Frequently asked questions from international applicants

  • You must apply for admission to NMBU through our application portal Søknadsweb. The admission process for international students is 15 October to 1 December.  Please click here for more detailed information on how to apply for studies at NMBU.

  • To submit your documents, please log on to the application portal and choose «my documents» in the top menu.

  • There are many applicants who ask if we can check their application. Unfortunately, we don’t have the capacity to check individual applications outside of the evaluation process. It is every applicant’s responsibility to make sure that the application is sent within the deadline, and that the correct documentation accompanies the application.

  • If you click on «my documents» in the top menu, you should be able to see your uploaded documents. All documents that are visible to you in Søknadsweb are avaliable to us as well.

  • No. Applicants with a lower overall score on their language test will not be admitted.

  • NMBU does not offer scholarships. Please contact the educational authorities or funding organizations in your home country in order to find out if you are eligible for other types of funding. Read more about financing here.

  • The Norwegian Government has decided to implement tuition fees for international students as of fall 2023. More information is not currently available.

    In addition, degree seeking students must pay a small semester fee. This fee goes to student benefits and services offered by the University Foundation for Student Life in Ås.

  • No. If you are applying as an international student, all required education must be completed and graduated when you apply.

  • Yes. Please click here for more information regarding required documentation.

  • No, it is not possible to register an application after the deadline.


Questions regarding the admission process:

Questions regarding the content of the study programme: Study coordinator of the programme (please find contact info on programme description).