Career interviews

Spend a minimum of one semester of your degree course on a student exchange abroad, recommends Silje Ingrid Ruud. She has a master’s degree in North American Studiesand works as an adviser and career counsellor at Akademiet upper secondary school in Drammen.

In my job as news manager for Klassekampen, all conceivable knowledge is relevant, and I constantly find that things I was engaged in during my studies keep coming back, says Mari Skurdal, who has a degree in English Literature.

A Master’s degree in English Literature and varied experience from different voluntary activities at Blindern campus qualified me for the job of youth librarian at Lørenskog Public Library, Marte Storbråten Ytterbøe explains.