Admission of international students
Exchange students can be admitted to Gjøvik University Colleges through international programmes (Erasmus and Nordplus) or bilateral agreements. Students from partner institutions who want to take a part of their studies (3 - 12 months) at Gjøvik UC should apply through the International Office at their home institution and in accordance with the established local procedures.
At Gjøvik University College most courses are taught in Norwegian, and even though there are no linguistic requirements for students within the Erasmus programme, foreign students should have a satisfactory command of the Norwegian language if they intend to take courses taught in Norwegian. Some courses are taught in English .
How to apply?
for incoming exchange students (EU students):
- May 1 for the following fall semester
- October 15 for the following spring semester.
for incoming exchange students (Non-EU students):
- April 1 for the following fall semester
- October 1 for the following spring semester.
As part of the full application process you will have to submit:
|-||a complete application form|
|-||a transcript of record for the courses you have already taken at your home university|
|-||a learning agreement outlining the courses you wish to study at GUC and for how many credits. Remember to get it signed and stamped at your home institution before you send us the documents|
|-||a certified copy of your passport|
|-||if you are applying for placement (for nursing and radiography students only), you will need to provide a MRSA test.|
Please send us the documents by e-mail or regular post to:
Gjøvik University College
P.O. Box 191, N-2802 Gjøvik
Full Degree Students
Autumn semester: Mid August - Mid December (including exam period)
Spring semester: Early january - Mid June (including exam period)
For information regarding specific dates, please check academic calendar