University of Bergen

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

The nature in Norway is amazing.

Student experiences
Academic calendar
  • Autumn semester: beginning of August — mid-December
  • Spring semester: beginning of January — mid-June

See: Semester Dates.


English language proficiency B1 (see CEFR).

Areas of study open to exchange students

Earth Sciences, Human Geography and Planning, Sustainable Development.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Yes. See: Student Accommodation. For assistance:

Estimated living costs per month

About € 1.100,-. See: Cost of Living.


A full work load for one semester is 30 EC.

Number of places available
  • Human Geography and Planning: four places of one semester, only for Bachelor students
  • Earth Sciences: two places of one year, for Bachelor and Master students
  • Sustainable Development: two places of one semester, only for Master students