International students can only enroll for studies at the University of Stavanger once a year, in August.
10 December 2019
Application portal for non-EU applicants opens. You can find a link to the application portal on the website of the respective study programmes.
10 January 2020
Application deadline for non-EU applicants without education from the Nordic countries and without advanced Norwegian language.
1 February 2020
Application portal for EU applicants, Nordic applicants and applicants residing in Norway with advanced Norwegian proficiency opens. You can find the link to the Application portal on the website of the respective study programmes.
1 March 2020
Application deadline for EU applicants without education from the Nordic countries and without advanced Norwegian language.
Application deadline for Nordic applicants and applicants residing in Norway with advanced Norwegian proficiency without a bachelor's degree from the Nordic countries.
15 April 2020
Application deadline for applicants with a bachelor's degree from the Nordic countries.
March - April 2020
Qualified applications will be processed by an admission committee at the faculty.
The admission process will be completed in May, or earlier. The application outcome will be sent out via e-mail only. Please note that postponement or deferment cannot be granted.
If you are granted admission, you should immediately contact the Norwegian Embassy or Consulate in your home country regarding obtaining a study permit (visa).
Non EU/EEA citizens who need a study permit (visa) must transfer the required amount by the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI) to the university deposit account within 3 weeks after receiving admission. The information about the deposit transfer will be given to the admitted students.
NB! If applicants have not deposited the required amount within the required deadline, the university reserves the right to cancel admission. Applicants must contact the admission office within the required deadline for any further arrangements.
Students interested in student accommodation must apply within the deadline. Application link will be sent to the admitted students with further information.
Orientation Days for newly admitted students take place (mandatory attendance). The programme will be published online in advance.
NB! All students must present their original documentation, i.e. diplomas and transcripts from college/university upon arrival in Stavanger. Students failing to present all relevant original documents upon request may be denied admission.
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.