Norway: Bergen Arkitekthøgskole
BAS is a small private architecture school situated in Bergen on Norway’s southwestern coast. The school has around 150 students in total.
University in brief
Language of instruction: English/Norwegian
Academic calendar: August-December, January-May
Credit system: 30 credits corresponds to 30 ECTS
Note: BAS conducts a separate selection of students based on the portfolio
Number of spots: 1 year spot or 2 semester spots
Grade requirements: It is mandatory for architecture students that applies for exchange studies to submit a portfolio. The quality of the portfolio is evaluated by a jury that consist of the Programme Directors and a team of teachers at the School of Architecture. By reviewing the portfolio, the jury assesses whether the applicant can be considered to be nominated for an exchange spot.