Recognition of foreign higher education (Bachelor, Master and PhD)
Apply for recognition of education from outside of Norway (foreign education). For example Bachelor, Master or PhD.
Recognition of foreign tertiary vocational education
This is a recognition scheme for individuals who have completed tertiary vocational education, or other vocational training at a level above upper secondary education.
Recognition of foreign vocational education and training
This is a recognition scheme for individuals who have completed vocational education and training at upper secondary school level. This is education that often leads to trade certificates or journeyman's certificates in Norway.
Recognition of teacher qualifications in school
To work as a teacher in Norwegian primary and secondary education and training, you must be a qualified teacher. If your teaching qualification is from abroad, you need recognition as a teacher to obtain a permanent teaching position in Norwegian primary and secondary school.
Recognition as head of kindergarten or educational supervisor in kindergarten
To work as head of kindergarten or educational supervisor in kindergarten, in Norway, you need to have kindergarten teacher’s education or similar education within kindergarten/pre-school pedagogy and management in kindergarten.