University of Bergen
University of Bergen is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor and Master students of the faculty of Humanities in Bergen, Norway.
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General information for exchange students
Semester I (Autumn Semester): approximately early August – end of December
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|
|Language of instruction|
English and Norwegian
|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.
Normal study load per semester: 30 ECTS
|Number of places available|
2 places per year.
It is possible to take Norwegian Language courses. More information.
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 see stories of students who have been abroad on Instagram!