How to apply for admission to studies

Deadlines and how you apply for admission will vary between our different courses and programmes.

Admission to a master’s degree

At UiB you can choose to apply for various master's degrees of a two-year duration. The application procedure and application deadline will vary depending on which applicant type you are.

Admission to exchange studies

We have many hundred bilateral exchange agreements with universities all over the world. UiB requires that your home university nominates you before you can apply for admission.

Admission to a bachelor’s degree

None of our bachelor’s degrees at undergraduate level are offered in English. Applicants with education from outside of Norway must document Norwegian language proficiency in the application process.

Admission to Fine Art, Music and Design studies

The Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design have studies at bachelor’s and master’s level. Their master’s studies are taught in English, while their bachelor’s programmes require knowledge of a Scandinavian language. Note that the deadlines at this faculty may vary slightly from deadlines to other studies.