University of Bergen is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Bergen, Norway.

Student experiences
Academic calendar

Semester I (Autumn Semester): approximately early August – end of December
Semester II (Spring Semester): approximately early January – end of June

Academic Calendar

Requirements

Language requirement: a minimum language level of B2 (CEFR) in English is required.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Students can take courses at the Faculty of Humanities. Subjects covered are Archeology, English Studies, French Studies, Gender Studies, German Studies, History, History of Art, Italian Studies, Literature, Linguistics, Philosophy, and Religion.

Students may choose courses at other faculties and departments, but will only be admitted as long as they have the necessary prerequisites, described in the course list and if there are places available at the course. 

Courses at Master’s level

Yes

Language of instruction

English and Norwegian

Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

Despite Norway’s high living costs, students are able to manage well on reasonable budgets. An estimate of an average student budget in Norway is about NOK 12 122 per month (2019) for most expenses including housing, food, study materials, public transportation and activities.  

This information is subject to change. It is meant to be an indication. Costs may differ due to personal circumstances.

More information

Credits

Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
 

Number of places available

2 places per year. 

Additional information

It is possible to take Norwegian Language courses. More information.

Website

More information

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

Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).

You can also follow students who are currently abroad on Instagram!

International Office Humanities

Our front desk is currently closed until further notice. This means that there are no walk-in hours and it is not possible to make an appointment.  

You can reach us in the following ways:

Please mention your student number in all correspondence!

Documents

We are unable to sign physical documents. If you need to have a document signed, please send it to us via email.

Mailing address

Drift 10, 3512 BS Utrecht
+31 (0)30 253 6046

internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl

Walk-in office hours

Our front desk is currently closed.

Making an appointment

Send an email to internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl.
 

Handing in and picking up documents

Send an email to internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl.