Q&A ABOUT THE BERGENSTEST

 

1. When and where does the written Bergenstest take place?
Test in Norwegian - higher level (Bergenstesten) was discontinued in autumn 2022. The last written test was 23 September 2022.

2. When and where does the oral Bergenstest take place?
Test in Norwegian - higher level (Bergenstesten) was discontinued in autumn 2022. The last oral test was 28 and 29 September 2022.

3. How much does it cost to take the Bergenstest?
The price for the written part of the Bergenstest was NOK 2,500 (2022). The price for the oral part of the Bergenstest was NOK 1150 (2022).

4. Is it possible to take the Bergenstest abroad?
No, the test has been discontinued. The last written test abroad was held on 23 September 2022. The last oral test abroad was on 28 and 29 September 2022.

5. Is it possible to take the Bergenstest in 2023?
No. Test in Norwegian – higher level (Bergenstesten) was discontinued in autumn 2022 both in Norway and abroad.

6. Where can I read more about the Bergenstest and its discontinuation?
For more information you can read more about it on the website of Folkeuniversitetet.

7. Are there other tests that can be taken for levels B2 and C1?
Yes, there are Norskprøven B1-B2 and Norskprøven C1 which you can take instead of the Bergenstest. If you want to practice for the Norskprøven B1-B2, click here.

8. Where can I find example tests for Statsborgerprøven?

You can practice with example tests at Statsborgerproven.com, which offers 12 sample tests to provide you with the preparation you need to pass the Citizenship Test.

 

Good luck from the team at Bergenstest.com

September 2022