The University of Oslo will help newly arrived refugees in Norway to continue their studies. We offer several study options.
We offer a special admission for many master's degree programmes taught in English.
Short study programmes
We offer short study programmes taught in English, where Norwegian language courses can be included.
Find information about admission on the programme page:
Full Norwegian language courses
We offer full Norwegian language courses from the autumn semester. These courses are credit-bearing.
These courses are part of the short programmes on bachelor's and master's level, cf. above.
Our one-year programmes, bachelor's degree programmes, five-year master's degree programmes and professional programmes are taught in Norwegian. Applicants must meet the Norwegian and English language requirements.
The next application deadline is 15 April 2023 for studies from the autumn 2023. You are welcome to apply next year.
Applicants and students who have questions may contact Knutepunktet - International student reception.
For general information about admision to study programmes, please see Admission to UiO.
If you currently are in a different municipality than Oslo, please contact your municipality for any questions about moving to Oslo and how this may effect your benefits.