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Required academic background (visible to UiO employees only)

Bachelor's degree

You must have a bachelor’s degree comparable to a Norwegian bachelor’s degree.

Required specialization and minimum grade requirement

You must have a minimum grade average comparable to a Norwegian C in the required specialization. A Norwegian C is described as a good grade, generally comparable to an American B and a Second Class Upper in the British system. We do not use conversion tables for foreign grades. All foreign education is individually evaluated during the admission process.

Please note that eligible applicants who fulfill the minimum grade requirement will compete for a study place. Please see the section on ranking for more information on selection criteria.

Required specialization:

For this programme option you should also have a background from the following courses FYS3110 – Quantum mechanics, FYS3120 – Classical mechanics and electrodynamics, og FYS3140 – Mathematical methods in physics or similar courses from other universities before you start your master studies. 

Transitional arrangement

If you fullfill the admission requirements for Masters of Physics as the requirements were up until autumn 2017, you will qualify for this programme option until autumn 2021.