Noroff Vocational School
Noroff Vocational School study programs are designed to teach you a craft, and prepare you for a specific trade and career.
The Vocational School offers on-campus studies in Oslo, Bergen, Kristiansand and Stavanger. Most of our studies are also offered as online study programs on Noroff Online Studies. All of the study programs at Noroff Vocational School are approved by NOKUT and our studies are approved for loans and grants from the Norwegian State Educational Loan Fund (Lånekassen).
Vocational School programs are awarded vocational points. This makes your education measurable to employers. 60 vocational points equals one year of full-time education. As a Vocational School, we focus on you as our student acquiring the knowledge and practical skills that businesses and the industry needs. Several courses have guest lectures.
Two year Vocational School programs can be complemented with a third year at one of our partner universities abroad, resulting in the completion of a bachelor's degree. This is referred to as the 2+1=Bachelor opportunity. Our partner universities abroad are: Deakin University in Australia, Teesside University in England, University of South Wales in Cardiff and AFDA Film School in Cape Town. Feedback from the international universities suggests that Noroff Students are well above average in their practical skills, and have unique work ethics.
Noroff students are digital in nature
Noroff is a young school in rapid development, and we have positioned ourselves well in the industry. Students at Noroff are known to be active, innovative and digital. As a student at Noroff Vocational School, you will be mentored by skilled teachers and lecturers in a well-equipped and inspiring school environment.
Students have access to a PC or Mac with all necessary software included. They are able to be on-campus beyond normal hours. As a classroom student, you get free access to all lessons, resources and plans related to the online version of your study program offered on Noroff Online Studies.
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Our students say
I am very pleased with Noroff. It is a great system, great teachers and especially a very good environment.Mathilde Dahl Igland
We learn both the vocation, and how to deal with challenges we will meet in the industry.Marius Ashtiani
Not a day goes by where I don't feel that I've learned a great deal, and that I can use what I have learned.Erik Hammer