Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU - Ås)

Norwegian University of Life Sciences (Ås) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Academic Calendar
  • Autumn Semester: beginning of August - end of  December
  • Spring Semester: beginning of January - end of June

See: Academic Calendar


English or Norwegian language proficiency B2 (see CEFR).

Courses at Master’s level


Areas open to exchange students

Environmental Sciences, Ecology and Geology.

Language of instruction

English and Norwegian.

Housing assistance

Yes. See: SiÅs Housing.

Estimated living costs per month

About € 1.000,-. See: Information for International Students, p. 18.


Courses may have from 5 to 30 EC, and one full semester workload is 30 EC.

Number of places available

Two places for Master’s students.

More information

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