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UiO's international rankings

The University of Oslo is currently ranked as follows in four of the largest global university rankings:

Times Higher Education World University Rankings

  • Based on 13 indicators
  • 75 percent focus on research

UiO is ranked as nr. 1 in Norway and nr. 131 in the world (2020).

More about Times Higher Education World University Rankings (timeshighereducation.co.uk)

Shanghai Ranking, ARWU

  • Focus on research quality
  • High data quality

UiO is ranked as nr. 1 in Norway, nr. 3 in Scandinavia, nr. 18 i Europe and nr. 59 in the world. (2019)

More about Shanghai Ranking (shanghairanking.com)

QS World University Rankings

  • Former data provider for the Times Higher Education World University Rankings
  • 50 percent of the indicator weight comes from reputation surveys

UiO is ranked number 1 in Norway and number 113 in the world (2021).

More about QS World University Rankings (topuniversities.com)

Webometrics

  • Based on online indicators which rank over 15,000 universities
  • Ranks far more universities than other rankings

UiO is ranked as nr. 1 in Norway, nr. 3 in Scandinavia, nr. 16 in Europe and nr. 89 in the world (January 2020).

More about Webometrics (webometrics.info)

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Published May 16, 2017 3:02 PM - Last modified June 15, 2020 2:18 PM