Main section

Counselling/guidance at Oslo Adult Education Service Centre/KarriereOslo

  • Information about recommended language proficiency level at Upper Secondary school for adults
  • Guidance about the procedure of assessment of formal/non-formal competence (realkompetansevurdering) in vocational and academic subjects
  • Help with filling in application form for Upper Secondary Education within Oslo Adult Education
  • General enquiries about Norwegian higher education

If you would like to discuss your study options, the entry requirements or the admission process, please contact our counsellors at Oslo Adult Education Service Centre. We strongly recommend that you have a talk with one of our counsellors before applying for Upper Secondary School (incl. application for assessment of real competence).

Fix an appointment at Karriere Oslo here for counselling/career guidance, mostly  on phone: general counselling about education and work, or information about «realkompetansevurdering» and «Fagbrev på jobb».  
Drop-in counselling: Mondays 12-18. (Max 20 minutes.)  Location: Oslo VO Service Centre. 
Opening hours are subject to change due to the infection risk, see front page. 
You can also contact our call centre on 23 47 00 00.

Before visiting a counsellor, we encourage you to read relevant information you can find in the list below:

Recognition of foreign education

Samordna opptak
Entrance requirements to Norwegian institutions of higher education
Information in several languages about Upper Secondary Education
Upper Secondary Education, general studies, courses and vocational training, rights for adults.

Study in Norway
Studies in Norway

Student loans and grants

Information about rules for work and residence in Norway

Council of Europe
Language proficiency levels, CEFR

Foreign Labour:
- Servicesenter for utenlandske arbeidstakere/Service Centre for foreign workers,
See also Karriere Oslo for more information (in Norwegian).