Published May 27, 2020 11:53 AM

Unfortunately we don't have the possibility of prolonging the trial access for product testing of ClinicalKey Student which gave access to some of the recommended literature electronically the last two months. Access to ClinicalKey Student will therefore end on 31st of May.

The Medical library can assist in searching for literature and getting access to alternative literature. They can be contacted on

The list of recommended literature can be found on the course pages of the different subjects/modules. For module 6 on the medicine programme all the recommended literature is gathered on

Published May 14, 2020 11:25 AM

SHE (Centre for Sustainable Health Education) announces NOK 200,000 in scholarships for students at the Faculty of Medicine.

The projects can result in different formats, for example podcasts, e-learning programs, peer-to-peer teaching, chronicles, feature articles, or the like. Projects that promote interdisciplinary collaboration between different programmes and/or are relevant to a large part of the students at the faculty will be of particular interest. Collaboration between teacher(s) and student(s) is also welcome.

Assessment and implementation of the projects are planned before summer 2020 and the projects have to be completed by November 1st. There is no upper limit on the size of the individual grants.

Deadline: May 31th 2020.

Published Apr. 21, 2020 10:51 AM

On Friday 17 April students at UiO received an e-mail and SMS to participate in the national survey TAKE CARE.

UiO encourages everyone to respond to the survey!

Published Mar. 17, 2020 9:54 AM

The buildings at UiO have been open to those who are going to collect assets, but will be closed completely to students from Tuesday 17 March at 15.00!

Published Mar. 13, 2020 12:09 PM

UIO's buildings are locked, but it is still possible for students and staff to enter with their card and code to retrieve books and other important things to work and study from home. If you are covered by the quarantine rules, or have any symptoms of respiratory tract infection or the like, you cannot under any circumstances enter the building.
Until further notice, students can come in with card and code to collect things, but one cannot remain in the building over a longer period of time. Guards will monitor the situation.

Follow the website information for students at MED for updated information.

Published Feb. 27, 2020 1:01 PM

Please read the information about the coronoa virus from The University of Oslo. 


MED student information

Published Feb. 27, 2020 10:05 AM

The ISS offers a limited number of off-campus scholarships for UiO program students to experience the unique international academic environment at the Summer School. The 2020 session will be held from June 20 to July 31.

Application deadline 1st of March.

Read more about terms and conditions and how to apply


Published Feb. 11, 2019 1:02 PM

The application deadline for European Master in Health Economics and Management is 1. March. More about admission.


Published Feb. 21, 2018 4:11 PM

On March 2nd, and April 23rd you can visit UiO’s exam location Silurveien 2 where you will sit your exam later this autumn.

The exam location is off campus, so the Open House event gives you a chance to find your way to Silurveien, see the exam location and you can also take a test exam.

You are welcome to attend the Open House event on one of the following dates (no registration is required):

  • March 2nd, 10:00-14:00, Silurveien 2, building B, 3rd floor
  • April 23th, 10:00-14:00, Silurveien 2, building B, 3rd floor
Published Dec. 15, 2017 3:08 PM

At the Faculty of medicine we take matters of sexual  harassment very seriously.

If you have something you want to report, do not hesitate to use the Speak up-system

Questions? Contact MED Student Information


Published Apr. 6, 2017 2:58 PM

Wristwatches are not allowed during school examinations from 18th of April at the university.

Wristwatches must henceforth be put away in bags, jackets or the like together with cell phones, MP3 players and other electronic equipment. During a school examination, an available wristwatch may henceforth be considered as attempted cheating on par with the use of other illegal aids.

There will be visible clocks in all examination rooms, so that the candidates are able to keep track of time. By digital examination, it is also possible to keep track of time on the computer.

Questions? Contact MED student information



Published Aug. 22, 2016 12:45 PM

Welcome to The Ethics of Testing Second Best Treatments in Developing Countries

Open guest lecture by Ezekiel J. Emanuel. The event starts with a reception at 2:45 PM. There will be light refreshments and a chance to network and mingle. The guest lecture starts at 3:30 PM. Registration before August 18.

Does everyone deserve the world's highest quality health tests and treatments? Is it ever ethical to provide people with less effective or more toxic care? Similarly, is the Declaration of Helsinki right in requiring all new interventions be tested against the world's "best proven intervention(s)"? What about the WHO, which provides conflicting advice?

Despite decades of debate, these questions, and the larger dilemma of health care quality, remain unsolved. Through examination of such cases as anti-retroviral treatment for HIV/AIDS and cervical cancer screening, Dr. Emanuel will defend the controversial position that i...

Published Mar. 4, 2016 9:25 AM

The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Oslo has made a short
film about epigenetics, and about how two identical twins can end up with two different personalities.
Is it the environment or genes? Or both?

The Faculty of Medicine wishes to encourage good dissemination of
research that is easy and understandable in teaching.

A project group from the Faculty of Medicine is therefore presenting a new way of merging research and teaching.

We hope you will like it and share it: