Introduction Week 2021


On-Campus Program

Friday, 6 August 2021

8:00 - 16:00 Students Arrive: Pick-up service from bus or train to campus.

Saturday, 7 August 2021

8:00 - 16:00 Students Arrive: Pick-up service from bus or train to campus. 

Sunday, 8 August 2021

8:00 - 16:00 Students Arrive: Pick-up service from bus or train to campus.

10:00 - 14:00 Ås Tour and Brunch organized by the International Student Union (ISU) and Erasmus Student Network (ESN)

Monday, 9 August 2021

Location: Bioteknologi-bygningen (Biotechnology building) Room: Auditorium Aastveit, BT1A.07
Remember to bring official identification (Passport) and your computer/laptop.

08:30 - 09:15    Norwegian Language Class 
09:15 - 09:30    Joining the Guest Network and Accessing Pin Code Letter
09:30 - 10:30    Breakfast sponsored by SiT
10:30 - 11:30      Official welcome by:
 - Prorector Solve Sæbø
 - Student Board Representative Vegard Sjaastad Hansen
 - Housing Director (SiÅs) Pål Magnus Løken
 - Introduction of Student Information Centre (SiT) Staff
 - Introduction of New Students
11:30 - 11:45     Short break
11:45 - 13:00     Introduction to SiT Services
 - Information regarding the programme for the Introduction Week
 - Where to find info on academic matters on the Internet
 - Rules and Regulations, Student Information Centre
 - Information on NMBU-network, Canvas, your study plan
13:00 - 14:00     LUNCH Break
Visit one of the on-campus cafeterias or eat your packed lunch
14:00 - 14:30  Data Services
Homework: Student Card
14:30 - 15:30  Individual Student Registration
15:30 - 16:00 Collect Pre-paid Debit Card or
Erasmus Exchange Students - Confirmation of Arrival Form 

18:00 - ?? Bonfire in the Woods organized by ESN

Tuesday, 10 August 2021

Location: Bioteknologi-bygningen (Biotechnology building) Room: Auditorium Aastveit, BT1A.07

08:45 - 09:30    Norwegian Language Class
09:30 - 09:45    Break
09:45 - 10:45    Student Resources at NMBU
- University Chaplain for Students - Ingrid Ulvestad Øygard 
- International Student Union (ISU)
- Erasmus Student Network (ESN)
- Faddergeneral (Buddy general)
 - Nisha Jha (AU/Student Board)
10:45 - 11:00   BREAK
11:00 - 11:45   Academic Resources
- University Library
- Writing Centre at NMBU
11:45 - 13:00     LUNCH Break
Visit one of the on-campus cafeterias or eat your packed lunch

IMMIGRATION SESSIONS
13:00 - 13:45   Information Regarding Registration for
EU Citizens and NORDIC Citizens
Police Registration and Norwegian ID information
- Information about registering with the police
- Application portal
- Norwegian ID information
- Banking
- Health services

14:00 - 14:45  Information regarding Residence Permit
NON-EU Citizens
Residence permit and Norwegian ID information
- What happens after you report to the police?
- When and how can I apply for a Norwegian identity number?
- Banking
- Health services
- Tuberculosis information 

18:30 - ?? Board Games organized by ISU

Wednesday, 11 August 2021

Exploration Day
Trips will be coordinated by ESN.

Thursday, 12 August 2021

Location until Lunch:   Bioteknologi-bygningen (Biotechnology building) Room: Auditorium Aastveit, BT1A.07
09:00 - 10:00   Norwegian language class
10:00 - 11:00   Eating healthy in Norway on a Student Budget 
                         by Patrick Hansen, SiÅs Sports
11:00 - 11:30 Fire Safety by the Local Fire Brigade
11:30 - 11:45 Check-in with SiT  
12:00 - 13:00   Tour de Pentagon
Location:   ABC Building at Pentagon
13:00 - 14:00   LUNCH sponsored by SiÅs 
15:30 - 18:00   Open House at Eika Training Centre
Location:   Eika Training Centre
Bring your sports gear and shoes, and get ready to exercise! Eika offers team sports, climbing wall, group training in hall and on bike,strength and fitness rooms for self-training, personal training,exercise guidance and dietary guidance.
Tours start at 15:30, 15:45, 16:00 and 16:15.
16:30 Choose between Yoga Class, Ultimate Frisbee or Rugby 

18:00 - 20:00 Immersion in Norwegian Lifestyle organized by ISU and ESN

Friday, 13 August 2021

Location until Lunch:   Bioteknologi-bygningen (Biotechnology building) Room: Auditorium Aastveit, BT1A.07
09:00 - 9:45   Norwegian Language Class
10:00 - 13:00   Intercultural Competence
Communicating across cultures can be a difficult experience. All successful communication results from one person understanding the meaning and intention of what another person has said.
13:00 - 14:00   Lunch Sponsored by SiT
14:00 - 15:00 Tour of Samfunnet (Student Society Building)
Meet in the foyer of the Biotechnology Building to walk over together.

16:00 - ?? Olympics and BBQ organized by ESN and ISU

Saturday, 14 August 2021

Activity planned by the Student Board

Sunday, 15 August 2021

Trip to Breivoll organized by ISU and ESN

Published 23. March 2022 - 10:41 - Updated 23. March 2022 - 10:41