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Our vision

Our vision is to contribute to how society can deal with the opportunities and challenges of multilingualism through increased knowledge, promoting agency for individuals in society, and a better quality of life, no matter what linguistic and social background we have.


  • Collaborative student research on multilingualism submitted to Holbergprisen i skolen 2020 June 12, 2020 9:28 AM

    “Our tips are for all teachers in all schools to try to find the strengths multilingual students have because we are a very good resource for the community.[…] There are a lot of things that the teachers can learn from this project. Teachers don't need to treat us like we don't know anything at all, because we already know something.”

  • MultiLing in the time of corona Mar. 27, 2020 9:42 AM

    Around the world, people are adjusting to measures put in place to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. The University of Oslo closed its doors Thursday 12 March. At MultiLing we are adjusting to a new normal: working and teaching from home, not knowing when we'll be able to return.



The Socio-cognitive Laboratory opened in 2018. Our facilities include an EEG room, an eyetracking room and a data processing office.