Why study in Bergen?

Are you considering studying in Bergen, and want to know more? Learn more about the city, the academic institutions and what you need to know when planning to study in Norway.

Bergen is the second largest city in Norway with about 280 000 inhabitants. It is the administrative and educational centre of western Norway. Even though Bergen is a small city by international standards, it is still a vibrant city with personality and charm.

The city is located by the fjord, surrounded by seven mountains. It is known for its rich history and culture, scenic location, rainy weather and its enthusiastic and patriotic inhabitants.