The University of Oslo (UiO) is a prestigious institution located in Oslo, Norway. Established in 1811, it is the oldest and largest university in Norway.
UiO offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs across various disciplines, including humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, medicine, law, and theology. The university is known for its research excellence, with groundbreaking discoveries and contributions in various fields. UiO provides students with access to world-class faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, and a stimulating academic environment.
With its rich history, international collaborations, and commitment to academic rigor, the University of Oslo offers an exceptional educational experience for students pursuing their intellectual and professional goals.
The University of Oslo belongs to the top 100 universities in the world and the top 20 universities in Europe.
(in the world)
|Times Higher Education World University Rankings||2022||119||49|
|Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities||2022||67||20|
|QS World University Rankings||2023||101||36|
Notable alumni of the University of Oslo include Øyvind Eriksen (CEO of Aker ASA), Harrison Schmitt (astronaut and 12th man on the moon), Gro Harlem Brundtland (former Prime Minister of Norway), and Jens Stoltenberg (Secretary General of NATO).