Norges idrettshøgskole

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world rank  5782

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University Overview

Established in 1968, Norges idrettshøgskole (Norwegian School of Sport Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Oslo (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge (Ministry of Education, Norway), Norges idrettshøgskole (NIH) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Norges idrettshøgskole (NIH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 51 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Norwegian higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Acronym NIH
Founded 1968 Origins date back to 1870

University Location

Address PB 4014, Ullevål Stadion
Oslo (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
0806 Oslo
Norway
T +47 23 26 20 00
F +47 22 23 42 20

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
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 entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office Sognsveien 220
Oslo 0806
+47 22 26 20 00

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge


Year of first Accreditation

1968


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (NOKUT)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019