About Bergen

Welcome to the city between the seven mountains! Bergen is the second largest city in Norway, the administrative and educational centre of western Norway, and is often referred to as “The Gateway to the Fjords”. Home to over 25,000 students from over 100 different countries, Bergen is marked by their presence, with the University of Bergen and many of the university colleges located right in the city centre.  

Despite being a small city by international standards, Bergen is a vibrant and cultural hub, close to nature, and is filled with personality and charm!