Go to main content

After three years of full-time studies, including an external internship, your 180 credits can either be the ticket to start your career working, or as  a step towards a Master's degree.

What is a Bachelor's degree?

A Bachelor's degree is an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completing three years of full-time studies, you can also do part-time studies over a longer period of time.

After six semesters, each generating 30 credits, the total amount of credits adds up to 180 upon graduation.

This degree can either open doors to a future job, or to further education like a Master's degree. In other words, a Bachelor's degree is the very foundation you build your career on!

Do I qualify to apply?

In order to apply for a Bachelor's degree, you must have completed and passed a 3-year upper secondary education that provides general study skills.

You can also enter by the 23/5 rule. This means that you must be at least 23 years old when applying, and have a minimum of five years work experience.

There are also other ways to be accepted for those who have not completed and passed upper secondary school. This includes those with either scientific expertise or vocational school with supplementary education.

Why study at Kristiania University College?

We put a great deal of emphasis in preparing you for life after your studies. To achieve this, we listen first and foremost to what the labor market demands are, and then educate candidates to meet those  needs.

During your time with us, you will, among other things, have solved problems and challenges directly related to work life. In addition, you can choose an internship with one of a number of recognized companies, which will give you additional valuable experience.

The lecturers at Kristiania University College bring comprehensive  experience from a variety of businesses and organizations, which means they know what the job market requires of newly qualified job applicants.

Therefore, you can be sure that you will acquire the knowledge and tools needed to succeed, right from your first working day.

Part-time or online studies?

You may need to spend more time completing your studies, often because you want to work at the same time. Such a combination can be beneficial for many. A selection of our Bachelor's degrees are also offered part time.

Online studies can give you even more flexibility if you need it, giving you the opportunity to study wherever and whenever you want, under the guidance of your professors.

These lecturers also teach our on-campus students. In our digital classroom you can watch video lectures, communicate with your tutor and collaborate with other online students.

Get your Bachelor abroad?

As an exchange student, you can experience new cultures, make new friends from around the world and create memories for a lifetime. Kristiania University College collaborates with several acknowledged institutions worldwide, such as the University of California, Berkeley, and ensures that you are taken good care of as a student wherever you choose to do your degree.

Employers often value candidates with international experience.

May I take a second Bachelor's degree?

Several students also choose to get their second undergraduate  degree to increase their competence. If you have previous individual subjects and/or studies from earlier, you can apply for a composite Bachelor's degree. The criterias will vary from study to study.

Contact the admissions department at Kristiania University College, or your student counselor, and they will help you find the most suitable solution.