Buddy system for exchange students
As a new exchange student you are automatically signed up to a buddy group. Your faculty will make sure you are connected with your buddy.
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Most events and activities during semester start will be organized by the buddy leader at your faculty. Together with your buddy group you will make friends, get the opportunity to take part in several enjoyable events and get to know your faculty and the campus.
You will receive more information from your faculty about the activities during semester start.
For questions about the buddy programme, contact the buddy leader at your faculty
- Students at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences:
Contact buddy leaders Hanne Ødegaard Notø and Odd-Tørres Lunde
- Students at the Faculty of Humanities:
Contact buddy leaders Behare Saliu and Ingeborg Hegtun
- Students at the Faculty of Social Sciences:
Contact buddy leader Live Kristine Lindseth
- Students at The Faculty of Dentistry:
Contact buddy leader Alina Kuoppala
- Students at The Faculty of Medicine:
Contact buddy leader Pavlik Johansen Wang
- Students at the Facultuy of Law:
Contact buddy leader Jakob Røen Mohus
- Students at the Faculty of Educational Sciences:
Contact buddy leaders Amund Aasbrenn and Ivar Bjørland
- Students at the Faculty of Theology:
Contact buddy leader Anja Lovise Lockertsen
Full degree students
Full degree master's students are not automatically assigned a buddy group, and should contact their programme for information about semester start.
Events at semester start
All new international students are welcome to attend the events during the start of studies for international students.