The University of Bergen (UiB)

Written by: Study Bergen


UiB is an internationally recognised university. Among 14800 students, 1500 are international students.

The University of Bergen is the second oldest university in Norway and an international research university with major interdisciplinary width. The university is located in the middle of Bergen, and has been involved in shaping the history of the city.

As well as seven faculties, UiB also have a University Library with departments at all faculties, who collect and make available information for research, education, teaching and dissemination. There is also a University Museum with some of the largest collections within cultural and natural history in Norway.


  • 14 800


  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
  • Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Faculty of Psychology
  • Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design




Universitetet i Bergen






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