Norwegian University of Life Science (NMBU)


General Information

Country Norway
City Ås/Oslo
Founding 1859
Number of Students 5 000

Norwegian University of Life Science

International Office Norwegian University of Life Science

Fact Sheet



Type of Partnership ERASMUS+ (NO AS02)
Who can apply? Bachelor students (as of the 3rd semester)
Master students
Type of Stay Studies
Length of Stay 1 to 2 Semesters
Time of Stay Winter and/or Summer Semester
Number of Exchange Placements 1 to 2


Study Details

Semester Dates

1. Semester: August to December

2. Semester: January to June

Cooperating Faculty / Department

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management
Study Possibilities


It is possible that not all of the faculty's courses are open to exchange students. The partner university and exchange reports may provide further information.

Please note that, in general, the majority of courses taken must be chosen from the cooperating faculty.

Course Offerings

Course Offerings in English

Course Offerings in the National Language

Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.



Language Requirements

English B2

Norwegian B2

The language requirements depend on the language that the chosen courses are held in. Students who only choose courses taught in English do not need to prove Norwegian language proficiency.

Language certificate from RWTH Aachen Language Center

Application Deadline at the International Exchange Office at the Faculty of Civil Engineering 31. Janaury for 1 to 2 Semester as of the Winter Semester as of the Same Year
Application Deadline at Partner University

01. June for the Winter Semester of the Same Year

01. October for the Summer Semester of the Following Year

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Application to Partner University

Information about the Application Process and Documents

(Appyling to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)




Tuition Fees Fees Waived

Erasmus+ Scholarship

Schüßler Award

Pirlet Award

Scholarship Database


Practical Information

Accommodations Information about student dorms
Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay.
Experience Reports MoveOn
Further Information

Federal Foreign Office

General Country Information from the DAAD