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Bangladesh

Information about the required supporting documents for Master's Degree applicants with education from Bangladesh.

All required documents must reach the International Education Office by the application deadline. Late or incomplete applications will not be processed.

Please note that documents sent by email or fax will not be considered.

Required documents

What to submit How to submit
Attestation Form (available 1 October) To be personally signed and submitted by the applicant.
Recent photograph Attached to the Attestation Form.
Copy of passport To be submitted by the applicant.
Please note that only a copy of the ID-page is required.
Documentation of name change (if applicable) Officially certified documentation of name change must be submitted by the applicant if name appears different in any document.
Motivation letter A one-page letter stating your reasons for applying to the programme, e.g. background, course work in progress, educational objectives.
If you apply for two programmes you must submit two separate motivation letters.

Language documentation

What to submit How to submit
Documentation of English language proficiency IELTS and TOEFL scores must be sent directly to the International Education Office by the issuing authority.

Documentation of financing/ Quota documentation

What to submit How to submit
Officially certified documentation of financing Regular international applicants must document financing with their application. This documentation must be submitted by the applicant or a sponsor.
Official documentation of linkage to a partner institution Quota applicants must document that they are linked to the partner institution, e.g. diploma/transcript, support letter from the institution, letter of employment, etc.

Higher education

What to submit How to submit
Final degree certificate(s)

To be submitted by the applicant.

Copies of original certificates must be officially certified by the awarding institution/authority. Certifications from any other source, such as external notary publics, will not be accepted.

Note: Applications without an enclosed final Bachelor's Degree certificate will not be considered.

Mark sheet/result card issued by the awarding institution

Should preferably be sent directly to the International Education Office by the awarding institution. If this service is not provided, the mark sheets must be officially certified and sealed in an envelope by the awarding institution.

Note: Mark sheets certified by persons outside the Controller of Examination or Registrar's Office, such as individual professors or external notary publics, will not be considered.

Translations If the language of the original document is not English, an official translation made by an authorized translator must be enclosed.

Secondary education

What to submit How to submit
Higher Secondary Certificate To be submitted by the applicant.
Certificates must be officially certified by a public office authorized to certify documents.
Mark sheet/result card issued by the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education To be submitted by the applicant.
All mark sheets must be officially certified by a public office authorized to certify documents.
Translations If the language of the original document is not English an official translation, made by an authorized translator, must be enclosed.

Applicants who wish to submit other documentation, in addition to that listed above, are welcome to do so (e.g. reference letter(s), documentation of professional experience, course descriptions, etc.). Please note that some programmes require documentation that is not listed here; refer to the relevant programme website for detailed information.  

Important:

  • It is the applicant's responsibility to submit all required documentation. The International Education Office does not have the capacity to contact individual applicants to inquire after missing documentation.
  • It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that all required documents are received by us within the application deadline. As it may take several weeks for institutions and test centres to provide transcripts and/or test scores, please arrange for these documents to be sent as soon as possible.
  • Submitted documents will not be returned to the applicant or the issuing institution.

The Attestation Form and the required supporting documents must be sent to the following address (please mark the envelope with "Quota" or "International Master's"):

The University of Oslo
Office for Admissions and Student Exchange 

P.O. Box 1081 Blindern
NO-0317 Oslo, Norway

If you are sending your documents via courier, you are welcome to use our street address:

The University of Oslo
Office for Admissions and Student Exchange
3rd floor, Lucy Smith Building

Problemveien 7, NO-0313 Oslo, Norway

 

Any attempt to obtain admission by use of fraudulent documents will be reported to the proper authorities.

Published Aug 21, 2013 11:29 AM