Countries with specific documentation requirements

If you find your country on the list below, please read the information carefully.


The following countries have specific documentation requirements:

Please note that this list is subject to changes.

 

Please use this address when documents need to be sent directly from the issuing institution:

University of South-Eastern Norway
Admissions office
Postboks 235
3603 Kongsberg
Norway

The street address (for DHL etc) is:

University of South-Eastern Norway
Admissions office
Hasbergsvei 36
3616 Kongsberg
Norway

 

Bangladesh

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate of secondary education
  • The secondary education transcript of records
  • The original final Bachelor's degree diploma
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records/mark sheets

Applications without an enclosed final Bachelor's Degree certificate will not be considered. The final degree certificate cannot be substituted by a provisional certificate, character certificate or other certificates. If you have completed your degree recently and not received your final degree certificate, please also upload documentation from your institution that states when you will get the final certificate.

Cameroon

The following must be uploaded:

  • Official certificate/diploma and transcripts from upper secondary education
  • The original Bachelor's degree diploma. It must be clear from your transcript when the degree was conferred. If you haven't received your diploma yet, you must upload a Success Certificate/Attestation of results, no more than five years old.
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records/Relevé de notes
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directly from the issuing institution:

  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records/Relevé de notes
  • A statement of results/confirmation from your upper secondary education

The mail address can be found here. Only applications with documentation that is sent directly to the Admissions office will be considered.
 

Canada

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate and transcripts of secondary education
  • The original Bachelor's degree diploma
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directly from the issuing institution:

  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records

The mail address can be found here. Only applications with documentation that is sent directly to the Admissions office will be considered.
 

China

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate and transcripts of secondary education
  • The original Bachelor's degree diploma
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • The Bachelor's degree graduation certificate
  • Verification reports for your degree diploma, transcript of records and graduation certificate, provided by either China Academic Degrees and Graduate Education Development Center (CDGDC) or China Higher Education Student Information  Career Center (CHESICC). The reports must include the necessary reference information (application number and file number for CDGDC reports and online verification code for CHESICC).

These reports can also be sent by mail. The mail address can be found here.
 

Eritrea

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate and transcripts of secondary education
  • The original Bachelor's degree diploma
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directily from the issuing institution:

  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records

The mail address can be found here. Only applications with documentation that is sent directly to the Admissions office will be considered.

 

Ethiopia

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate and transcripts of secondary education
  • The original Bachelor's degree diploma/certificate
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directly from the issuing institution:

  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records

The mail address can be found here. Only applications with documentation that is sent directly to the Admissions office will be considered.

 

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Ghana

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate and transcripts of secondary education
  • The original Bachelor's degree diploma. It must be clear from your transcript when the degree was conferred. If you haven't received your diploma yet, you must upload a Success Certificate/Attestation of results, no more than five years old.
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directly from the issuing institution:

  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • A statement of results/confirmation for your secondary education issued by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) or the National Examinations Council (NECO).

Alternatively, you may upload an Access card (scratch card) from either of these two councils.

The mail address can be found here. If this service is not offered by your university you can send the transcript yourself. The transcript must be in an unbroken, sealed and stamped envelope from your university. Only applications with documentation that is sent directly to the Admissions office will be considered.

 

India

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate and mark sheets of secondary education
  • The original Bachelor's degree certificate.
  • The Bachelor's degree mark sheets
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

Applications without a final Bachelor's Degree certificate will not be considered. If you have completed your degree recently and not received your final degree certificate, please contact the Admissions office for more information.
 

Iran

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate, Pre-University diploma and transcript of records from secondary education
  • The original final Bachelor's degree diploma(s)
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

In certain cases, we may consider provisional/temporary certificates. If you don't have a final degree diploma/certificate, please include a written statement with your application explaining why.
 

