Academic guidelines for the International Summer School

In general, ISS adheres to the same academic rules and regulations as outlined by the University of Oslo. However, some rules are different, especially in terms of attendance and course changes. 

Attendance policy

You must attend 75 percent of your course to take the final exam. Daily attendance is required for all courses.

Policy for adding or dropping courses

The ISS has adopted an add-drop policy to accommodate its transient student body.

How to order transcripts

Please note, you need your UiO username and password to order a transcript, keep this information when you leave Norway, it is very difficult to order a new password from abroad. 

Certificate of Participation

The ISS awards the students a Certificate of Participation for the Summer School. This certificate does not specify courses or grades and is not an official transcript.

Examinations at UiO

  • Time and place for exams
  • Special arrangements, illness and withdrawal
  • Conducting exams
  • Handing in assignments
  • Exam results
  • Explanations and appeals

Digital exams in Inspera (PDF)