Step 3: Access Student Resources

Checklist Student Resources

You can start with becoming familiar with these NMBU tools:


On the NMBU Support pages you find instructional videos about Canvas. On this learning platform you will find details about classes, syllabi and assignment submission. Canvas allows communication and interaction betwen the student and teacher(s) and student-to-student.

Teaching and Exam Schedule

The teaching and exam schedule is available on TimeEdit. You can see how it works here.


Digital classes will take place on Zoom. It is recommended that students familiarize themselves with the various functions within Zoom before the first day of classes.


As an NMBU student, you will be assigned an email address with access through webmail. The university sends important information by email and therefore it is important to check your webmail frequently.

On the Student Information Centre webpages, you will be able to links to other student resources.

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Accept the offer of admission before starting!

Accept the offer of admission before starting!

It is important to first accept the offer of admission before starting the registration process. You can do this by logging onto the Søknadsweb by the deadline.

International students who have not previously lived in Norway, must first collect an introduction packet before registering on the NMBU systems. These packets are normally available during the introduction week.

Step 1: Register on the NMBU Systems

Step 1: Register on the NMBU Systems

Before proceeding with the registration process, you must have been sent an encrypted letter with a fictive ID number and a 4-digit pin code if you do not have a Norwegian Identity Number. This will be possible as from August 2nd.

Step 2: Housing

Step 2: Housing

As a student there are many details to organize. Before travelling to Ås, students must secure housing.

Published 11. June 2020 - 9:44 - Updated 4. January 2022 - 14:35