Universitetet i Oslo

Universitetet i Oslo Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 120

University Overview

Universitetet I Oslo (University of Oslo) was founded in 1811 and is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the huge city of Oslo (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). A branch campus of this university may be found at Kjeller. Universitetet I Oslo (UiO) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 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 Oslo (UiO) ranking offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 209-year-old Norwegian university has a strict admission procedure based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. A library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at UiO.

Universitetet i Oslo Ranking

University Identity

Name Universitetet i Oslo
Acronym UiO
Founded 1811

University Location

Address PO Box 1072, Blindern Oslo 0316 Oslo Norway
Tel +47 22 85 50 50
Fax +47 22 85 44 42
Other locations Kjeller

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 entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Education Office, PO Box 1081, Blindern Oslo 0316 22 85 50 50

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

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