Examination from the 1-year (60 ECTS) course in Norwegian language and culture for foreign students, taken at a university or a university college in Norway
Test in Norwegian - advanced level, written test ( Test i norsk - høyere nivå, skriftlig known as ”Bergenstesten”) with a score of at least 450 points, or with “Pass” (Bestått) mark if you took the test before 2009.
You meet the Norwegian language requirement if you have attended 9 or 10 years of primary and lower secondary school where the language of instruction was Norwegian, and hold a Norwegian Leaving Certificate for lower secondary education.
2- Are you required to complete a year of higher education in order to qualify for admission?
There is only one way for you to meet the Norwegian language requirement:
Examination in Norwegian from a Norwegian upper secondary school on the “Vg3-level” (393 hours, third-year level): Norwegian (exam) or Norwegian as a second language (exam).
UiT The Arctic University of Norway does not offer scholarships to cover your living expenses in Norway unless you already have one before your arrival or under certain exchange schemes in collaboration with your home university.
The Quota Scheme scholarships admission have been phased out. There will be no further admissions under this scheme.