Studying in Norway: Information for Refugees and Asylum Seekers
On December 1, 2015, we arranged an information day for refugees and asylum seekers who wish to study in Norway. Below, you find the presentations that were given during that day.
The information day was arranged by Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences and the University of Oslo. The presentations were filmed, and the films will be made available on this web page once they are ready.
Recognition of previous studies
NOKUT (the Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education) held two presentations:
- General recognition of foreign higher education (including information about the Norwegian education system)
- Recognition procedure for persons with insufficient/non-verifiable documentation (UVD procedure)
Admission to higher studies in Norway
Samordna Opptak (the Norwegian Universities and Colleges Admission Service) and admission staff at the Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences and the University of Oslo explained how you apply for studies in Norway with an international background:
Norwegian language training
The Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies and the International Summer School gave information about Norwegian language classes at the University of Oslo and other options for learning Norwegian: