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

  • 1 October

Starting autumn semester

  • 1 April

International master's programmes

  • Non-EU / non-EEA students: 1 December
  • EU / EEA students: 1 March
  • Nordic / Norwegian students: 15 April

There may be exemptions to the above deadlines. Please see the study programme of your interest for further information. 


Joint Nordic Master's Degrees

  • 15 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