Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL)

Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL) is one of the largest educational institutions in the country, with about 17,000 students. HVL stretches over 5 campuses and 400 kilometers on the western coast of Norway. We have a clear professional-oriented profile. Through education, research and development we create new knowledge and expertise, anchored internationally and with solutions that work locally.

Norwegian people value being outside more than Dutch people, which is expressed in ‘Friluftsliv’, Nordic outdoor philosophy!
a WUR exchange student

General information

Academic calendar Semester 1: August - December, Semester 2: January - June
Language of instruction English, Norwegian
Areas of agreement Life Sciences, Environmental Sciences
Erasmus code N BERGEN14
Note Please note that the ECTS transfer could differ for this institution.

Overview of partners and agreements

Further information