Admission calendar

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.

1 February 2019
The application form is now published on the website.

1 March 2019
Application deadline for the Norwegian Language and Culture programme.

March & April 2019
Qualified applications will be processed by an admission committee at the faculty.

May 2019
The admission process will be completed in May, or earlier. The application outcome will be sent out via e-mail only.

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 bank account as soon as possible after receiving admission, and no later than 1 June. The information about the deposit transfer will be given to the admitted students.

August 2019
Orientation Days for newly admitted students take place (mandatory attendance). The programme will be published online in advance.

1 September 2019
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.