Documentation requirements - Pakistan

  • Note that some programmes require documentation that is not listed below; please refer to the relevant programme description for detailed information.
  • All applicants must upload scanned copies of their supporting documents to SøknadsWeb, the University of Oslo's online application system.You do not need to send any documents by post.
  • Please name your uploaded files as suggested in the tables below, and follow our guidelines for uploading documents.
  • Your degree must be attested by HEC.

The University of Oslo may select your submitted documentation for verification with the issuing school/institution. If we are unable to verify your qualifications, you will not be offered admission. 

General documentation

Required document

Passport or ID card

Only the ID-page must be scanned and uploaded.

Name the pdf file passport or idcard.

Documentation of name change (if applicable)

Documentation of name change must be uploaded if your name differs from your passport in any of your documentation.

Name the pdf file namechange.

Documentation of English language proficiency

Documentation of English language proficiency must be documented by an internationally recognised English language proficiency test.

Name the pdf file english.

Documentation of financing

Required document

Documentation of financing (if applicable)

Non-EU/EEA applicants must document financing with their application. Not applicable for EU/EEA citizens, Nordic citizens and applicants with a permanent or renewable residence permit in Norway.

Name the pdf file financing.

Secondary education

What to submit How to submit

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC)


Intermediate Examination Certificate

Scan and upload the original diploma/certificate.

Name the pdf file secondary.

Higher education

What to submit How to submit

Final degree certificate(s)

Scan and upload the front and back pages of the original document certified by the Higher Education Commission (HEC). If you hold a master's degree you must also upload your HEC-certified master's degree certificate/diploma.

For information about HEC Degree Attestation Service, please visit the HEC website.

Note: Applications without an enclosed final bachelor's degree certificate will not be considered.

Name your pdf file(s) bachelor / master.

Transcripts/ Mark sheet(s)/ Result Card(s)

Upload mark sheets attested by HEC. If you hold a master's degree you must also upload mark sheets for your master's certified by HEC.

Your university can also send your transcripts directly to the Office of Admission and Student Exchange, if they offer this service. Our address is:

The University of Oslo
Office for Admissions and Student Exchange 
P.O. Box 1081 Blindern
NO-0317 Oslo, Norway

Note: Certifications from any other source, such as external notary publics, will not be accepted.

Name your pdf file(s) bachelortranscr / mastertranscr.


Translations from an authorized translator must be provided if the original language is not English.

Name your pdf file(s) bachelortransl / mastertransl.

Important about documentation:

  • You are responsible for uploading all required documentation, as well as ensuring that it is uploaded 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 issued as soon as possible.
  • You are liable for your uploaded documents, i.e. that they represent true and unaltered information.
  • Wrongful or misleading information may lead to dismissal and loss of right to study, according to § 7 of Regulations governing studies and examinations at the University of Oslo.
  • Submission of fraudulent documents is illegal, and will be reported to the appropriate authorities.
  • A random selection of students will be asked to present their original documents before starting their studies.
  • Please note that we maintain the right to contact institutions, firms, associations and government agencies for the purpose of explanation and/or verification of uploaded documents.

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Published Sep. 11, 2014 12:50 PM - Last modified Sep. 11, 2018 2:58 PM