Documentation requirements - Nepal

Required education:

  • School Leaving Cetificate + Proficiency Certificate + at least 1 year of university education + English proficiency, or
  • School Leaving Certificate + Higher Secondary Certificate + at least 1 year of university education + English proficiency, or
  • School Leaving Certificate + Diploma level/Proficiency Certificate in Engineering, Pharmacy or Nursing + at least 1 year of 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

School Leaving Certificate (10 years)

+ Higher Secondary Certificate (2 years)


School Leaving Certificate (10 years)

+ Technical School Leaving Certificate/Proficiency Certificate in Engineering, Pharmacy or Nursing (3 years)

Upload scanned copies of transcripts and Diplomas officially certified by the Higher Secondary Education Board (or other awarding authority).

Name the pdf or jpg file SLCsecondary, HSCsecondary (and so on with an intuitive name).

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

Higher education

What to submit How to submit

Mark sheets/ Transcript of records issued by the degree awarding institution

and final degree certificate(s) (if applicable)

Upload scanned copies of the original mark sheets/ transcripts/certificates/Diplomas.

Name the pdf or jpg files with transcripts universitymarks.

Name the pdf or jpg file(s) with the Diploma universitydiploma.

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.
  • Incomplete applications will be rejected.
  • 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 can 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.

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 11:33 AM