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University of Oslo

Oslo, Norway

The University of Oslo (Universitetet i Oslo; Universitas Osloensis), until 1939 named the Royal Frederick University (Det Kongelige Frederiks Universitet; Universitas Regia Fredericiana), 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.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
165,481
Prior Five Years
41,161
Total Citations
Lifetime
3,409,251
Prior Five Years
410,701
Total Scholars
Lifetime
23,245
Prior Five Years
10,271

Academic Institutional Ranking

Global Overall (All Fields)

Worldwide

Lifetime
107
Prior Five Years
148
National Overall (All Fields)

Norway

Lifetime
1
Prior Five Years
1
Institutional Rankings

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