UiS Tuition Fees Will Be From 80,000 NOK To 150,000 NOK Annually

The entrance to the University of Stavanger

The Norwegian government decided to remove the tradition of offering free international education for foreign students in Norway in 2023, and rather require all students from non-EEA countries to pay full tuition for their position. There has been a lot of speculations as to how much the tuition fee is going to cost, but the … Read more

Norway Ranked As The World’s Worst Cuisine By TasteAtlas

A plate with pinnekjøtt, rutabaga purée (kålrotstappe) and potatoes. Photo by

TasteAtlas has recently published their “World’s Best Cuisine” awards for 2022, and has scored Norwegian cuisine to be the worst ranked national cuisine of all the 95 participating countries! The rank was made on the basis of user feedback, user ratings, professional food blogger’s and critiques feedback, and scores from a wide selection of dishes … Read more

Norway Abolishes Free University Education For People Outside Of EU/EEA

Norway has had a long tradition of offering free university education to people from all over the world, no matter which country you came from. They did not discriminate between foreigners, Norwegian citizens or EU-citizens, but this is all changing next year. Starting in 2023, all universities must collect student tuition for all students outside … Read more

The Norwegian Government Want To Implement Tuition Fees At Universities For Foreign Students

The main building of NTNU

It’s well-known that university degrees in Norway are tuition-free for both Norwegian and foreign students, and anyone can apply to get a university education for free if they attend the university. You have to pay a small semester fee (costs around 600 NOK / $60 USD), but there are generally no tuition fees at universities … Read more

The Museum of the Viking Age Is Saved By 700,000,000 NOK Extra Budget Grant

The fate of the Museum of the Viking Age (previously known av the Viking Ship Museum) has been uncertain for a long time period. The original museum closed in 2021 to make room for a new and upgraded building, but budget issues lead to the construction being put on hold. Increased costs for raw materials … Read more