University of Oslo

University of Oslo

University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

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The University of Oslo (Norwegian: Universitetet i Oslo), until 1939 named the Royal Frederick University (Norwegian: Det Kongelige Frederiks Universitet), is the oldest university in Norway, located in the Norwegian capital of Oslo. Until 1 January 2016 it was the largest Norwegian institution of higher education in terms of size, now surpassed only by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. The Academic Ranking of World Universities has ranked it the 58th best university in the world and the third best in the Nordic countries. In 2015, the Times Higher Education World University Rankings ranked it the 135th best university in the world and the seventh best in the Nordics. While in its 2016, Top 200 Rankings of European universities, the Times Higher Education listed the University of Oslo at 63rd, making it the highest ranked Norwegian university.

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Administrative staff: 2,768 (2014)

Students: 27,227 (2014)

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María Paola Quintero

María Paola Quintero

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María Paola Quintero has received admit to University of Oslo

Received admit for Masters Public International law in University of Oslo for August, 2017 intake. T...


Yusupha Sanyang

Yusupha Sanyang

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is there PhD space available at the University of Oslo

looking for admission into PhD in public health

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Aleyna Erim

Aleyna Erim

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Can I get a scholarship in Norway as an eighteen year old Turkish student?

I'm an eighteen year old Turkish student. I will get into some medicine faculty here this year. I be...
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