Here is a list of links to useful websites.
The website for you who are going to apply to upper secondary education and training in school or training establishment, tertiary vocational education or adult education.
On eid.difi.no you can find answers to frequently asked questions about MinID and a telephone number and contact form for the MinID Helpdesk.
The subject curricula for all the subjects in the Knowledge Promotion.
This circular describes the distribution of periods and subjects and the programme structure of the Knowledge Promotion.
On this website you can register for examinations as an external candidate.
Information about opportunities for taking upper secondary education and higher education abroad.
The International Baccalaureate (IB) is a two-year education programme in more than 100 countries which prepares pupils for university admission.
UWC is a union of schools the world over with 12 schools in different countries.
A website with information about education in Europe.
Information about moving, studying and working in the Nordic countries.
The Universities and Colleges Admission Service (SO) is the website for you who are going to apply to first degree studies at universities, specialized university institutions and public and private university colleges.
Information about education, careers, learning and the education system in Norway.
This website provides information about the county-owned tertiary vocational colleges.
Website with information about master certificates and master craftsmen.
This website provides information about the 77 folk high schools, the subjects and courses offered, and the application situation at the different schools.
List of Norwegian providers of further and continuing education at higher level.
Information about study programmes at universities, university colleges, tertiary vocational colleges, distance education/web-based education and studies abroad.
Information about education fairs, education and choice of vocation.
Information and advice about studies abroad.
Eurodesk is an information network designed for young people between the ages of 10 and 30. Eurodesk answers questions about international opportunities for young people, including grants and subsidy schemes, studies and jobs abroad.
Information in English about studies in Norway.
The Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (NOKUT) is a public agency which conducts quality controls and stimulates the quality development of educational provision at Norwegian universities, university colleges and tertiary vocational colleges. NOKUT also deals with individual applications for general recognition of studies taken abroad.
Statistics about education.
Information about vocations and working life from the Norwegian Labour and Welfare Service (NAV).
Guide to education, choice of vocation, job and career.
Laerlingplass.no er en felles arena for lærebedrift og lærlinger hvor lærebedrift annonserer ledige lærlingplasser.
Searches job vacancies on several websites at the same time.
Searches job vacancies on several websites at the same time.
Grants professional approval (authorization or licence) to health personnel.
Statistics and research reports about education and the labour market.
Statistics about the labour market.
The Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO)"s website for young people. NHO Young is to inspire a greater understanding of and interest in business and industry and social issues.
Films that provide insight into different education programmes.
Information about education, training and work in the building industry.
About electricity and electronics.
About education in aviation.
About education and careers in energy and climate.
A website providing information about education, training and jobs in health work.
About choice of vocations and recruitment to jobs in graphics in the media trade.
Information about and recruitment to education programmes in Agriculture, fishing and forestry.
The competence and recruitment project of the forestry industry.
About education in restaurant and food processing.
How to become a bus driver.
Website for all the vocational offices for motor vehicles.
Website for the largest vocational offices in maritime education.
Aid for pupils and teachers in lower secondary and upper secondary school, established by the Norwegian Oil and Gas Association.
Information about mathematics for pupils, parents and teachers.
Information about sciences, institutions of learning and which subject combinations are required for different study programmes in sciences.
Information about teaching, training and jobs in technical and industrial production.
The Ministry of Education and Research (KD) is, among other things, responsible for primary and lower secondary education, upper secondary education and training, higher education and adult education.
The Norwegian Directorate for Education and Training is responsible for the development of primary and lower secondary education and upper secondary education and training.
The School Portal is a tool for schools and school owners for assessing the quality in primary and secondary education.
Helps school owners facilitate an education of high quality for children, young people and adults with special educational needs.
The County Governor is a regional, national administrative agency. The County Governor has important responsibilities regarding monitoring and control.
The Norwegian State Educational Loan Fund provides grants and loans for Norwegian and foreign students.
An overview of endowments and grants available in Norway.
An international overview of scholarships, grants, funds and endowments.
An overview of Norwegian support schemes.
The administrative foundation for funds and endowments.
Sami subject curricula for the Knowledge Promotion.
The Sami learning resources online is a website for Sami schools, kindergartens, pupils, parents/guardians and employees.
Internet-based education and teaching resources in Sami.
The Directorate of Integration and Diversity (IMDi) has an overview of the schools that have counsellors for minorities.
Information from the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration for recently arrived immigrants and asylum seekers. The website provides information about Norwegian language courses, the education system, work and the health service in Norway, and is accessible in several languages.
Opplæringstjenester og kompetanseutvikling for minoritetsspråklige.
Jobb X is a job seeker course for multicultural young people between the ages of 16 and 26.
Education and job resource for young people with a minority background.
News, entertainment and topical events concerning multicultural Norway.
A free dictionary for language minorities.
A voluntary organization for parents from language minority backgrounds.
Vox works to achieve increased participation in society and working life by enhancing the competence level of adults.
Umbrella organization for the adult learning associations in Norway.
Municipal adult education in Oslo.
Information about rights, opportunities and obligations for young people between the ages of 14 and 20.
YoungInfo provides information for young people, and among other things deals with health, education, jobs, legal issues and finances.
A competence and information centre that promotes international cooperation in the fields of education and research.
AIESEC is the world’s largest student-run organization. The main focus of AIESEC is to offer a platform for young people’s leadership development by offering international internships.
A pupils’ association with about 350 member schools.
Norwegian Students’ Union (NSO) works actively towards politicians, the bureaucracy, the media, the Norwegian Educational Loan Fund and the management at the learning institutions in order to improve the students" academic, social and financial conditions.
The National Parents" Committee for Primary and Lower Secondary Education FUG) is a national committee for and consisting of parents with children attending school. FUG provides advice and counselling to parents with children attending school and provides advice to the educational authorities in cases relating to home-school collaboration.
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