Number of study places
Study Abroad: Several places.
A minimum average grade of C is required.
Bachelor and Master.
Upper secondary school (norsk: videregående skole): Average grade of 4, or
TOEFL (internet-based test): score 90, with a minimum of 22 in the writing part, and no less than 20 in any of the other parts, or
IELTS: a score of 6.5 (and no less than 6.0 in any of the parts).
Recognition of credits
24 credits at UWA is equivalent to 30 credits at NMBU.
NOTE: At UWA it is necessary to register for 4 units / 24 credits.
NMBU students have to pay a Study Abroad fee, but it is possible to get a refund for accommodation costs up to AUD 1500 (Australian dollars) per semester, if evidence of paid accommodation rent can be shown. This applies both for on-campus and private accommodation.
Semester 1: February - June.
Semester 2: July - November.
In order to study longer than three months in Australia, a visa is required.
Before applying for a visa, it is necessary to receive a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) from the host university. A visa can be applied for electronically, with the advantage that a reply can be expected within 48 hours. As of January 2011, the cost for the application was approximately AUD 550.
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