International & Visiting Students

The Norwegian Academy of Music is proud to be the home away from home to international students from over 40 countries.

Moving to Norway and studying in a foreign country is an exciting and sometimes challenging adjustment. There are tons of things to learn about student life in Oslo, housing, residence permits, neighbourhoods, health care, etc. This page will direct you to the most essential information you need to know to kick off your academic career at the Academy and settle into your new life in Oslo.

Start of Semester 2019

Tuesday 20 August: Start of semester for international students.

Semester Dates 2019/2020


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Last updated: 22. March 2019