Welcome to the Norwegian Study Centre (NSC), York
We are a friendly and open department in the University of York, established by the Norwegian government as one of its four international study centres. With long experience and ongoing devotion, we teach students from Norwegian Universities and Colleges and practising teachers of English as well as various groups from the public and private sector.
Please explore our webpages to learn more about what the NSC has to offer. You can come here for shorter courses of 1-2 weeks, or a longer exchange programme for up to two full terms.
If you have any questions, or if there is anything more you would like to know, please do contact us and we will do our best to help.
We hope to see you in York soon.
Director of the NSC
What our students say
"If you are ever given the opportunity to attend a semester or two here, do it."
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YorkCourse in English (BA & MA level)
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- One of the top ranked universities in the UK and the world
- A small department of enthusiastic and committed teachers
- A ‘hands-on’ approach combining theory and practical exploration
- Assessment is via essays
- No study fees to pay in York
- Accommodation in nearby houses arranged
- A chance to live in an English-speaking country
Short CoursesEvery week or fortnight we welcome new groups from Norwegian Institutions to study with us. If you will be arriving in one of these groups soon, please explore our website to find out a bit more about us and what York has to offer.
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BREXIT UPDATE: Please note that even in the event of a 'no deal' Brexit on 31 October 2019, the UK government's advice is that holders of an EEA passport will be able to enter the UK and stay for up to 3 months to visit, work or study without obtaining a Visa.
Calling all students registered on English or Linguistics Masters programmes in Norway: apply through the NSC to spend the Spring Term 2019 studying part of your masters with the Department of English and Related Literature or the Department of Language and Linguistic Science, here at the University of York. Alternatively, we now offer semester length MA-level modules at the NSC.