Set or change your password at NMBU

Where do I start?
Go to and you will be taken to the application where you can set or change your password for NMBU. Please note: it may take 10 minutes before your password is activated!

Switch language
At the top right there is a link or flag that will change the language. You can choose between Norwegian or English.

How to log in so you can change your password
You have 3 alternatives:

Alternative 1: NMBU username and password

Use your old password to login with the fields to the left.

Alternative 2: PIN-kode from studweb

Fill in your norwegian-ID and PIN-kode from studweb to the right:

Alternative 3: One-time password to a registered mobile phone

Write your Norwegian-ID in the field in down-right corner and press “Send me”onetimepassword

At the next page, type your one-time password and press “Log in”.

If none of the alternatives work, come by Computer Service at Saghellinga Building for further assistance.

Change password after login

The next page looks like this:

Press the button “Password” to change it, follow the instructions.

Rules for the password

OBS: New password-requirements from the 26.10.2020:

The password must be at least 10 characters long. If the password is 10 characters long exactely, it must contain 3 out of 4 character-categories. If the password is longer the complexity increases, and 2 out of 4 categories might suffice. The categories are:

  • Small letters.
  • Capital letters.
  • Numbers.
  • Special characters.

We now support pass-phrases. The requirement is minimum 16 characters, and at least 2 out of 4 character-categories. Click to read more about pass-phrases.

For reasons of external services should avoid Norwegian characters (æøå) and special characters used in programming. Click to read more about passwords at NMBU.

When you’ve got a green message that the password was set correctly, you can log out.