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Experience Ericaira in Portugal while taking credits

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Study in Portugal

The most important thing about becoming a Gateway student is that you join an environment of other students who inspire both to study and experience Portugal in a safe, good environment.


There is no contradiction between studying and sun, surf, great beaches and wonderful surroundings. On the contrary. For over 25 years, Gateway has given thousands of Norwegian students a wonderful opportunity to spend one semester in Portugal. The academic results have been very good, often better compared to results from similar programs in other destinations.


Gateway student

As a student through Gateway, you get the opportunity to combine travel and credits, without having to find out everything on your own. Gateway collaborates with local universities so you don't have to think about difficult application processes, we do it for you. We will assist you with the entire process until you travel and also have contact persons available to you at any time during your journey.


Many choose to take our studies as part of a gap year. You do not have to continue on the studies you bring with us, but you get a taste of student life and may be a little safer about what to do next? If you wish, you can apply to get your credits into a future bachelor's degree .


You may apply for a student loan / scholarship.


Stay in Ericeira

Gateway cooperates with Lapoint Surf Camps. This means that as a Gateway student you have the opportunity to live and use their great facilities. In Portugal, they live in Ericeira, a favorite place for both surfers and other travelers. Ericeira is an idyllic small fishing village on the west coast of Portugal, known for its great surfing opportunities. Exciting Lisbon is about half an hour away. Included in the Gateway package you will stay in dorm rooms, all meals included, and access to great fitness room, yoga and surf lessons. It will always be employees who work for you to have a wonderful stay.


Airline tickets

As a Gateway student you do not have to travel alone and manage to find flights. We organize the whole trip for you.



Traveling alone? Nothing to worry about, most people do just that. As a Gateway student, you are still part of a group traveling together. It is organized a lot socially during the semester, and you will be left with friends for life.


Budget and pocket money

We want to make the journey as economical as possible for you. The Gateway package includes study costs, plane tickets, accommodation along the way, meals, transportation to and from the airport, as well as close follow-up from application until you return home. The program price varies depending on which study you want to take, so tap into the various programs to see detailed pricing and budgets.

Choose study program

Gateway does not offer self-directed education, but we work with local schools and universities that allow us to put together a content that will give you the best possible experience and learning for life.

Sports Management

This is the program for those who are interested in health, fitness and management. The program is practically built up with many exciting excursions.

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