Norwegian language, culture and society for foreign students

Do you wish to advance your education? Get the job of your dreams? Immerge in Norwegian life? Prepare for further education and fulfill your goals by attending this one-year long Norwegian Language and Culture course!   This full-time programme combines classroom activities with excursions in order to give you an overall experience of language learning and an introduction to the Norwegian culture. You will learn about history, literature, customs, and the people living in this country. After just a few weeks you will start to speak in Norwegian with your teachers and classmates!   After successfully completing the course, you meet the Norwegian language requirement demanded by the Norwegian Universities and Colleges Admission Service (NUCAS) to be admitted to Norwegian universities and colleges.
Application deadline March 1
Formal prerequisites

Applicants to the Norwegian Language and Culture programme need to fulfill the Higher Education Entrance Qualification. More information about the Higher Education Entrance Qualification is available at

In addition, applicants need to document at least A2 level Norwegian in order to be considered for admission to this study programme. For more information, please visit the programme's website.

Tuition No tuition fee
Degree level One-year programme
City Stavanger
Credits 60.0