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

Practical placement and exchange studies

Starting spring semester

  • 15 September

Starting autumn semester

  • 1 April

International master's programmes


Non-EU applicants

EU/EEA applicants

Norwegian/Nordic applicants
Main application deadline 1 December 1 March 1 March
Deadline for uploading documentation 15 December 15 March ?
Documentation of English / HEC and CDGDC verification 1 February 1 April 1 July
Publication of answer to application Around 15 March Around 1 June Around 15 July


Please see the programme websites for information about the application deadlines and procedures for the following International master´s programmes: 

Joint Nordic Master's Degrees

  • All applicants: 16 January

Erasmus Mundus master´s programmes

  • The application deadline varies, please see the programme webpages for more information

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

  • The deadlines vary depending upon the individual vacancies