Telemark University College

Telemark University College

Kjølnes Ring 56
3918 Porsgrunn
NORWAY
 
 
 
ERASMUS Code: N PORSGRU01
 

Website: www.tuc.no

Telephone: +47 35 02 62 00

                        

Number of inhabitants in the city: 34 600

Number of students in the university: 6 500

 

Programme: Business and Administration

 

Academic calendar:

Fall:            August to December

Spring:       January to June

 

Courses:

Use the link below to check out the courses taught in English.

http://www.tuc.no/Student/Exchange-students/Programmes-taught-in-English

 

Accommodation:

You can rent a bedroom in a modern and well-equipped house on campus.

 

Useful information:

  • Porsgrunn is an important port and industrial city in the Southeast of Norway; It is located closely to the Swedish border
  • The university has a canteen and a coffee house on campus; There is a kindergarten available for students with children
  • Porsgrunn is located in the Telemark region, which is known for its stunning natural landscape; Hiking, cycling, mountain climbing, horse riding, skiing, fishing and boat tours are very popular activities; There is also a waterpark and a maritime museum and science centre, which are both very popular amongst kids and youngsters
  • In Porsgrunn you can visit the only porecelain factory in Norway or the historical gardens; You can also enjoy good food in one of the many restaurants or you visit a food festival; You can also go on a "food journey" through the region

 

 

Courses

ECTS

Semester

 

International Marketing

15

Fall

 

English for Exchange Students

7.5

Fall/Spring

 

Norway and Telemark: Regional Identity

7.5

Fall

 

The Entrepreneur and Society

7.5

Fall

 

Sustainable Tourism

7.5

Fall

 

International Business

7.5

Spring

 

Nordic Model

7.5

Spring

 

Sustainability Management

7.5

Spring

 

Norway and Telemark: Social and Cultural Expressions

7.5

Spring

 

Ecophilosophy

7.5

Spring

 

Nature Qualities, Tourism and Guiding

7.5

Spring

 

Peace studies

7.5

Spring

 

Written Norwegian

30

Fall/Spring

 

Spoken Norwegian

30

Fall/Spring