University of Oslo or Universitetet i Oslo (UiO) - public higher education institution in Norway. The history of UiO can be traced back to1811 . University of Oslo has an urban campus in Oslo.

University ranking. University of Oslo proudly stands at the top of the national ranking of Norway. University of Oslo, earned its place in the top 5% of the world universities, according to the international rankings. It is renowned for the following programs: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Mathematics», «Computer Science», «Economics & Business». The university is in the top 200 in education quality. The university is among the most respected institutions by the employers of Norway and the world.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission committee requests both examination results and the document on previous academic performance. University of Oslo is among the universities that divides the academic schedule into semesters. A year of studies at a bachelor’s level may cost you 1000 USD or even less. A year of master’s studies will cost you less than 1000 USD. There is also an option to enroll in online programs, kindly provided by the university. On the university’s official website (http://www.uio.no) you can find more accurate information on programs and tuition.

The composition of the university. University of Oslo is considered to be a large university, teaching more than 23,000 students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. One in 7 students is a foreigner. To ensure that the quality of education stays high the university has an academic staff consisting of more than 2100 specialists. Foreign specialists are the majority of the academic staff. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs. UiO has the following social media pages Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UiO. The university has a dedicated library. The university is included in the European University Association (EUA).
Ranking   95   1
Universitetet i Oslo
Country Norway
City Oslo
Bachelor (foreigners) 145 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 145 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 113 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 133 USD/year.
Living expenses $993 -1,865 USD/month
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1811
Abbreviation UiO
Teachers 2,195
Students 23,984
Foreigners 14%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
Rankings
World ranking 95
Country ranking 1
Academic Reputation 138
Employer Reputation 344
Quality of teaching 248
International Faculty 219
International Students 324
Citations per Faculty 220
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities 114
Engineering and Technology 222
Life Sciences and Medicine 134
Natural Science 190
Social Sciences and Management 136
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics 151
Computer Science 101
Economics & Business 76
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 95
QS World University Rankings 136
ARWU Academic Ranking 58
Cost of living in Oslo
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 458 587
Food 309 649
Transportation 67 240
Communications and utilities 93 121
Clothing 33 125
Sports and leisure 33 143
Total 993 1,865
Accommodation in Oslo USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 463
Shared room in city centre 593
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 834
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,085
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة أوسلو
German Universität Oslo
Spanish Universidad de Oslo
fi Oslon yliopisto
French Université d'Oslo
Japanese オスロ大学
Korean 오슬로대학
Portuguese Universidade de Oslo
Russian Университет Осло
Chinese 奥斯陆大学
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University of Oslo - Official Description

The University of Oslo is Norway?s largest and oldest institution of higher education. It was founded in 1811 when Norway was still under Danish rule. Today the University of Oslo has approx. 30,000 students and 4,600 employees. Four Nobel Prize winners indicates the quality of the research at the University.

Bachelor - University of Oslo

The University of Oslo is Norway’s largest and oldest institution of higher education. It was founded in 1811 when Norway was still under Danish rule. Today the University of Oslo has approx. 30,000 students and 4,600 employees. Four Nobel Prize winners indicates the quality of the research at the University.

Description of University of Oslo

The University of Oslo is Norway’s largest and oldest institution of higher education

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