Study abroad in Norway - an insight into education, reputed universities and scholarships

Are you looking for information about Norway ? Check this page to know about Norway and its life, culture, education, universities and scholarships for international students as well as the Norwegian Embassy in India.


Norway is situated in Northern European on the Western part of Scandinavian Peninsula. It has long land border with Sweden, a shorter with Finland and Russia. It is one of Europe's most mountains countries. It's 70% part is uninhabitable and covered with mountains, glaciers, Moors and rivers. It is famous for its nature attractions. The population of Norway is 5,213,985. It has total area of 385,252 square kilometers. Norwegian and Sami are official languages of Norway.

Life in Norway

It have a very high standard of living. Renting and buying property in Norway is very expensive. Hiking, fishing and camping are a part of Norwegian lifestyle. There are many sports teams and gyms. You can easily find them. In Norway environment is very clean. Norwegians are believe in recycling. Crime rate is very low in Norway. It is very safe country for international students.

Education in Norway

Norway is known for its high educational standards. It's education system divided into three parts : Elementary Schools , Lower Secondary Schools and Upper Secondary Schools. There are generally no tuition fees charged to international students. It's higher education made of a mixture of both public and private universities. Norwegian universities offer an excellent standard of education. If students want to study in English they can choose from more than 200 master and undergraduate programs.

List of Tuition Free Universities in Norway for International Students

  • Norwegian University of Life Sciencesv

  • Norwegian University of Science and Technology

  • University of Agder

  • University of Bergen

  • University of Nordland

  • University of Oslo

  • University of Stavanger

  • University of Tromsø

  • BI - Norwegian Business School

  • Molde University College, Specialized University in Logistics

  • NHH - Norwegian School of Economics

  • Norwegian Academy of Music
  • Norwegian School of Sport Sciences

  • Norwegian School of Veterinary Science

  • MF - Norwegian School of Theology

  • Oslo School of Architecture and Design

  • School of Mission and Theology University Centre in Svalbard

  • University Graduate Center at Kjeller

  • Bergen Academy of Art and design

  • Oslo National Academy of the Arts

  • Bergen University College

  • Buskerud University College

  • Finnmark University College

  • Gjøvik University College

  • Harstad University College

  • Hedmark University College

  • Lillehammer University College

  • Narvik University College

  • Nesna University College

  • Nord-Trøndelag University College

  • Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences

  • Saami University College

  • Sogn og Fjordane University College

  • Stord/Haugesund University College

  • Sør-Trøndelag University College

  • Telemark University College

  • Vestfold University College

  • Volda University College

  • Østfold University College

  • Aalesund University College

  • Scholarships for International Students

  • Norwegian Government Quota Scholarship Scheme for Students from Developing countries

  • PhD Fellowship in Eco- and Climate Psychology at University of Oslo in Norway

  • NTNU PhD Position at the Department of Art and Media Studies in Norway

  • Doctoral Research Fellowship in Archaeology/Object Conservation at University of Oslo in Norway

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in South Asia Studies at University of Oslo in Norway

  • Doctoral Research Fellowship in Japanese Studies at University of Oslo in Norway

  • PhD Research Fellowship in Pure Mathematics at University of Bergen, Norway

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Snowhydrology at University of Oslo in Norway

  • PhD Research Fellowship in Genomics at University of Oslo in Norway

  • Postdoctoral Fellowships in Health Sciences at University of Oslo in Norway

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    Royal Norwegian Embassy in
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    50-C, Shantipath, Chanakyapuri
    New Delhi - 110021
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