Finding a place to stay
You will have several options, staying with a friend, staying in a collective, renting a small one room apartment( called hybel in norway)
The prices are considered high, ranging from 4000kr to 8000kr per person.
These are usually small apartments suited for students.
Click here for online links for apartment databses.
Why work in Norway
There are several reasonons why to choose Norway as your work destination. The salary is high, worker rights is one of the strictest in the world and favors the worktaker greatly. The sickness benefits if you should fall ill is also on the workers side. A lot of norwegians change work frequently, this may be due to promotions, better work experience, and the wish for a change in envoirement. Norway has today over 100.000 Polish and 80.000 swedish workers. The numbers change frequently but shows the 2 most popular foreign work takers.
Planning to find work
- What kind of work are you looking for?
- How hard are you willing to work?
- Do you have the experience?
- What are your personal limits? More Info
Where to begin work search in Norway
The majority of vacancies in Norway are listed on the Internet. All job vacancies published in Norway can be found on our job databse section. Most of the vacancies are written in Norwegian, but you can find a number of job vacancies in English by using the pre-defined search.
We have also updates from Euractiv with vacant european positions.