About the recognition
You can apply for this recognition if you have higher education from abroad (outside of Norway).
If you upload all the required documents when you apply, we can start processing your application earlier and you will receive our decision faster.
How to apply
To apply for recognition, it is necessary submit your application digitally through our application portal. We recommend you apply from PC/Mac and not from your mobile phone.
After you have applied
How your case is processed and when you will receive a decision.
Below is an overview of professions regulated by the Professional Qualifications Directive (2005/36/EU). If you wish to work in one of these professions, you need authorisation/recognition of your professional qualifications.
Applicants without verifiable documentation
This is an alternative recognition procedure for applicants without verifiable documentation, often referred to as the UVD procedure. You will be referred to this procedure if you apply for general recognition of foreign higher education and your documents cannot be reliably verified.