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Fast-track Classroom Norskprøven B1

Fast-track Classroom Norskprøven B1 is a Norwegian course suitable for anyone who wants to take Norskprøven, the official Norwegian language test. This is a blended learning course that combines classroom lessons twice a week (in Oslo, Bergen or Stavanger) with live online classes and e-learning materials.

Apply for a scholarship. This is a free course

Apply for a scholarship to take this course free of charge. Lingu accepts IMDi scholarships through the Norwegian Education Scheme. Participants who qualify for this training can apply here: lingu.no/klippekort


Learn Norwegian in Oslo, Bergen, Stavanger and Kristiansand

This course combines local instructor-led classes with online teaching and e-learning. You will attend group classes at one of our language centres and be instructed by one of our professional and inspiring teachers, while also gaining practice and meeting new people through live online classes. This maximises your opportunities to study and enables you to improve your language skills in a range of social situations.

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In addition to your classes, you will also get unlimited access to fun, effective and flexible learning through our game-based e-learning course Samanehs Reise.

Student hat icon This course lasts approximately 12 weeks per level (see group schedule for more information).

Blended learning

Classroom + online drop-in classes + e-learning.

Live classes available at our language centres located in Oslo, Bergen, Stavanger and Kristiansand.

Approved course provider

Lingu is an approved language school. This means that the course certificate you'll receive can be used as documentation when applying for either permanent residence or citizenship in Norway.

How much does it cost?

This blended learning course contains both local and online classes, as well as digital e-learning materials. The course fee is NOK 9,980, but B1 level is now available as an IMDi scholarship. This means that you can apply to take the whole course for free.

What's included?

  • 64 hours of instructor-led, local classes
  • Up to 120 hours of drop-in online classes
  • Unlimited access to Samanehs Reise, Lingu's interactive e-learning course that follows the Norwegian curriculum
  • 32 individual spoken and written assignments reviewed by a teacher

This totals 216 hours, or up to 18 hours per week.

What will I learn?

This course follows the official curriculum for Norwegian and Social Studies. It covers all the topics and learning objecitves for each level, giving you everything you'll need to pass the official language exam and master the language at your selected level. The target skills for each level are slightly different, but all course levels will enable you to build confidence and practice your speaking, listening and writing skills.

After this course, you will be able to...

  • Write more accurately
  • Discuss important facts relating to Norwegian culture and society
  • Handle both everyday and unfamiliar situations
  • Describe future plans and desires
  • Express moods, feelings and opinions
  • Present and discuss suggestions and proposals


The aim of the course is for you to achieve B1 level in the HK-dir Norwegian exam.

Courses are held five times a year and are scheduled to end approximately 1-2 weeks before the Norskprøven takes place.


  • Beate Valberg

    Beate Valberg Norsklærer

  • Sigrun Justesen

    Sigrun Justesen Norsklærer

  • Lina Ahnstrøm

    Lina Ahnstrøm Kursholder

Paid by IMDi

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