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Home Language International Norway

Address: Motzfeldts gate 18-12 0561 Oslo
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Description Home Language International Norway

  • Location: Oslo, Norway
  • Founded: 1979
  • Type of education: individual
  • Type of accommodation: family (full board)
  • Language of instruction: Norwegian.

The language school Home Language International was founded in 1979: for more than 40 years, it has been offering language programs for family living, individual lessons in 20 languages in more than 30 countries.

Students live, study in the home of a personal teacher, attend language classes for breakfast, lunch, dinner with their family, continue to use the language throughout their stay, as participants share the daily life with a teacher's family.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Home Language International Norway

Program name
from 1 945 € / 15 lessons

Classic language program

The Classic Language Program provides accommodation with full board, private language lessons, free time outside the lessons, allowing you to independently study the life of the host family. The teacher or his relatives will show the surroundings, local shops, conduct tours.

The course includes:

  • Full board in the teacher’s house
  • 15-30 hours of private lessons per week.
from 2 020 € / 15 lessons

Language Program with Activities

Language Program with Activities offers a unique opportunity to put your language skills into practice. Activities include visiting local attractions, national parks, shopping, cooking traditional dishes, afternoon tea, bowling, minigolf, swimming, board games. The exact content of the course will depend on the location of the family, local events, as well as on personal interests.

This program includes:

  • Full board in the teacher’s house
  • 10-25 hours of individual language lessons per week
  • 5-20 hours of activity, including entrance fees, transportation.
from 2 020 € / 10 lessons

Language Program with Cultural Excursions

Language Program with Cultural Excursions combines a language course with travel, allows you to learn the sights, customs of Norway. The cultural program includes 3 excursions with a teacher or any adult family member. The choice of places to visit will depend on the location of the family, the personal preferences of the student. All tours are conducted in Norwegian, supporting and consolidating theoretical knowledge. The course includes:

  • Full board in the teacher’s house
  • 10-25 hours of individual language lessons per week
  • 3 cultural visits, including fare and admission fees for the student and accompanying person.

Accommodation, housing and food

HLI provides comfortable living conditions:

  • Hospitable family atmosphere, cozy house
  • Private room, home-cooked meals
  • Incentive activities
  • Teachers who are ready to learn, share their hobbies, language, culture.

Host families range from traditional - with two adults, one or more children - to single parent families, young couples without children, couples of mature age and people who live alone.

Cost of living:

  • Full board - 1120 € / week.
  • Half board - 1036 € / week.

Events Home Language International Norway

Participants in language courses can select the following objects:

  • Opera building
  • Munch Museum of Art
  • Museum of the History of Culture of Volkemuseum
  • Boat trip Oslofjord
  • Nordmark Walk
  • Botanical Garden
  • Vigeland Sculpture Park
  • Akershus Castle and Fortress
  • Visit to the Royal Palace and Karl Johan's shops.


  • Home Language International offers homestay, private lessons, the ability to speak the language you are studying in the classroom and beyond - this is the fastest and most effective way to learn Norwegian.
  • The full immersion program allows you to learn not only in the lessons, but also in practice during meals, classes or excursions, immediately apply the acquired knowledge in practice.
  • All teachers have higher education, teaching experience of at least 2 years and / or pedagogical qualifications (Tefl, Tesol, Celta, PGCE).

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Participants choose dates (from Sunday to Sunday) at any time of the year, the desired duration (at least one week).

Additional expenses:

  • Preparation for the exam - 130 € / week.
  • Studying a business, specialized dictionary - 130 € / week.
  • Teacher training course - 130 € / week.
  • Additional lessons - 60 € / h.
  • Additional supervision (for participants under 12 years old) - 150 € / week.
  • Special diet - 150 € / week.
  • Special needs - 150 € / week.
  • Accommodation during the holidays (Christmas, New Year, Thanksgiving) - 150 € / week.
  • Private bathroom - 190 € / week.
  • VIP accommodation - 400 € / week.
  • Accommodation 5 * - double cost.

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

Home Language International teaches students of all ages (children, adolescents or adults), origin and nationality.

Homestay varies from 1 to 2-3 weeks, may include from 10 to 25 hours of individual lessons with or without events. Some teachers work year-round, others only during school holidays.

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Home Language International offers discounts on long stays, accommodation for an accompanying person, etc.

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Recommendations on when to apply

Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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