Universitetet i Oslo
Top 35%91 points
Top 35%
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55 universities
1781 - 1857
NaN% of all universitiesYes
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ARWU rank
tuition fees per year
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Universitetet i Oslo: 30 facts and highlights

1. tuition fees per year

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
25$
Aarhus University: 0$

2. tuition fees per year for international students

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
25$
Weizmann Institute of Science: 0$

3. year established

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2017.
1811
University of Oxford: 1096

4. cost of room and board

The approximate cost of room and board. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
4729$
Bauman Moscow State Technical University: 0$

5. US News rank

The U.S. News World's Best Universities rankings, based on the QS World University Rankings, evaluated schools in countries such as the United Kingdom, Australia, China, and more, and identified these to be the world's top universities. Source: U.S. News, 2017.
111
MIT: 1

6. academic staff

Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.
3344
University of British Columbia: 10186

7. Nobel laureats staff

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2017.
1
Harvard University: 66

8. library collection

With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2017.
3600000
Australian National University: 65500000

9. position on Times Higher Education ranking

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual ranking published by the British magazine “Times Higher Education”. Information is supplied by Thomson Reuters and provides performance based data. Main ranking indicators are based on the universities' core missions- teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.
217
California Institute of Technology: 1

10. Nobel laureats alumni

The total number of the alumni of an institution winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals. Alumni are defined as those who obtain bachelor, Master's or doctoral degrees from the institution. Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2017.
5
University of Cambridge: 78

11. enrolled students

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
26869
University of Rome La Sapienza: 128963

12. ARWU rank

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities, including the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Thomson Scientific, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index - Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance with respect to the size of an institution. Source: ARWU, 2017.
70
Harvard University: 1

13. graduate students

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
3050
University of Barcelona: 36036

14. sport facilities

Source: university's official website, 2017.
4
Texas A&M University: 30

15. undergraduate students

Undergraduate education is an education level taken in order to gain one's first tertiary degree. When you're studying at bigger university you have better possibilities of networking and usually an access to better resources. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
23819
University of Rome La Sapienza: 108648

16. enrolled international students

The percentage of international students among all students show if the university is attractive abroad and the level of diversity. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
13%
London School of Economics: 52%

17. extracurricular activities

A wide range of extracurricular activities, like sports, drama, choir classes, research trips, ect. shows that university supports not only academical interests of students but also their hobbies. Source: university's official website, 2017.
210
Pennsylvania State University: 1200

18. endowment

A financial endowment is a transfer of money and/or property donated to an institution. In the United States, the endowment is often integral to the financial health of educational institutions. Alumni or friends of institution sometimes contribute capital to the endowment. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
0.87$ billion
Harvard University: 32$ billion

19. student unions

A students' union, student government, free student union, student senate, students' association, guild of students or government of student body is a student organization present in many colleges and universities and many high schools. In higher education, the students' union is often accorded its own building on the campus, dedicated to social, organisational activities, representation and academic support of the membership. Source: university's official website, 2017.
200
Arizona State University: 1100

20. Has university dormitories

The university has its own halls of residence available for students. These can provide an exciting social life, and sometimes work out cheaper than private accommodation.
Universitetet i Oslo
80% have it

21. dorm capacity

The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
7700
University of California, Los Angeles: 25147

22. highly cited researchers

The number of highly cited researchers in 21 subject categories. These individuals are the most cited within each category. Thomson Reuters, which did the data crunching for THE, combed through 6 million journal articles published over a five-year period, and then calculated how many times those articles were cited by other scholars. Source: Thomson Reuters, 2017.
5
Stanford University: 103

23. Has a museum

Source: university's official website, 2017.
Universitetet i Oslo
78% have it

24. tuition fee growth rate

A lower growth rate for tuition fees indicates that the cost of studying at the university is not increasing too quickly year on year. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
0%
University of Heidelberg: -100%

25. students from international exchange programs

A student exchange program is a program where students from a secondary school or university study abroad at one of their institution's partner institutions. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
1438
New York University: 8660

26. Turing Award winners

The ACM A.M. Turing Award is an annual prize given by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) to an individual selected for contributions of a technical nature made to the computing community. The Turing Award is recognized as the highest distinction in Computer science and Nobel Prize of computing. Source: ACM A.M. Turing's website, 2017.
2
Stanford University: 28

27. staff with PhD

What percent of the university staff have PhDs. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
25%
Colorado State University: 99%

28. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
2
University of Rome La Sapienza: 21

29. students away on international exchange programs

A student exchange program is a program where students from a secondary school or university study abroad at one of their institution's partner institutions. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
1460
University College Dublin: 5000

30. companies established by graduates

With a high number of companies established by graduates, you can assume that the faculty encourages entrepreneurship. Source: Forbes Global 2000, 2017.
0
Harvard University: 17

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