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University of Bergen
Bergen, Norway (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: UND applicants only
Budget Sheets Fall,
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Language of Instruction: English, Norwegian Minimum GPA: 3.0
Housing Options: University Residence Pre-Requisites: Sophomore status
Program Sponsor: UND Sponsored
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Program Description:
University of Bergen

| About
Bergen seafront

The University of Bergen is a young, modern university. Most of its premises are concentrated in the heart of the city of Bergen. There are about 14,500 students enrolled, and 3,200 faculty and staff. Read more.
| Location

Bergen, Norway
Population: 250,000
Distance from Oslo: 300 miles                                                                          

The historic and medieval city of Bergen is an ideal place for exploring all the beauty of Norway’s fjords and mountains.  Located on the western coast of Norway, Bergen is considered the gateway to Norway’s famous fjords.  The Hanseatic wharf of Bryggen, from the 11th century, can be explored today.   With its charming narrow streets and seafront wooden buildings, it is a popular destination for both domestic and international visitors.

| Academics
The University's academic landscape is characterised by its great variety and breadth. Six faculties cover most of the traditional university disciplines. Within the faculties are included 60 different specialised departments, centres and institutes.

Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Social Sciences

Students can earn credit towards UND requirements in the following areas of study:
Biology, Computer Science, Economics, English, Geography, Geology, Icelandic, Information Systems, Norwegian, Mathematics, Religion, Petroleum Engineering, Philosophy, Physics,
Political Science, Psychology

| Housing
Bergen offers a wide range of accommodation, and the Student Welfare Organisation (SiB) offers a large number of accommodation units for students especially. International students intending to stay for a minimum of one semester are guaranteed a single room at one of SiB's student hostels under certain conditions.

Program Reviews:
Spring 2015 Participant
Loved the country and the institute!
Dates / Deadlines:
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This program is currently not accepting applications.