PhD mobility - Tax exemption for stays in the United States

  • You are invited to conduct research and / or teaching by a university or other recognized educational institution

  • The invitation must be real and have a official quality

  • It must be stated that the invitation entails certain obligations of the host institution and that it contains a specification fo the research and/or teaching areas the PhD student will work on

  • Visa if applicable 

  • Insurance

  • Norwegian PhD fellows in the United States can be granted up to 2 years tax exemption. The exemption may be granted under the following conditions:

    It is a prerequisite that it is research and / or teaching at a certain level. In this connection, PhD fellow students have generally been accepted as researchers.

    For more information, click here. 

PhD mobility


For further questions regarding exchange from USN, please contact the International Relations Section.

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