Admission calendar for the academic year 2020/2021

Applying to university can be both exciting and stressful with many details to think about. Below you will find information about the admission process at the University of Stavanger.

International students can only enroll for studies at the University of Stavanger once a year, in August.

10 December 2019
Application portal opens for non-EU/EEA applicants

10 January 2020
Application deadline for non-EU/EEA applicants

1 February 2020
Application portal opens for EU/EEA applicants
Application portal opens for Nordic citizens and applicants residing in Norway with advanced Norwegian proficiency

1 March 2020
Application deadline for EU/EEA applicants
Application deadline for applicants residing in Norway with advanced Norwegian proficiency

15 April 2020
Application deadline for Nordic applicants

March/April 2020
Qualified applications will be processed by an admission committee at the faculty.

May 2020
Admission process has been delayed due to the current spread of COVID-19. The final outcome of your application will be sent to you on 3 June. The application outcome will be sent out via e-mail only. 

April 2020
Students interested in student accommodation must apply within the deadline. Application link will be sent to the admitted students with further information.

10 August 2020
Official opening of the academic year 2020/2021

Orientation Days for newly admitted students take place (mandatory attendance). The programme will be published online in advance.

1 September 2020
Deadline to register as a student at the University of Stavanger. Students who have not received their visa in time or arrive delayed to Stavanger are not permitted to enrol at the University of Stavanger after 1 September.