Semesterstart for the Master's program in Psychology

Welcome to the Master program in Psychology at the university of Oslo. Presentation from the orientation meeting August 11th.

The Department of Psychology offers three different master options, and this semester start program is for all three options. 

- Cognitive Neuroscience

- Helse, utvikling og samfunn and

- Arbeids- og organisasjonspsykologi

Your buddies from the second year has made a Facebook-Group for all students. It is highly recommended that you follow this group. If you do not have Facebook send the buddy-coordinators an email or text message: Audun Rørvik Rosslund ( and/or Benjamin at +47 975 88 957

Join the Facebook-group for the buddy-weeks here:


If you are not able to join the mandatory activities in the semesterstart, please let your student-advisor Nicklas Poulsen Viki know before 9th of August

Information from your second semester students responsible for the social activities after the orientation and information meetings:

Remember that time, place and the activity might be changed or cancelled as the corona situation develops or due to other unforeseen occurrences. 
Please follow the Facebook group (link above) to keep informed on the latest updates: 

If you do not have Facebook, or if you have any other concerns, please call or text Benjamin at +47 975 88 957 :)

For international students accepted to the neuroscience program, who will not be able to take part in the buddy week, the second year students will host some social meetings on Zoom. Make sure you follow the Facebook group for info on this (or contact Benjamin or Audun if you don’t have Facebook).

Tuesday 11th of August

When What Where

Welcome to the master's program (mandatory)
With Head of education, Vibeke Moe and student advisor Nicklas P. Viki

Presentation in PDF

Aud. 4, Harald Schelderups hus, Entrance 2 / Zoom-link for this meeting will be posted on August 10th.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 323 502 1372


Information Meetings (mandatory) to helse, utvikling og samfunn, arbeids- og organisasjonspsykologi and Cognitive Neuroscience

Helse, utvikling og samfunn with Sigrun Marie Moss: Aud. 4, Harald Schelderups hus
Arbeid og organisasjonspsykologi with Cato Bjørkli: aud. 3, Harald Schelderups hus

Cognitive Neuroscience with Ylva Østby: sem. 3, Harald Schelderups hus. Zoom-link for this meeting will be posted on August 10th.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 681 1072 4542

Password: See email sent August 10th.

14.15-15.00 Registration-help (voluntary)- introduction to choosing your courses and paying the semesterfee

Lesesal/reading hall second floor with Nicklas Poulsen Viki, Harald Schelderups hus

15.00 - 1800

Getting to know each other (Games and possibly barbeque) 

Followed by a tour of Campus Blindern (starts at around 16.30)

Outside Kafé Åse at Harald Schelderups hus, with your second year buddies
18.00 -  To be decided  

Wednesday 12th of August

When What Where
12.00 Treasure hunt with quizzes, pictures and tasks
(We will split in smaller groups)
Meet by the big iron tiger sculpture outside Oslo S central station 

 Thursday 13th of August

When What Where
12.00 - 15.00 Social games with winning prices!  The park (weather dependant) 
19.00 - To be decided Social night,
possibly bar crawl

Friday 14th of August

When What Where
18.00- We’re going out to eat (We will probably split in smaller groups) To be decieded

Saturday 15th of August

When What Where
13.00 - 16.00 We’re hiking to the top of Grefsenkollen. Here you see the entire city and relax with food or drink at Grefsenkollen restaurant.  Grefsenkollveien at the foot of Grefsenkollen. 

Monday 17th of August

When  What Where
18.00 Game night with bowling, dart and shuffleboard. Drinks and food available. 
You will be asked to sign-up since booking is required. 
Oslo Bar & Bowling, Raadhuset, Buddha bar, Oslo Camping or similar place.

Wednesday 19th of August

When What Where
16.15 The beach! Both Huk and Sognsvann are great for a swim, a casual drink or just to relax. Possibly barbecue (we will split in smaller groups) Huk / Sognsvann (weather dependant) 

Thursday 20th of August

When What Where
Afternoon/Evening Cultural activity (to be decided). Example:
-    Improvised theater at Det andre teateret
-    Teknisk museum 
-    Stand-up comedy at Latter

Friday 21th of August

When What  Where
17.00 Grand finale TBD


Publisert 17. juni 2019 10:19 - Sist endret 11. aug. 2020 13:51