Centre, auditorium Egget, Parkveien 1

13:00 – 14:00 – Welcome and practical information on registration, exams and courses

14:00 – 15:00 Welcome market and snacks
Student advisers are available at stands outside the auditorium. They will answer practical and academic questions.

Practical Information

→  See this checklist for important dates and deadlines

→  Remember that semester registration deadline is the 1st of September

→  Make sure exam dates and lecture times of your courses do not overlap

→  It is not possible to make individual or special exam arrangements unless you have an illness or other needs that cause significant   disadvantages in the examination situation. The application deadline for special arrangements is the 1st of September.

MittUiB – your personal pages for timetables, curriculum, messages, course information

→ For signatures (Learning Agreement, Confirmation of Arrival/Departure) Contact the Information centre  at the Faculty of Social Sciences after semester registration.

Mentor's Programme

You will meet and link up with your mentors' on Monday 10 August after the Welcome ceremony. More detailed information will be published later on.

Information meetings for new master students

All new master students may attend the information meeting at their master programme.


Master ProgrammeMeeting dateTimeRoom

Master's Programme in System Dynamics

Thursday, 13 Augustat 13:00 hrs Zoom, further information will be announced
Physical Geography, Master'sThursday, 13 Augustat 12:15 - 14:00 Small auditorium, Lauritz Meltzers hus, Fosswinckelsgate 6

Geographies of Sustainable Development, Master's

Thursday, 13 Augustat 12:15 - 14:00 Small auditorium, Lauritz Meltzers hus, Fosswinckelsgate 6

Media and Interaction Design, Master's 

Monday 17 August at 10:15 - 12:00 in Media City Bergen, Lars Hilles gate 30