Visiting Students

AHO normally admits 5 visiting students to the school each semester. Applicants must be associated with an educational institution at the same level as AHO, and have completed a minimum of three years of relevant study prior to departure to AHO. Applicants enrolled in institutions that have an exchange agreement with AHO should apply as exchange students.

Visiting students may attend classes at AHO for 2 semesters, but must apply for one semester at the time. 

Application deadlines are 1st March for the autumn semester and 1 October for the spring semester.

Application form


Required attachments

  • Portfolio (in paper, not digital, No bigger than A3)
  • Transcript of records from your home institution
  • CV

International applicants from outside the Nordic countries must be able to document satisfactory English skills. Read about the requirements here.

All required attachments must be submitted within the application deadline for the application to be taken into account.

The form and attachments must be sent to:
The Oslo School of Architecture and Design
Academic services
PO Box 6768 St Olavs plass
NO-0130 Oslo

Fax: +47 22 99 70 89

Express delivery address: Maridalsveien 29, NO-0175 Oslo

The application package must be post-stamped within 1 March/ 1 October.



If you have questions regarding the application procedure, please contact International Coordinator at AHO