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Faroese Summer Institute 2018

An International Summer Institute in Faroese Language and Culture will be held at the University of the Faroe Islands, Tórshavn, from 6. to 25. August 2018.

The application deadline is April 15, 2018.



The course is an intensive and comprehensive introduction to Faroese language and culture. University students from all countries can apply.

40 lessons in grammar and language exercises, 8 lectures on specific linguistic subjects, culture and poetry, modern literature, society and nature.

Languages of instruction are Faroese and English. Students who pass a final test are provided with a certificate (10 ECTS/European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System).



Application form:

  • Will be available from June/July 2017


The tuition fee for the course is DKK 6,500. This covers instruction, some materials and the excursions. Deadline for payment is May 23, 2018. 

Accommodation can be arranged at Føroya Fólkaháskúli for 3,500 DKK.

V. U. Hammershaimbs gøtu 16
FO-100 Tórshavn
Tel.: +298 352520
Faks: +298 352501