International applicants

International applicants for bachelor and master programme must submit the following documents in the application portal.

International applicants

 Please name your uploaded files as suggested in the table below.

Required document


Copy of passport or ID card

Please note that only a copy of the ID-page is required.

Name the pdf file passport or ID card.

Documentation of upper secondary school

Upload a scanned copy of your original diploma.

Name the pdf file secondary school.

Please also upload a transcript of records if your grades are not listed in the diploma.

Name the file transcript secondary.

Documentation of higher education if applicable

Upload a scanned copy of your original transcript of records, that is a transcript signed and stamped by the university.

Name the pdf file transcript.

If you have completed your degree, upload a scanned copy of your original diploma

Name the pdf file diploma.

If you are awaiting your diploma, you may upload a provisional certificate

Name the pdf file provisional certificate.

Results completed at Norwegian universities need not be uploaded. Please check «my results» in the application portal.


All documents not already in English or a Scandinavian language must be translated into English or Norwegian. The translation must be done by an officially approved translator, and the original language version must always accompany the translation.

Name the pdf file(s) bachelortransl.

Documentation of English language proficiency

Read all about the language requirements here

Name the pdf file IELTS, TOEFL. 

Documentation of financing


Read all about documentation of financing here.

Name the pdf file financing. 

Motivation letter

Applicants to the following master programs have to upload motivation letters:

  • Agroecology
  • International relations
  • Development studies
  • International environmental studies 

Name the pdf file motivation letter.

 Please note that

  • You are responsible for uploading all required documentation, as well as ensuring that it is uploaded within the given deadline. As it may take several weeks for institutions and test centres to provide transcripts and/or test scores, please arrange for these documents to be issued as soon as possible
  • You are liable for the uploaded documents, i.e. that they represent true and unaltered information
  • A random selection of students will be asked to present original documents. Students that do not, may have their right to study withdrawn
  • Please note that we maintain the right to contact institutions, firms, associations and government agencies for the purpose of explanation and/or verification of uploaded documents

If you have any questions regarding uploading of your documents, please contact the Admissions Office at


Published 2. December 2019 - 13:35 - Updated 12. December 2019 - 15:44