International Master's Programmes and Joint Nordic Degrees

Applying through SøknadsWeb

Applicants to Joint Nordic Degrees and International Master's Programmes (Quota Scheme and Self-financed) apply using Søknadsweb.


How to apply through SøknadsWeb

Upon opening the link to SøknadsWeb you need to follow the steps described below. Please read the instructions carefully:

  1. Click on the log in link for the online application: SøknadsWeb.
  2. In the "språk"-box on the left choose language: English.
  3. Click on "Login for Users without Norwegian National Identification Number".
  4. Click on "Register International Applicant".
  5. Answer the question regarding your English qualifications.
  6. Answer the question regarding residence permit in Norway.
  7. Answer the question concerning financing.
  8. You have now reached the application form. Please register as an applicant, and you will receive your password by e-mail.
  9. Log on to SøknadsWeb with your e-mail address and password, and fill in the application details. As the final step of the application process you will be asked to submit your documents by uploading these in our database. Please note that there is no "submit"-button.
  10. After you have submitted the online application and uploaded your documents, you will receive a receipt by e-mail.
  11. You can change your application as many times as you like up until the deadline.

Submitting multiple applications through SøknadsWeb
Please do not register as an ‘international applicant' more than once. If you wish to submit more than one application (e.g. International Master's AND Erasmus Mundus), log on to SøknadsWeb with the e-mail address and password you received the first time you registered. Then choose ‘New application'. If you have forgotten your password, please request a new one through SøknadsWeb.  


Information specific to International Master's Programmes

International students must submit the online application with all educational documents by 15 January. Make sure you have read the How to apply section before you begin.

Different application procedures may apply if you have a bachelor's degree from Norway/Nordic country or are a Norwegian/Nordic citizen, please see the How to apply section.


Information specific to Joint Nordic Degrees

You must submit the online application with all your educational documents by 15 January:

  1. ID/passport: submit a copy of the page that has your name, picture, date of birth and nationality on it
  2. Diploma OR documentation of graduation
  3. Complete transcript of record

Application Deadlines


15 JANUARY: International applicants
The online application is now open for self-financed and Quota Scheme applicants.

1 MARCH: Nordic applicants
The 1 March deadline may apply if you have a bachelor's degree from a Nordic country or are a Nordic citizen. See
 admission procedures.

15 APRIL: Norwegian applicants
If you are a Norwegian citizen and hold a bachelor's degree from Norway. See admission procedures.

Joint Nordic Master's Application


Application deadline
15 January

How to apply
Apply using Søknadsweb if your study track starts at NTNU or if you wish to study the MSc in Innovative Sustainable Energy Engineering (regardless of starting university).


Exemption: For the MSc in Applied and Engineering Mathematics, all applicants must apply through Aalto University.