country rank  9
world rank  2127

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University Overview

Established in 2018, OsloMet (Oslo Metropolitan University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Oslo (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kjeller. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge (Ministry of Education, Norway), OsloMet (OsloMet) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. OsloMet (OsloMet) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 2 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 Oslo Metropolitan University
Acronym OsloMet
Founded 2018 Merger between Oslo University College (1994) and Akershus University College (1994)
Colours Yellow

University Location

Address Pilestredet 46
Oslo (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
0167 Oslo
T +47 67 23 50 00
F +47 22 45 30 65
Other locations Kjeller

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Samordna opptak, Postboks 1175
Oslo 0318

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to OsloMet's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education NOKUT

Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

Academic Structure


Social Media


OsloMet's Facebook page for social networking OsloMet's Facebook page


OsloMet's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates OsloMet's Twitter page


OsloMet's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


OsloMet's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos OsloMet's YouTube page


OsloMet's Instagram or Flickr account for photos

Online Courses

iTunes U

Not reported

Open Education Consortium

Not reported

Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020