Nepal

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate of secondary education
  • The secondary education transcript of records
  • The original final Bachelor's degree diploma
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records/mark sheets

Applications without an enclosed final Bachelor's Degree certificate will not be considered. The final degree certificate cannot be substituted by a provisional certificate, character certificate or other certificates. If you have completed your degree recently and not received your final degree certificate, please also upload documentation from your institution that states when you will get the final certificate.

 

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Nigeria

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original final Bachelor's degree diploma/certificate. It must be clear from your transcript when the degree was conferred. If you haven't received a final diploma yet, you must upload a Success Certificate/Attestation of results, no more than five years old.
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directly from the issuing institution:

  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • A statement of results/confirmation for your secondary education issued by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) or the National Examinations Council (NECO).

Alternatively, you may upload an Access card (scratch card) from either of these two councils.

The mail address can be found here. Only applications with transcripts that are sent directly to the Office of Admission and Student Exchange will be considered.

 

Pakistan

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate of higher secondary education
  • The secondary education transcript of records
  • The front and back pages of the original final degree certificate certified by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) with Rs.400 stamp (or higher)
  • Degree mark sheets certified by HEC

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

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

Russia

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate and transcripts of secondary education. All pages of the document must be included, and all information on the pages must be visible. That includes information about the printing mill (e.g. "МПФ Гознака 1996"), which is usually found at the bottom or on the back of the document.
  • The original final Bachelor's degree diploma(s) and transcript of records. You must also include the Diploma Supplement if you have one. All pages of each document must be included, and all information on the pages must be visible. That includes information about the printing mill (e.g. "МПФ Гознака 1996"), which usually is to be found at the bottom or on the backside of the document.
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

Higher educational documents issued in 2011 and later must be apostilled under current rules set by Rosobrnadzor. Please read more on Rosobrnadzor's webpage.

 

Sudan

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate of secondary education
  • The secondary education transcript of records
  • The original Bachelor's degree diploma
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directly from the issuing institution:

  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records

The mail address can be found here. Only applicants with documentation that is sent directly to the Admissions office will be considered.

 

Tanzania

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate of secondary education
  • The secondary education transcript of records
  • The original final Bachelor's degree diploma. It nust be clear from your transcript when the degree was conferred. If you haven't received your diploma yet, you must upload a Success Certificate/Attestation of results, no more than five years old.
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directly from the issuing institution:

  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records

The mail address can be found here. Only applications with transcripts that are sent directly to the Admissions office will be considered.

 

 

 

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The Philippines

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate of secondary education
  • The secondary education transcript of records
  • The original final Bachelor's degree certificate/diploma
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directly from the issuing institution:

  • The secondary education transcript of records
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records

The mail address can be found here. Only applications with transcripts that are sent directly to the Admissions office will be considered.

 

 

 

Ukraine

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate and transcripts of secondary education. All pages of the document must be included, and all information on the pages must be visible.
  • The original final Bachelor's degree diploma(s) and transcript of records. You must also include the Diploma Supplement if you have one. All pages of each document must be included, and all information on the pages must be visible.
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

Higher education documents issued in Ukraine must be apostilled under the current rules set by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.

 

United Kingdom

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original diploma/certificate of secondary education, officially certified by the issuing institution.
  • The secondary education transcript of records, officially certified by the issuing institution. Alternatively, transcripts may be sent directly to the Admissions office by the issuing institution
  • The original Bachelor's degree diploma/certificate
  • The Bachelor's degree transcripts/academic record
  • Separate transcripts for courses/modules from other institutions included in your degree, such as exchange semesters, transfer credits or in cases of admission to a bachelor’s program due to advanced standing.

 

USA

The following must be uploaded:

  • The original high school graduation diploma and transcripts
  • The original final Bachelor's degree diploma/certificate
  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records
  • The original Master's degree diploma (if you have a Master's degree)

The following must be sent directly from the issuing institution:

  • The Bachelor's degree transcript of records

The mail address can be found here. Only applications with transcripts that are sent directly to the Admissions office will be considered.

 

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