Shorter exchange stays during upper secondary education

Applies to those who are taking upper secondary education and have statutory rights.

You may be eligible for support for exchange stays that form part of a partnership programme between a Norwegian and a foreign school.

These partnership programmes are approved by the Norwegian Centre for Higher Education and Skills (HK-dir). See list of programmes that are approved for support from Lånekassen.

You may be eligible for a grant and you can also choose to apply for a loan.

How to apply

You will use the same application form as for regular upper secondary education in Norway.

After submitting your application, you will need to submit documentation showing how much you need to pay in tuition fees.You can upload documentation via Dine sider at or send the documentation by regular post after applying for support. Find the latest submitted application on Dine sider and click Send documentation.

Go to the application to see what documentation we require.

See documentation aquirements in the application