Application and deadlines

NTNU's application deadlines vary depending on the programme.

Exchange students

  • Autumn semester: 1 May
  • Spring semester: 1 October

International master's programmes: International students

  • Application deadline: 15 January
  • Exemption: Application deadline to the Master of Fine Arts (KIT) is 1 February

International master's programmes: Nordic citizens and/or Nordic degree

  • Norwegian/Nordic applicants with a bachelor/first degree from a non-Nordic country: 1 March
  • Applicants with  a bachelor/first degree from Norway/the Nordic countries: 15 April
  • Exemptions may apply, for example if you require a visa to study in Norway

Joint Nordic Master's Degrees

  • Application deadline for both international and Nordic students: 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