University of Oslo (Norway) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Oslo is a very vivid and safe city.
Academic calendar
  • Autumn semester: mid-August — mid-December
  • Spring semester: beginning of January — mid-June

See: Academic Calendar.


Adequate English proficiency.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Earth Sciences, Social Geography and Planning.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes, for exchange students housing is in principle guaranteed. See: Housing for international students.

Estimated living costs per month

About € 1.100,-. See: Budget and cost of living.


A full semester’s workload consists of 30 studiepoeng (= 30 EC). See: Credits.

Number of places available
  • Earth Sciences: four places of ten months maximum.
  • Human Geography and Planning: two places of one semester for Bachelor’s students and two places of one semester for Master’s students.

More information

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

(vermeld je naam, opleiding en studentnummer)
Telefoon +31 30 253 9559
Of maak een afspraak door een mail te verzenden naar

Adres kamer 1.20, Koningsberger gebouw

Bij International Office Geosciences kun je terecht met vragen over studeren in het buitenland, waarvan je het antwoord niet op deze site vindt.

International Office Geosciences is telefonisch bereikbaar op dinsdag van 10.30 - 11.30 uur, of op afspraak via Teams (