Students in Oslo who meet the Norwegian language requirements are during their first semester encouraged to apply to the study programme called Gründerskolen (The Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship). If you are accepted, this will give you 25 highly relevant additional ECTS credits during the summer between your second and third semester. The destinations you currently can apply to are Boston, San Francisco and Toronto.
Students in Bergen will have Gründerskolen in Houston included in their programme structure. You will travel to Houston about two months into your second semester.
The Gründerskolen programme (Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship) offers a unique opportunity to hone your entrepreneurial skills and perspectives by spending 10 weeks abroad in a highly competitive and internationally recognized start-up ecosystem. You will work within a local innovative start-up company and take a course at an internationally recognized university:
- Boston University, Boston, USA
- Rice University, Houston, USA
- University of California Berkeley, San Francisco, USA
- University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada