Application and deadlines

NTNU's application deadlines vary depending on the programme.

Exchange students

Starting spring semester

  • All: 1 October

Starting autumn semester

  • Non-EU/non-EEA students: 1 April
  • EU/EEA students: 1 May

International master's programmes


Non-EU applicants

EU/EEA applicants

Norwegian/Nordic applicants
Application deadline 1 December 1 March 15 April
Deadline for uploading documentation 1 December 1 March 2 weeks after the application deadline
Documentation of education to be completed 1 February 1 April 1 July
Documentation of English 1 February 1 April 1 July
Publication of answer to application Around 15 March Around 1 June Around 15 July

Exemption: The Master of Fine Arts (KIT) has a different deadline, please see the programme website for up-to-date information

Joint Nordic Master's Degrees

  • All applicants: 15 January

Degree programmes taught in Norwegian

  • Applicants with secondary education from non-Nordic countries: 1 March
  • Applicants with secondary education from the Nordic countries: 15 April
  • Exemptions to these deadlines may apply to some study programmes

PhD programmes

  • All year: The deadlines vary depending upon the individual vacancies