Countries with specific documentation requirements

From some countries we require that documentation of your higher education is sent directly from your institution to NTNU. If your education is from one of the countries below you have to request that your institution send an official transcript of records in a sealed envelope directly to NTNU. These countries are

USA, Canada, Cameroon, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Nigeria, Sudan and the Philippines. 

This list of contries is not exhaustive and may be changed. Applicants with education from countries not listed will be notified during the admission process if they need to document their education in other ways than informed on the web page. 

International applicants who accept an offer of admission will be required to submit original documentation for verification when the semester starts. 


Degree Certificates and Transcripts must be verified by China Academic Degree & Graduate Education Information Centre (CDGDC). The verification report must be sent directly to NTNU from CDGDC. See the CDGDC web site for more information


Transcripts of records must have attestation from Higher Education Commission (HEC). HEC must certify your Degree Certificates and Marks Sheet/Result Card and send the documents in a sealed envelope to you, and you have to send the sealed envelope to NTNU.