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

  • Applicants from non-EU/non-EEA countries: 1 December
  • Applicants from EU/EEA countries: 1 March
  • 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