This study programme starts in August.
When to apply
- EU/EEA/Swiss applicants: from 1 February until 1 March
- Nordic citizens and applicants with a permanent or renewable residence permit in Norway: from 1 February until 15 April
- Non-EU/EEA applicants: from 1 October until 1 December
How to apply
- EU/EEA/Swiss applicants: Application procedure
- Nordic citizens and applicants with a permanent or renewable residence permit in Norway: Application procedure
- Non-EU/EEA applicants: Application procedure
Admission to this master's degree programme / study option requires:
- country list. and a completed bachelor's degree comparable to a Norwegian bachelor's degree. Applicants with foreign education, please refer to the
- a specialization defined by the programme/study option
- a minimum grade average of C (in the Norwegian grading scale) or equivalent from the specialization in your degree.
- Norwegian and English language requirement OR special enhanced requirement in English specified below:
a) Passed examination in English foundation course (140 hours/5 periods per week) with a minimum grade of 4 in Norwegian upper secondary school (or an equivalent grade from a Nordic upper secondary school) or passed examination in English from second and/or third school year in Norwegian upper secondary school, or
b) An internationally recognised English language proficiency test.
You normally cannot be admitted to a master's degree programme or study option within the same subject area as a previously completed master's degree at the University of Oslo.
The grounds for admission to the Master’s programme in Mathematics is a Bachelor’s degree which includes the following courses (or the equivalent):
• MAT1100 - Calculus
• MAT1110 - Calculus and Linear Algebra
• MAT1120 - Linear Algebra
• MAT2200 - Groups, Rings and Fields
• MAT2400 - Analysis 1 (or MAT1300 - Analysis 1 )
• MAT2410 - Analysis 2 (or MAT2300 - Analysis 2 )
• MAT-INF1100 - Modelling and Computations
• And one additional course with a MAT-, MAT-INF- or INF-MAT-code on 2000-level or higher.
You have to upload all required documents in UiO's online application portal.
If you have completed studies/courses outside the University of Oslo, you must also upload course descriptions. The course names and codes on the course descriptions must match the transcript of records.
Applicants from North Korea
This programme is covered by the regulations on export control. UiO will therefore conduct a specific evaluation of applicants from North Korea.
Ranking of applicants
Applicants are ranked according to the average grade in the special admission requirements.