Study programs in Norway

The system of higher education in Norway includes a wide range of universities, colleges and private schools, which are controlled by the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research. According to Bologna process, country`s national higher education system is divided into bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs.

Study programs in Norway

Those who want to choose bachelor programs in Norway have to meet several basic requirements: prospective students heve to complete secondary education at advanced level and successfully pass the final exams. Students from some country have to finish at least one year of university program before applying for bachelor's programs in Norway. Bachelor programs in Norway take 3 years and available in Norwegian and in English language.

There are many master programs in Norway which are available in English and open for internation applicants with Bachelor's degree. Prospective students have to provide their university transcripts as well as letters of recommendation and motivation letter. International students may apply for several scholarships which are provided by the state of by universities themselves. More scholarships are available for doctoral and postdoctoral students.

Norwegian high schools offer study programs in various fields, including technical and humanitarian specializations. But Norway is especially famous for its bachelor and master degrees in Engineering &Technology, Natural Sciences, Humanities &Art.

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Bergen University College logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

The Master in Education focuses on the activity of teaching and the facilitation of bildung as the fundamental professional responsibility of educators. It is a profession-based education and its foundation is a bachelor degree in teacher education, including at least 60 ECTS in the specialization discipline.The master's programme is a 2-year full-time study. Students in the programme choose a discipline for specialization and in-depth study. The disciplines offered are English Didactics,...

University of Oslo logo
Tuition Fee:
Domestic students: 100 EUR
International students: 6000 EUR
/ year
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

In this programme, students are trained to gain the systematic and taxonomic expertise needed in our society to be able to take action against loss of biodiversity.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

This is an international program primarily focused on the complex interdependencies between people, institutions and the built environment in pursuit of equity, efficiency and sustainability. Consequently, the program is based on the following main theoretical domains:??? Understandings of resilience as used among humanitarian aid agencies and thinktanks??? Livelihoods and entitlements approach to understanding poverty??? Concepts of territorialism and a focus on neighbourhoods as the scale of...

University of Tromsø (The Arctic University of Norway) logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
1 years (90 ECTS)

The research community in TromsØ? is a world leader in marine Arctic issues, including natural sciences, history, political science and law. In addition to the University of TromsØ?, the Norwegian Polar Institute is situated in TromsØ?. The objective of the LL.M. programme is to introduce the students to such perspectives enabling them to improve their ability to understand the function of the law and learn to interpret it. For more detailed information please...

Bergen Academy of Art and Design logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 February
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

The Master of Fine Arts programme is designed to provide artistic skills and knowledge of methods and theory that will prepare students for working with art at an advanced level. The Master's programme enhances students artistic insight and competence and cultivates their understanding of diverse strategies in artistic research and development. In their work on their Master's projects, students apply disparate artistic methods and techniques in an independent and reflective manner as they...

BI Norwegian Business School logo
Tuition Fee:
9450 EUR / year
Deadline:
1 March
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

The Master of Science in Business aims to build a broad platform to stand on. It combines a concentration area or "major" with electives from other fields or a "minor". The MSc thesis is written in the major area. This combination enables the candidates to pursue individual interests in a particular field while simultaneously covering other fields.The following majors are available: Economics, Finance, International Business, Strategy, Marketing, Leadership and Change, Logistics and Business...

University of Oslo logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

An International Master Degree in Education and Development, Policy and Planning in a Comparative Perspective.

University of Bergen logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

The aim of the programme is to provide the candidates with theoretical and methodological skills enabling them to qualify for a Master's Degree. The topics are related to issues of relevance for the study of livelihoods and environmental problems in mountain areas and other marginal areas of the Third World. The courses aim at introducing the candidates to contemporary scientific discourses on human-nature relations, and provide them with analytical skills and critical thinking. The thesis is...

Buskerud and Vestfold University College logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
15 January
Duration:
4 years (240 ECTS)

If you have a passion to teach and are open to new cultures, teaching in an international context may suit you. The International Teacher Education for Primary Schools (ITEPS) is the first full Bachelor program that educates students to become teachers in an international setting. HBV University College (Norway), University College Zealand (Denmark), and Stenden University (the Netherlands) offer ITEPS jointly. The program consists of modules. While the majority of your studies will be at HBV...

Telemark University College logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
15 January
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

Education and research in Environmental Technology and Energy Technology has high priority at Telemark University College (TUC), which holds an excellent international reputation in these fields. TUC's research network in Energy and Environmental Technology includes many scientists and engineering programmes at other renowned universities, as well as several industrial companies. Due to its engagement in environmental protection and the high priority given to technological research, Norway has...

University of Tromsø (The Arctic University of Norway) logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

The programme places special emphasis on the formal aspects of grammar, in particular syntax and phonology. The programme has a strong comparative component, although the study of English naturally maintains a central place in the programme. Students will develop insight into the structure of language in general and of English in particular, social and geographic variation, as well as the historical development and acquisition of English. At the Master's level, students will develop special...

University of Oslo logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

The Master programme in Development Geography provides the student with advanced knowledge of classical and contemporary development theory. The core of the study programme is the Master Thesis. The theme of the thesis is self-selected- the topic must however be within the Human Geography discipline. The thesis is based on data that the student collects during fieldwork in the South.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
15 January
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

The purpose of the Nordic Master Programme in "Innovative Sustainable Energy Engineering" is to provide state-of-the-art education in the fields of conventional and renewable energy sources like conventional and new power generation, solar energy, biomass energy, wind power, geothermal power, and energy utilization in the built environment by means of economically and environmentally sustainable systems and technologies.The term ???sustainable energy engineering' comprises a wide array of...

Nord University (University of Nordland) logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 February
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

The programme targets candidates seeking vocational education within business administration and provides the foundation for study at a doctoral level at universities and colleges in Norway and abroad.The first semester consists of the four mandatory courses: Philosophy, ethics and environment- Industrial Organization- Strategic management and Strategic management accounting. The language of instruction is English.In the second semester, the candidate is entitled to choose between several...

University of Tromsø (The Arctic University of Norway) logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

The Master's degree programme in Theoretical Linguistics covers graduate level studies in theoretical linguistics, and is to be seen as an extension of work at the Bachelor level. The programme places special emphasis on the formal aspects of grammar, in particular syntax and phonology. The approach to these disciplines relies on comparative studies of many languages. Students will develop insight into the structure of language, comparative aspects of linguistic research, social and geographic...

University of Oslo logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
30 April
Duration:
1 years (90 ECTS)

This programme offers professionals the opportunity to engage first-hand with special and inclusive education policies and practice. You will have the unique opportunity of studying in three different countries.

Most Popular Programs in Norway

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Bachelor Programs in Norway

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  • International Teacher Education for Primary Schools (ITEPS)
    If you have a passion to teach and are open to new cultures, teaching in an international context may suit you. The...

  • Circumpolar Studies
    Do you want to learn more about the environment and sustainability in the High North? Are you interested in indigenous...

  • Games and Entertainment
    In this study program you will learn to design video games and other digital products for entertainment and learning....

  • Film and TV production
    Do you want to be a part of Tomorrows Film and TV Industry - today? Learning every technique and aspect of...

  • 3D Art Animation and VFX
    Are you interested in 3D, animation or visual effects for film and TV? In this bachelor you will get insight in both...

  • Animal Science - Joint Bachelor
    Start your veterinary studies at Nord University in Bod and continue your studies at the University of Veterinary...

  • English
    In an age where English is emerging as the common, global language for science, society and cultural exchange, English...

Master Programs in Norway

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