Office of International Education

Globalization of Education


Buskerud University College

Buskerud University College is a mid-sized Norwegian College with 3 locations, Honefoss and Kongsberg, Drammen (all about 1 hour from capital, Oslo). Campuses are located within walking distance from the city centers. The countryside in the Ringerike area is dramatic and easily accessible, making it ideal for a range of outdoor activities, such as hiking, cycling, skiing, and hang gliding. Both Honefoss and Kongsberg have lively cultural scenes and are host to numerous festivals year round.

Eligibility Requirements

  • 2.75 G.P.A.

Tuition and Expenses*

  • Program Fee (URI In-State Tuition & Fees)
  • Estimated Room & Board $4750
  • Off-Campus fee $483
  • Administrative fee $350
  • Insurance $1,181**

*NOTE: fees are subject to change
**May be waived with proof of own insurance and completion of waiver form

Room and Board

  • Students are housed in furnished apartments within walking distance to campus
  • Apartments are self-catered

Courses Available

  • Business Administration Honefoss (Fall Semester Only)
  • Intro to Marketing
  • Organizations & Management
  • Intro to Operations Management
  • International Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Political Science – Advanced Courses Kongsberg (Fall Semester Only)
  • Public Policies & Public Administration
  • International Relations & Politics
  • Multiculturalism-Multicultural Understanding
  • Visual Communication – Drammen (Fall Semester Only)
  • Graphic design
  • Advertising and media
  • Norwegian Culture & Language

Program Duration: Fall, August – December. Spring, January – June
Application Deadline: Fall, March 15th. Spring, October 1st

NOTE: Interested students should make an appointment with Tom Hospod in the Office of International Education.

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