Høgskolen i Østfold

country rank  5
world rank  1236

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University Overview

Established in 1994, Høgskolen i Østfold (Ostfold University College) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Halden (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Ostfold. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Fredrikstad. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge (Ministry of Education, Norway), Høgskolen i Østfold is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Høgskolen i Østfold offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 24 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Ostfold University College
Acronym
Founded 1994
Motto Kunnskap påvirker

University Location

Address Remmen
Halden (population range: 10,000-49,999)
1757 Ostfold
Norway
T +47 69 21 50 00
F +47 69 21 50 02
Other locations Fredrikstad

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Remmen
Halden 1757
+47 69 21 50 00

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 400-499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Høgskolen i Østfold's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (NOKUT)

Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 13 June 2018