A Norwegian Study Guide
A guide to what it's like to be a student in Norway. Scroll down to learn more!
We understand that it can be difficult to imagine what student life in Norway might look like. To help you out, we've created this guide based on experiences from our current international students.
You might be surprised, you might be amused, but most of all we hope that you will become excited to learn more about living in Norway as a student.
Chapter 1: Dealing with Norwegians
To help you understand the Norwegian culture, we want to teach you about some Norwegian customs that can seem weird at first, but in the long run they can help you assimilate into the community.
Dealing with Norwegians
Chapter 2: Making Norwegian Friends
You might find that Norwegians are a little shy - but there are many venues and events around the country where you make some local friends.
Making Norwegian Friends
Chapter 3: Student Life in Norway
Work hard, play hard - the not-so-official code of conduct when studying in Norway.
Student life in Norway
Chapter 4: The Norwegian Outdoors
The Norwegian outdoors has a lot to offer in a wide range of different activities and natural phenomenons.
The Norwegian Outdoors
Chapter 5: Studies in Norway
Norwegian study culture is characterized by interaction, sharing, and a non-competitive attitude.
Studies in Norway
Chapter 6: Norwegian Society
What really defines the essence of Norway?