University of Bergen

Bergen, Norway

Availabilty: 4 spaces
Language Requirement: Courses offered in English

About the University

Currently there are approximately 46 faculty members and 2000 students. The law school is located on the hillside of the University campus, with scenic views overlooking both the city centre and Bergen fjord. The law school is within walking distance of the downtown core. Bergen University generally, and the Law School in particular, has emphasized the importance of international and comparative studies. Research strengths include criminal law, maritime law and international human rights.


Accommodation is guaranteed to all those who apply with a commute of only 15 minutes on the tramline. See:


Approximately 25 courses offered per year in English in a wide variety of areas of law including human rights, energy, commercial company and legal philosophy.

Academic Calendar

Fall: mid August - mid December Spring: early January - mid June