Learning Norwegian

Below is a list of where you or your family can take a Norwegian language course


  • If you wish to receive formal Norwegian language instruction prior to your departure, we recommend you contact the Norwegian Embassy or Consulate General in your country of residence  for information on providers of language courses and private tutors.
  • NIH require all international staff to learn Norwegian. UIO offers Norwegian language courses. You may sign up with other language courses after agreement with your manager.
  • Self-learners might enjoy Klar tale, Norway's easy-to-read Norwegian newspaper.