Contact us

Opening hours

8.00–15.30 (15. September–14. May)
8.00–15.00 (15. May–14. September)

NOTE! Telephone and visiting hours Department of Foreign Education cancelled until further notice

NOKUT regrets to announce that we will have to cancel telephone hours on Mondays and Tuesdays until further notice. NOKUT’s staff now works from home, and due to technical issues, we are not able to answer telephone inquiries in an adequate fashion. If you have questions, please send an email to

Until further notice, NOKUT will not arrange visiting hours on Thursdays. This is due to the uncertain situation in regards to the corona virus (Covid-19).

Telephone | Email

Questions regarding recognition of foreign education

Telephone: Please check information at the top of this page (It may take up to ten working days before an inquiry sent by email is answered.)

If you have questions regarding professional qualifications or regulated professions in Norway, please see our website Regulated professions for more information.

Media contacts

Media contacts

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Telephone: +47 21 02 18 00


+47 21 02 18 01

Postal address

PO Box 578
1327 Lysaker

Visiting address

Drammensveien 288

All visitors will be asked to show identification at attendance.