Universities in Oslo, Norway
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Oslo
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  • Universities in Oslo
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Oslo
  • (11 institution and 6 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Oslo
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Oslo
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Publication of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. University of Oslo with highest ranking among universities in Oslo ranked #139.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Publication of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Agriculture & Forestry). Norwegian Academy of Music with highest ranking among universities in Oslo ranked #8.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: UniRank 4icu - World Ranking updated with University of Oslo in position 143.
  • 28 Jan, 2021: THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education updated with University of Oslo in position 41.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Oslo

Philosophy
#6 
University of Oslo
Public Health
#34 
University of Oslo
Journalism
#43 
University of Oslo
Art & Design
#51 
Oslo National Academy of the Arts
Biological Sciences
#61 
University of Oslo
Linguistics
#99 
University of Oslo
Agriculture
#130 
University of Oslo
Biotechnology
#151 
University of Oslo

Rankings of universities in Oslo, Norway 2021

#1

University of Oslo

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (293 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #127 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #113 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #139 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Oslo Metropolitain University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (196 reviews)
  • #7 
  • #500 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #1238 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #2560 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#3

Norwegian School of Sport Sciences

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  • #6 
  • #486 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #3841 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #1468 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 15 June, 2020]

#4

Kristiania University College

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (297 reviews)
  • #12 
  • #552 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #4114 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #127 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#5

VID Specialized University

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  • #17 
  • #612 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #19 
  • #4162 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#6

Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (19 reviews)
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  • #21 
  • #5425 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#7

Oslo National Academy of the Arts

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (40 reviews)
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  • #22 
  • #7076 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#8

MF Norwegian School of Theology

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (51 reviews)
  • #23 
  • #9785 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

Norwegian Academy of Music

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (49 reviews)
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  • #24 
  • #9796 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

Westerdals Oslo School of Arts, Communication and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (201 reviews)

#11

Bjørknes University College


Oslo Key Facts for International Students

Population: 580000

Time: GMT +1

District/province: Oslo, Oslo

Living costs for students in Oslo:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 110* (10% more expensive than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 101* (1% more expensive than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 94* (6% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 43.51 NOK
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Trygve Haavelmo (University of Oslo, 1989)
 
Odd Hassel (University of Oslo, 1969)
 
Ragnar Frisch (University of Oslo, 1969)

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FAQ

University of Oslo ranks #1 in Oslo in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Oslo University of Oslo is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 23 rankings where University of Oslo is listed.

University of Oslo is ranked best in Oslo for Social Studies & Humanities (Philosophy). See all rankings for the University of Oslo.

University of Oslo is ranked best in Oslo for Medicine & Health (Public Health). See all rankings for the University of Oslo.

University of Oslo is ranked best in Oslo for Journalism & Media Studies (Journalism). See all rankings for the University of Oslo.

Oslo National Academy of the Arts is ranked best in Oslo for Arts Visual & Performing (Art & Design). See all rankings for the Oslo National Academy of the Arts.

University of Oslo is ranked best in Oslo for Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). See all rankings for the University of Oslo.

University of Oslo is ranked best in Oslo for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the University of Oslo.

University of Oslo is ranked best in Oslo for Agriculture (Agriculture). See all rankings for the University of Oslo.

University of Oslo is ranked best in Oslo for Engineering (Biotechnology). See all rankings for the University of Oslo.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

Criteria used in ranking -THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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