Universitetet i Bergen

Universitetet i Bergen Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 245

University Overview

Universitetet I Bergen (University of Bergen) was founded in 1946 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution in the urban setting of Bergen (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Hordaland. Universitetet I Bergen (UiB) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Norwegian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge (Ministry of Education of Norway). In a variety of fields of study, Universitetet I Bergen (UiB) offers courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 74-year-old Norwegian university maintains a strict admissions procedure based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all over the world are welcome to apply. Students can take advantage of a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services provided by UiB.

Universitetet i Bergen Ranking

University Identity

Name Universitetet i Bergen
Acronym UiB
Founded 1946

University Location

Address Mus├ęplassen 1 Bergen 5007 Hordaland Norway
Tel +47 55 58 00 00
Fax +47 55 58 96 43

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office PO Box 7800 Bergen 5020

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) Coimbra Group Utrecht Network

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