Norwegian Courses

You can now apply for a voucher for free courses in Norwegian!

Are you a migrant and would like to increase your Norwegian language proficiency? The IMDi voucher allows you to enrol in free language courses at Folkeuniversitetet!

For informasjon på norsk, klikk her.

Who is eligable?

  • You do not have access to the introduction programme applying to newly arrived foreign nationals.
  • You have not partaken in, and are not currently enrolled in, courses offered by Kompetansepluss (Kompetanse Norge)
  • You are an adult migrant with limited Norwegian language proficiency
  • You are motivated to learn Norwegian and have a wish to reach B1 level or higher Norwegian language proficiency

How to apply

  1. Choose a Norwegian course at
  2. Apply for the course and write «søker klippekort» (applying for voucher) in the comment section.
  3. You will be contacted by a study advisor that will request you to fill out a self-declaration form.
  4. You will receive your voucher by e-mail

Norwegian language training with a voucher

One voucher is the equivalent of one A2 or B1 level course. The courses can be taken online or in one of Folkeuniversitetets locations.

Norwegian Pre-Intermediate

Norwegian Intermediate

Who is Folkeuniversitetet

Folkeuniversitetet is a non-profit organization that thrives on educating adults. Each year, close to 20,000 adults participate in various courses. We offer a wide range of courses and studies within many areas, including:  Culture and leisure time activities, language, vocational / technical, university and higher education, Master builder and leadership.  We also work closely with companies and other organizations all over Norway.