Medisin Oslo-Ungarn


Program Description

Medical studies with one year in Oslo and five years at the University of Pécs, Hungary

Bjørknes, in partnership with the Pécs University Medical School in Hungary and Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the University of Oslo (UiO), is a medical education by one year in Oslo and five years at the University of Pécs in Hungary.

Hungary - popular study

Hungary has one of Central Europe's most established and most recognized deal when it comes to English-language medical education. Hundreds of Norwegian students have already gone through Bjørknes to study medicine in Hungary, and over 600 Norwegian students are currently working on their medical studies in this country.

Reputed educational institutions

Bjørknes has been the initiator of this unique study program for medical studies in Norway and Hungary: The first year of study, conducted at the University of Oslo, and the subsequent five years are added Hungary's oldest university, Pécs University, in the city of Pécs in southern Hungary.

60 credits for the first year

The first academic year at the University gives 60 credits. If one were to conjecture does not wish to continue after the first year in Oslo, has nonetheless achieved 60 credits that can be used in conjunction with other higher education or additional points for admission to such medical education in Norway. Once a year in Oslo has successfully been completed, students take a six-week summer course at the University of Pécs in Hungary. After passing the academic year in Norway as well as summer courses in Hungary, continuing student seats in the second year of medical school in Pécs.

Is medicine right for me?

Year in Norway provides a good opportunity to find out about medical education is the right choice for study and career before eventually go abroad to study further. Students are regarded as students at the University of rights and obligations on par with other students. During the rest of the course, students are formally registered as students at the University of Pécs and the final level achieved by this university.

Year in Oslo - Teaching both at the University and College Bjørknes
The first year in Oslo includes six courses over two semesters. Courses are held at the University under the auspices of the Faculty of Science at the University of Oslo. Teaching and examinations held in Norwegian. parallel arrange Bjørknes College required courses in Hungarian language and culture, medical anthropology and ethics, Latin and medical terminology as well as a first aid course. Some of these courses are held in English.

Last updated Oct 2017

About the School

University studies both at home and abroad Bjørknes has in recent years established itself as a provider of university education in Norway. In 2006, Bjørknes College started to offer a number of unive ... Read More

University studies both at home and abroad Bjørknes has in recent years established itself as a provider of university education in Norway. In 2006, Bjørknes College started to offer a number of university courses in Oslo with ECTS credits. They are approved by Norwegian quality assurance authorities and students attending the programs are entitled to funding through the State Educational Loan Fund in Norway. These courses are as following: * Practical Philosophy (30 ECTS credits) * Media and Communications (60 ECTS credits) * Medical Foundation Year (60 ECTS credits) * Peace and Conflict studies (60 ECT credits) In addition to the above programs, Bjørknes College has since 1999 also offered a suite of bi-national educational programs in cooperation with universities abroad. These unique programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level, offer students the opportunity to take the first year (for bachelor students) or first semester (for master students) of their university studies at Bjørknes in Oslo before transferring to their university abroad for the remainder of their studies. The programs have been met with considerable success, and students are able to choose from a range of options at the Bachelor's level (Physiotherapy, Nursing, and Communications) as well as Peace and Conflict Studies and International Studies at a graduate level. In these masters programs, Bjørknes College has chosen to engage The International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO) in the development of the Oslo semester modules and the teaching of these. In this way, these innovative and exciting programs bring together academics at the forefront of international relations, international studies and peace and conflict research from both sides of the globe. Since all courses are taught in English, these prestigious programs have attracted interest from students worldwide, and applicants apply from Australia, France, Portugal, Germany, Mexico, Canada, UK, and the US. Indeed, during the former Norwegian Prime Minister Kjell Magne Bondevik's visit to Australia in 2005, he took the time to meet Bjørknes students completing their program in Canberra. Read less