My name is Chiara and I am from Italy. I have been in Norway twice before my exchange semester and that is why I decided to come back here as soon as I had the possibility. I was totally in love with the nature and the landscapes of this country!
In autumn 2011 Kongsberg campus received 16 new international exchange students who took part in Business Administration program. The students namely, Pierrick Mastin from ECE in France, Aurelie Stassart and Loic Roose from HENAM in Belgium, Filip Stanczyk from Tischner European University in Poland and Amandine Polet from HELMO in Belgium had an active academic and social life during their stay in Norway.
Two students- Serhat Turken (23) and Burak Bilgin Kaya (23) from Anadolu University, Turkey are currently studying at BUC. They have enrolled in Business Administration and Tourism Management short-term program at Hønefoss campus. After following the study program for two semesters, they will obtain a double bachelors degree.
Eva Kreysova (22) from Czech Republic has enrolled in Business Administration and Tourism Management short-term program at Hønefoss campus for full 2011/2012 academic year, and Lasma Medne (22) from Latvia has joined for 2011 autumn semester.
Maria Chaves Moreno, 25 years old student from Spain had an opportunity to enroll at BUC for three months and work on a project within Mechanical Engineering field.
Each year BUC admits international students through collaboration with partner universities/colleges. BUC provides opportunities for exchange students from diverse countries to come to BUC and enroll in one or two semesters, and participate in the projects.
Nora (Euro Business College in Hamburg, Germany) stayed at Hønefoss for five months, enjoyed town, people and Norwegian nature. Developed a new friendship with people from different countries of Europe and is sure that Hønefoss is place where to come back.
Britta from HS Kempten, Germany tells about her experience at HIBU when she studied here for Spring semester.
At the end of the March, international students from Hønefoss went to Norwegian mountain resort in Beitostølen. Trip not only gave opportunity to be in nature and do activities like skiing or hiking but also gave a different way how to strengthen a friendship between students. Students spent there three spectacular days and now they wanted to share their experience.
International students from two of our campuses went on a trip to the mountains. Watch the pictures and read their stories.
Constanze from Germany went to Norway because of the high English level. She enjoyed her stay at BUC Hønefoss.
- I think that the school's opening-hours benefits the students. Elina from Finland enjoyed her stay at BUC Hønefoss.
- Eventhough Hønefoss is a small town there are still lots of things to do. Ondrej from Czech Republic tells about his stay at BUC, Hønefoss.
Maria from Denmark thinks that chosing to study in Norway was the best decision she has ever made.
Nawale from France enjoyed her stay at BUC so much that she decided to take one extra semester in Hønefoss.
When Sara from Belgium went to study at BUC Hønefoss, she learned a lot about the Norwegian culture.
This is Merves motto. She came from Turkey to study one year in Hønefoss.
A record number of new exchange students are studying at Buskerud University College this fall. We have been talking to three newcomers who are trying to get used to Norwegian daily life.
Imre from Hunga