University of Bergen or Universitetet i Bergen (UiB) - public higher education institution in Norway. UiB began its activity in 1946. It has an urban campus located in Bergen.

University ranking. University of Bergen is one of the leaders in Norway, one of the 5 best universities in the country. University of Bergen, earned its place in the top 5% of the world universities, according to the international rankings. It is famous for its education quality in the following disciplines: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management». The university is in the top 300 in education quality.

Application process and the cost of tuition. When considering an applicant the deciding factor is always his/hers academic performance. University of Bergen divides its academic year into semesters. For one academic year of bachelor studies a student will have to pay about 1000 USD. The university has affordable master’s programs for as low as 1000 USD per year. More information could be found on the official website of the university https://www.uib.no/en.

The composition of the university. University of Bergen is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 10 thousand students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. At UiB there are about 8% of foreigners. The teaching staff consists of more than 1600 specialists. A large number of teachers are foreign specialists. A variety of international student exchange programs are available at UiB. To learn more about the student life and current events, you can always follow the university on social media: Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UiB. The library is available to all of the students.
Ranking   190   3
Universitetet i Bergen
Country Norway
City Bergen
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
108 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  0 USD/year.
to  108 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
108 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  0 USD/year.
to  108 USD/year.
Living expenses $999 -1,793 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1946
Abbreviation UiB
Teachers 1,634
Students 9,911
Foreigners 8%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Universitas Bergensis
Accreditation
• Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• Coimbra Group
• Utrecht Network
Rankings
World ranking 190
Country ranking 3
Academic Reputation 252
Quality of teaching 100
International Faculty 178
Citations per Faculty 238
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities 215
Engineering and Technology 379
Life Sciences and Medicine 189
Natural Science 325
Social Sciences and Management 223
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 190
QS World University Rankings 182
ARWU Academic Ranking 201
Cost of living in Bergen
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 456 568
Food 301 599
Transportation 72 221
Communications and utilities 103 135
Clothing 31 116
Sports and leisure 36 153
Total 999 1,793
Accommodation in Bergen USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 460
Shared room in city centre 574
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 779
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 916
Alternative title
English University of Bergen
Russian Бергенский университет
Arabic جامعة بيرغن
German Universität Bergen
Spanish Universidad de Bergen
French Université de Bergen
Japanese ベルゲン大学
Korean 베르겐대학
Portuguese Universidade de Bergen
Chinese 卑尔根大学
cy Prifysgol Bergen
it Università di Bergen
Ukrainian Берґенський університет
ca Universitat de Bergen
nl Universiteit van Bergen
kk Берген университеті
fi Bergenin yliopisto
pl Uniwersytet w Bergen
id Universitas Bergen
sv Universitetet i Bergen
fa دانشگاه برگن
ga Ollscoil Bergen
bg Бергенски университет
he אוניברסיטת ברגן
el Πανεπιστήμιο του Μπέργκεν
da Universitetet i Bergen
sr Универзитет у Бергену
cs Univerzita v Bergenu
hy Բերգենի համալսարան
az Bergen Universiteti
be Бергенскі ўніверсітэт
et Bergeni Ülikool
fy Universiteit fan Bergen
nb Universitetet i Bergen
nn Universitetet i Bergen
gd Oilthigh Bergen
tl Unibersidad ng Bergen
yo University of Bergen
Location on map

University of Bergen - Official Description

The University of Bergen is Norway's urban university, with most of its premises concentrated in two areas. Årstadvollen is the University's "health campus", where dentistry, medicine and health-care lie close to the Haukeland and Haraldsplass university clinics. Other subjects ? natural and social sciences, psychology, the arts and law ? are taught at Nygårdshøyden, a mixture of houses, shops and seats of learning. The University of Bergen is intricately woven into the geographical, historical and cultural framework of the city.

Bachelor - University of Bergen

The University of Bergen is Norway's urban university, with most of its premises concentrated in two areas. Årstadvollen is the University's "health campus", where dentistry, medicine and health-care lie close to the Haukeland and Haraldsplass university clinics. Other subjects natural and social sciences, psychology, the arts and law are taught at Nygårdshøyden, a mixture of houses, shops and seats of learning. The University of Bergen is intricately woven into the geographical, historical and cultural framework of the city.

Description of University of Bergen

University of Bergen (UiB) is situated on the Western Coast of Norway. Bergen is a 260,000 people city; UiB having 13,000 students, approx 1,400 international students and 3,000 staff. UiB is partly situated in downtown Bergen on "the university hill", and partly 4 km outside. UiB has six faculties, with strong fields in marine science, climate research and social sciences. UiB offers some 67 programmes for undergraduates and about 70 Master's and PhD programmes, several taught in English

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