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Rules and regulations

Rules and regulations

Here you will find all study regulations and guidelines for the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU). You will also find an English-Norwegian, Norwegian-English list of terminology used within the administrative academic world.

Rules and regulations

Rules and Regulations

Please note! The Norwegian text is the official and authorative text. The translation is for convenience only. 

NMBU's rules and regulations in Norwegian


• Academic regulations for NMBU - entered into force from 1 Febrauary 2017
Regulations for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor (PhD) at NMBU - entered into force from 1 March 2017
Regulations for the degree Doctor Philosophiae (Dr. Philos.) at NMBU - entered into force from 1 March 2017
Regulations for Access to Examinations, etc. as an External Candidate at NMBU  - entered into force from 1 July 2017

Guidelines concerning examination and continuos assessment

Guidelines for examinees - written and supervised examinations at NMBU
Guidelines for fulfilment of continuous assessment during the teaching period at NMBU 
Guidelines examiners at NMBU
Guidelines for procedures for providing explanations for grades and appeals in connection with exams NMBU

Guidelines regarding Master's thesis

Guidelines for Students Working with their Master’s thesis NMBU
Guidelines for supervisors for Master’s thesis NMBU

Appeals regaring exam results

Explanation and appeals regarding exam results

Guidelines concerning the appeals committee

Guidelines concerning cheating and censurable acts 
Guidelines for the appeals committee

Grading system 

Grading system and assessment criteria
Grading system for Master's theses in mathematics, natural sciences and technology

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Published 4. January 2011 - 12:00 - Updated 20. June 2018 - 9:31

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