Here you can read more about the report: Norwegian and international students need more meeting places. The purpose of the survey is to gain knowledge about the international students' motivation, expectations and study experiences. This knowledge helps Norwegian institutions and authorities improve the services provided to the international students and to improve the quality of Norwegian higher education. The 2019-survey was distributed to all students with non-Norwegian citizenship at most Norwegian universities and university colleges. The overall response rate for this survey is 39% and in total 5977 students completed the survey.
Universities and university colleges included in the survey
About The Directorate for Higher Education and Skills
The survey is organised by The Directorate for Higher Education and Skills (HK-dir). HK-dir is responsible for promoting Norway as a study destination, and gives advice to Norwegian authorities and institutions. HK-dir is also Norway’s official agency for international programmes and measures related to education.
The Directorate is owned by the Ministry of Education and Research.