Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Frequently asked questions regarding the Honours Certificate in Environmental Humanities and Sciences (EHS). If you cannot find the answer to your questions here or in the information provided on the certificate website, please contact administrative coordinator Carina B. Tørud.

Application

Can I apply if I am in the second year of my main Master's programme?

No. EHS runs parallel with your main Master's programme, and thus you need to apply in your first or second semester (depending on whether you started your studies in the fall or spring semester). Please see the admission page for specified information about time of application.

Can I apply if I am a student in a 5 year integrated Master's programme or a programme of professional study at the University of Oslo?

Yes. But there are restrictions related to when in the course of study you can apply. Please see the admission page for specified information about time of application.

Can I apply if I am a master's student at another higher education institution than the University of Oslo?

No. EHS is only open to students admitted to a Master's programme, 5 year integrated Master's programme or programme of professional study at the University of Oslo.

Can I apply if I am finished with my Master's degree?

No. EHS is only open to students currently admitted to a Master's programme, 5 year integrated Master's programme or programme of professional study at the University of Oslo.

Can students from all backgrounds apply?

Yes, we accept applications from students from all fields of study.

Where do I apply?

You apply for admission via the application portal Søknadsweb. When the application protal is open, you will find a link to Søknadsweb on the admission-page.

Study abroad

Can I follow the teaching if I am going abroad for one semester in my main Master's programme?

Yes. We will make sure to enable students going abroad to follow the teaching in EHS.

Published Sep. 11, 2020 2:15 PM - Last modified Sep. 29, 2020 9:10 AM