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Information for foreign applicants to Sunnfjord Folk High School – Sunnfjord Folkehøgskule
- offers general education, and seeks to provide each student with opportunities for personal development and maturation
- Norwegian language and cultural training (if we have a only a few english speeking students they will be integrated in mixed classes where we use both languages.)
- offers different optional subjects – the electives
- is a Christian boarding school where friendship and mutual respect and understanding are important parts of our educational program
The school is owned by a Norwegian lutheran missionary organisation (Normisjon) and our educational program is based on Christian principles and the belief that Christianity is the best foundation for life.
The school situated 2 km from downtown Førde, a town of about 12 000 inhabitants.
The dormitory includes 18 single rooms and 36 double rooms for a total of 110 students. We have seven dorm units, each with its own sitting room and a small kitchen. The dormes have mixed genders, but you have always one gender pr room.