Documentation requirements - China


Required education:

School leaving certificate + at least 1 year of ben-ke university education or 2 years of zhuan-ke university education + English proficiency.

Documents to be uploaded:

All applicants must upload scanned copies of their supporting documents into the application portal, please name your uploaded files as suggested in the tables below.

Required document Description
Copy of passport or ID card

Please note that only a copy of the ID-page is required. The passport must be valid for at least six months after your departure from Norway.

Name the pdf file passport or idcard

Documentation of name change (if applicable)

Documentation of name change must be uploaded if your name appears different in any document.

Name the pdf file namechange

Documentation of English language proficiency

See how to document English proficiency

Secondary education

What to submit How to submit

Copies of original documents in the original language:

- School leaving certificate

- Transcripts from secondary education

- Chinese National University Entrance Examination (gaokao)

Upload a copy of the your secondary school records/transcripts and the original Diploma 毕业证书  (Biye Zhengshu) + exams 会考 (Huikao) or General Ability Test.

If you have gaokao results, please upload a copy. If you have not taken the gaokao, please upload a letter explaining why.

Please note: If you have not taken the 会考 (Huikao) or General Ability Test, please upload a letter from your high school or education authorities explaining why.

Name the pdf or jpg files secondary.


Official translations made by an authorized translator must be uploaded. Please note that the original language versions must always accompany the translations.

Name the pdf or jpg files secondarytrans.

Higher education

Required document Description

Verification reports for:

- Transcript of records

- Degree diploma
(if applicable)

Upload a copy of the original transcripts 成绩单 + any certificates and/or Diplomas.

If you are studing at zhuan-ke level, at least 2 years of completed studies must be documented.

If you are studing at ben-ke level, at least 1 year of completed studies must be documented.

Name the pdf or jpg file(s) university.

In addition:

Verification reports must be provided by one of the verification offices listed below:

China Academic Degrees and Graduate Education Development Center (CDGDC)

Tel: 010-82379480




China Higher Education Student Information & Career Center (CHESICC)

Tel: 010-82336099-202



For information about the services provided by these offices, please contact them directly.

The reports can be scanned and uploaded (provided that they include necessary reference information, i.e. "application number" and "file number" (CDGDC) or "online verification code" (CHESICC), or sent to the International Summer School using the following address:

International Summer School
The University of Oslo
P.O. Box 1082 Blindern
NO-0317 Oslo, Norway

In addition, you must scan and upload your degree diploma and transcript of records.

Name your pdf file(s) bachelor / master AND bachelortranscr / mastertranscr.

Graduation certificate
(if applicable)

A scanned copy of the original document must be uploaded.

Name the pdf file graduationcert.


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

Name your pdf file(s) bachelortransl / mastertransl.

Any attempt to obtain admission with fraudulent documents is illegal and will be reported to the proper authorities.

Statement of purpose

Required document Description
Statement of purpose

Your statement of purpose should be one page, typed, double spaced (max. 400 words). Tell us why the course is important to you, how it helps you fulfill future goals or how it relates to your current studies or employment. Briefly state your personal qualities that make you a good representative of your country.

Name the file statement

Important about documentation:

  • Upload documents preferably in PDF or JPG format in the online application portal (Søknadsweb) by the application deadline.
  • When uploading documents, you acknowledge that the University of Oslo may contact the issuing institution for verification.
  • Submission of fraudulent documents is illegal, and will be reported to the proper authorities and may lead to dismissal and loss of right to study. You are liable for uploading true and unaltered documents.
  • Incomplete applications will be rejected.

Continue the application process

Need help?

See our guide to the application portal.


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Published Nov. 12, 2020 9:36 AM - Last modified Jan. 4, 2021 11:30 AM