International 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 2020

Tuesday 18 August: Start of semester for international students.

Information about the start of semester/language course for new first-year students embarking on the English variant of the Bachelor of Music Performance (classical) programme, will be communicated directly to the students in question. 

Semester Dates 2020/2021


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Last updated: 17. March 2020