Norwegian for Foreigners

The courses Norwegian for Foreigners consists of:

  • Short courses (basic). Corresponds to half of Level 1.
  • Level 1 (beginners)
  • Level 2 (intermediate)
  • Level 3 (advanced)
  • Level 4 (proficiency course)

The courses start in January (Spring) and August (Autumn).  Each course lasts one semester.

Autumn Semester 2014:
Level 1: Week 35
Level 2/3: Week 34
Level 4: Week 35
Short courses: Week 36

All students must registrate for a timetable online. Information will be given in the admissions letter/e-mail.

What to do as a new student

Important things to do as a new Norwegian Course Student


You have to register for the exams at StudentWeb before 15. February (Spring Semester) and 15. September (Autumn Semester).

Application and Admission

Application deadline is 1. June for the Autumn Semester and 1. November for the Spring Semester.

The Language Library

Free online excercises and previous exam papers

Contact information

Please contact us at
Dragvoll Campus, Building 5, Level 5.

Questions regarding Application and Admission:

Questions regarding Semester Fee/Semester Card, Examination Transcript:

Questions regarding Studweb/Søknadsweb: