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Academic entry requirements

These entry requirements are for guidance only, please contact the International Office if you have any questions about the eligibility of your own qualifications.

If you are studying in an international school teaching A levels or IB please refer to our UK/EU entry qualifications. If you are studying in an international school under the US system, please consult our US entry requirements.

Level 3 Diploma

Please contact the International Office directly to discuss your qualifications.

FdSc foundation degree

Please contact the International Office directly to discuss your qualifications

BSc(Hons) undergraduate degree

Vitnemål awarded from a Videregående skole with average marks of 4.0 or above. Work experience may sometimes make up for academic qualifications, so please contact us about this.

MSc postgraduate degree

Satisfactory completion of a relevant undergraduate degree course.

English language requirements

Level 3 Diploma

Please contact the International Office directly to discuss your qualifications.

FdSc foundation degree

Please contact the International Office directly to discuss your qualifications.

BSc(Hons) undergraduate degree

Vitnemål score of 4.0 in English is normally required.

MSc postgraduate degree

Vitnemål score of 4.0 in English is normally required, or satisfactory completion of a relevant undergraduate degree delivered in English.

Visa requirements

Students from Norway do not normally require a visa to study in the UK.

Sources of funding in Norway

Lånekassen, the Norwegian State Education Loan Fund, can provide generous support for Norwegian students studying abroad. The Lånekassen website is here.

International representatives in Norway

Sparsholt College is pleased to be represented in Norway by Education Link, with offices in Oslo and Bergen