Master in Intercultural Studies

Since NLA started with intercultural studies in the 1990s, intercultural studies have become an increasingly important topic. Today, NLA has the largest academic environment for intercultural studies in the country and holds two professorships within the field.

The NLA University College in Bergen offers a Master’s programme in Intercultural Studies consisting of a two year full-time academic study, 120 ECTS.  Upon completing the required course work and a master’s thesis, the candidate is awarded a Master’s Degree in Intercultural Studies and the right to use the academic title.

Deadline for applying:

Foreign applicants: February 1st, 2017. To apply, please use the online application form. To proceed in the application form, please choose “NLA Høgskolen” in the “Institusjon” drop-down menu, then click “Gå til pålogging”. On the next page, choose English in the drop-down menu to the left.

You can get additional assistance through Application Procedures or by contacting us at

Applicants from Norwegian higher education institutions: April 15th.

Below you find a screen shot of our online application form:

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Kode Navn Semester Studiepoeng
ICSM_THE Master thesis Autumn 2017 60
IKF303 Project - Design and Applied Intercultural theories Spring 2018 15
IKF304 Socio-Cultural and Regional Specialisation Spring 2018 15
IKF305 Socio-Cultural Specialisation Spring 2018 5
IKF301 Intercultural theories Autumn 2017 20
IKF302 Methodology Autumn 2017 10