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Admission to the MSc program in Sport Management takes place during the spring semester every year, and the program starts in the middle of August. The program is open to Norwegian and international applicants who fulfil all the admission requirements, where applicants outside EU/ EEA must document funding of minimum NOK 126 357 per academic year together with their application form to cover their own living expenses for their planned MSc studies in Molde. As a recognized state-run specialized university, HiMolde is not charging any tuition fees from the Norwegian or international students, but all admitted students have to pay a minor semester fee of NOK 745 per semester. Admitted international students outside EU/EEA will be requested to transfer a minimum of NOK 126 357 to our Deposit Account for International Students within a deadline first stated in the letter of admission.

Applicants should preferably hold a recognised first degree (BBA, BA, BSc), equivalent to a minimum of 180 ECTS credits, in Sport Management/ Sciences, Business Administration, Social Sciences (Economy, Sociology, Political Science or History) or other relevant academic disciplines to apply for the MSc program in Sport Management. Applicants who have completed only a HND (Higher National Diploma) or similar Diploma/Advanced Diploma Educations do not qualify to apply for admission.

Admission to the international MSc programs at Molde University College - Specialized University in Logistics is highly competitive when it comes to grades. Applicants should preferably have an average grade of First Class/ First Division or Second Class Upper Division or equivalent average grades from their recognized bachelor's degree to be considered for admission.

Some groups of applicants will also be required to fulfil the formal English language requirements to apply for admission, by taking an IELTS test with a minimum score of 6.0, or a TOEFL test with a minimum score of 550 on paper based test/ 213 on computer based test/ or 79 on internet based test.A Pearson Academic English test (PTE) of minimum score 53 will also be accepdted. Other groups of applicants might be exempted from the formal English language requirements.
Application deadlines:

  • 15 December 2021:
    International applicants from countries outside EU/EEA applying directly from abroad, and applicants with international education who have a
    temporary residence permit in Norway.

  • 15 April 2022:
    Applicants who are either Norwegian og Nordic citizens, Nordic citizens or applicants who already have a permanent residence permit in Norway. (Se norske sider for link til søknadsweb) Applicants who are citizens of a country within EU/EEA.


Administrative Contact Person International applicants:

Ragnhild Brakstad, Senior Adviser/International Coordinator MSc studies

Phone: +47 71 21 41 08

Application procedure

Last updated from FS (Common Student System) Oct. 20, 2021 4:31:08 AM