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  • Eduardos' video is taking him to Norway

    21.11.16

    Brazilian student Eduardo Polloni Silva won a five day trip to Norway, by submitting a video to the contest #whystudyinnorway.

  • 'Norway surprised me'

    17.11.16

    ‘Norway surprised me. The quality of life is good, and the landscape is astonishing’

  • Norwegian Society

    29.09.16

    Among other things, Norwegians are known for their love of the outdoors and sports, gender equality and what they like to call ‘their personal space’. Here are some real experiences on Norwegian society, made by international students.

  • Happy students

    27.09.16

    Norway is on top in a recent student satisfaction award: The students emphasize the high level of education, open and knowledgeable lecturers, a great student community and beautiful nature as important features of their studies in Norway.

  • CONTEST: #Why study in Norway

    23.08.16

    Study in Norway is delighted to invite Brazilian students to take part in our contest Why Study in Norway, and explore themes relating to expectations to and outcomes of studies in Norway. 

  • Involving students in science

    11.08.16

    'Student exchanges and research should go hand in hand because the one boosts the quality of the other.  In our experience, students lift international research collaboration to a higher level.'

  • A global student voice

    02.06.16

    The Norwegian Students’ Union (NSO) and the European Students’ Union (ESU) have taken initiative to and adopted “The Bergen Declaration”. The aim is to build a student network that can develop into a global movement.

  • Cheaper solar panels

    11.05.16

    In a cellar at Complutense University of Madrid, Miguel García Tecedor and Felix del Prado Hurtado are studying a series of microscope images of nanomaterials.

  • Nature kindergartens inspire students

    09.05.16

    Chinese students are taking their practical training through an international project about early childhood education, and have spent a semester in Norway.

  • The quota scheme to be discontinued

    01.02.16

    It has now been decided that the quota scheme will be phased out. A new 
    inter-institutional cooperation programme will partly replace the scheme.

  • Major changes in the higher education sector in Norway

    28.01.16

    Many university colleges and universities have merged with effect from 1 January 2016. The objective of these structural changes is to improve quality in higher education and research.

  • Cooperation built capacity

    10.12.15

    A summary report shows that the NOMA programme built capacity in developing countries. The report also shows that more than 40 master's degree programmes were established during the eight years that the NOMA programme was active, and that more than 40 percent of the students were women.

  • Panorama - the new strategy for international cooperation

    09.12.15

    Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa and Japan are not countries that Norway has cooperated extensively with in higher education and research. This is something the Norwegian Government would like to change. 

  • Celebrating continued Brazil-Norway collaboration

    25.11.15

    A Norwegian delegation for higher education and research visited Brazil in November, spearheaded by the Norwegian Crown Prince Haakon. The Crown Prince tested the results of an educational collaboration programme which Brazil and Norway will continue to cooperate on.

  • Creating Europeans – the challenges of Erasmus and Europe

    02.10.15

    When I got off the bus outside Brussels on an autumn day in 1998, I became part of what was known already then as the Erasmus Generation. I did my best to adapt, and rented a room in a shared flat that seemed like the ideal type of a Euro-commune. Some of the national stereotypes I had were confirmed, some new ones were created and yet others were discarded.

  • Brazilian students learning from Statoil

    21.08.15

    "It has been important for us to gain experience of how to work in a team, and of how we can use our individual competence to develop new ideas together. We have learnt a lot about democratic decision-making," says Raul Quinzani.

  • Unique Norwegian-Japanese collaboration

    26.06.15

    Norwegian and Japanese students will soon be able to take a joint course in Arctic-Alpine plant ecology. “Field work will take place in both countries, so this is a unique learning opportunity for the students,” says project coordinator Elisabeth Cooper.

  • From theory to practice in Svalbard

    06.05.15

    The University Centre in Svalbard attracts students from all over the world. It offers opportunities for exciting field work and close encounters with glaciers and reindeer.

  • American institutions touring Norway

    04.05.15

     “Our goal is to double the number of American students abroad”, states Dr. Allan Goodman, President and CEO of the U.S. Institute of International Education (IIE). Twelve American universities travelled to Norway in April to discuss possible future cooperation. 

  • Norwegian support leads to capacity building

    23.04.15

    Norwegian educational programmes in development countries have positive effects for both individuals as well as for their employers. Most students get work in their own home country and do not leave their region.

  • Statoil offers scholarships and internships to Brazilian students

    20.02.15

    Last autumn Norwegian universities and university colleges enrolled around 200 students from the Brazilian scholarship programme Science without Borders (SwB). Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil has funded scholarships for 100 of them and also made 40 internships available.

  • Students choose Norway for quality and safety

    29.10.14

    The fact that Norway is a peaceful and safe society is a major factor for foreign students who come here, according to a new survey from SIU.

  • Raving about studies in Norway

    25.09.14

    Norway: The country everyone has heard of, but few know much about. With a population of five million in a country larger than the UK, there seems to be room for more Australians. With no tuition fees, beautiful nature, and four-times UN top ranked for highest standard of living in the world, why would you not want to study there

  • Times Higher Education

    20.05.14

    The UiT The Arctic University of Norway on "The Times Higher Education 100 under 50" ranking

  • BI

    16.05.14
  • Neighbours

    16.05.14
  • Semester grants for studies in Norway

    31.01.13

    We have spoken to two grant recipients. They say they have benefited greatly from the semester grant that allowed them to study in Norway.

  • And the winner is...

    09.03.10

    Inés Poggio Quero (21) from Spain won Study in Norway’s video contest with her film “Changes and Exchanges”.

  • Norway in Motion

    23.06.08
  • Study in Norway publications

    05.12.06

    Are you on your way to Norway? Prepare your arrival by reading our publications in English and French aimed at foreign students. Publications in other languages are coming soon.

  • A brief guide to living in Norway

    08.09.06

    Are you thinking about studying in Norway? Then you need A Brief Guide to Living in Norway.

  • Satisfied students in Norway

    13.07.06

    A new survey by Statistics Norway (SSB) shows that nine out of ten Norwegian students are happy with their student life. This applies to students at both large universities and smaller university colleges.

  • Online Masters catalogue

    26.10.05

    More than 180 Masters programmes where the language of instruction is English are now available in our online catalogue. Browse by region, institution, subject area or course, or do a free text search.

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