The application period begins on December 4, 2017. The deadline for qualified scholarshop applicants is February 1, 2018, and for self-financed/sponsored applicants March 1, 2018.

The first summer session for English-speaking foreign students at the University of Oslo was organized and held in 1947. Since then over 30,000 students from more than 150 countries have attended. In 2017, the ISS welcomed 503 students from 81 different countries to six intensive weeks of learning both inside and outside the classroom.

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Courses in 2018:

Bachelor's courses

ISSHF1143 - Art in Norway
ISSHF1530 - Norwegian History
ISSHF2060 - Gender Equality in the Nordic Countries
ISSHF2415 - Trends in Scandinavian Film and TV
ISSN0110 - Intensive Elementary Norwegian, Level I
ISSN0120 - Intensive Intermediate Norwegian, Level II
ISSN0130 - Intensivt mellomkurs i norsk, trinn III
ISSN0140 - Intensivt kurs i norsk for viderekomne, trinn IV
ISSN1115 - Nynorsk
ISSN1320 - Norwegian Literature
ISSSV1753 - The Norwegian Welfare State
ISSSV1850 - Scandinavian Government & Politics
ISSSV1855 - International Politics

Master's courses

ISSHF4060 - Gender Equality in the Nordic Countries
ISSJF4711 - Human Rights
ISSMF4205 - International Community Health
ISSMN4030 - A Changing Arctic
ISSSUM4180 - Energy, Environment and Social Change
ISSSV4756 - International Development Studies
ISSSV4854 - Peace Research

Afternoon seminars

ISSN0500 - Norwegian Life & Society