The University of Oslo has exchange agreements with more than 500 recognized universities around the world and participates in exchange programmes such as Erasmus+ and Nordplus. Exchange students apply through their home institution and study at the University of Oslo for one or two semesters.
As an exchange student at the University of Oslo, you may choose from more than 800 different courses taught in English.
Exchange students at the University of Oslo may apply for Norwegian Language Courses on foundation and advanced level.
International students on exchange programmes are guaranteed accommodation in one of the student villages, provided that they apply within the specified deadlines.
Exchange students should arrive in Oslo the week before the start of the semester to ensure that they will be present for the orientation for new students.