Universitetet i Bergen is an exchange partner in Bergen, Norway. This destination is specifically for bachelor and master Meteorology and Oceanography students, master Biology and bachelor Mathematics students of the Faculty of Science.

Student experiences

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Academic calendar

Semester I: 2nd week of August – 3rd week of December
Semester II: 1st week of January – 3rd week of June


No, but for some (Medicine) courses a good command of Norwegian is required.

Areas of study open to exchange students

This partnership is based on a bilateral agreement between Science UU and  the University of Bergen in the Departments of Biology, Mathematics and Meteorology/Oceanography.

Courses at Master’s level

Yes, in most areas mentioned above. 
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Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Students must apply directly to SiB.

Estimated living costs per month

950 euro per month.


Normal study load per term

in credits: 30
in courses: 2 – 3

Grading system: A – F
Minimum pass is: E

Number of places available

2 places per year. Selection was necessary in the past few years.


More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.


Any questions?

The International Exchange Officers at the Faculty of Science are Liesbeth Achterberg and Kathelijne Schoonackers.


  • Open office hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00-12:00
  • Location: Minnaert building, room 1.17, Leuvenlaan 4, 3584 CE Utrecht
  • For an individual appointment and/or questions send an email to: science.internationaloffice@uu.nl
  • In case of an urgent matter, phone: 030-2537315