Universities in Norway

In Norway, there are around 37 public universities that offer tuition free education to international students. The list below contains some of the top universities in Norway. Kindly note that this list is non-exhaustive and may be updated with new information over time.  If you would like to study in Norway, you can begin your search for a suitable university from the list below. 

University of Oslo

Official Name: Universitetet i Oslo
Acronym: UiO
Founded: 1811
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English: All our bachelor's programmes are taught in Norwegian. Only master's programmes are offered in English.
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/Year
Admission Office: Education Office, PO Box 1081, Blindern Oslo 0316
University Website: http://www.uio.no/english/

Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Official Name: Norges teknisk-naturvitenskaplige universitet
Acronym: NTNU
Founded: 1968
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English: Over 60 International Master's Programmes, taught in English.
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: NTNU Trondheim 7491
University Website: http://www.ntnu.edu/

University of Bergen

Official Name: Universitetet i Bergen
Acronym: UiB
Founded: 1946
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English: A diversity of master's degree programmes are taught in English.
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: PO Box 7800 Bergen 5020
University Website: http://www.uib.no/en

University of Tromsø

Official Name: Universitetet i Tromsø
Acronym: UiT
Founded: 1968
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English: 2 Bachelor's and 47 Master's taught in English
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: Breivika Tromsø 9037
University Website: https://en.uit.no/startsida

University of Agder

Official Name: Universitetet i Agder
Acronym: UiA
Founded: 1994
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English: 14 Master's
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: Postboks 422, 4604 Kristiansand
University Website: http://www.uia.no/en

Ostfold University College

Official Name: Høgskolen i Østfold
Acronym: hiof
Founded: 1994
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English:
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: Remmen Halden 1757
University Website: http://www.hiof.no/frontpage?lang=eng

University of Stavanger

Official Name: Universitetet i Stavanger
Acronym: UiS
Founded: 1994
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English: 16 Master's programmes
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: Kristine Bonnevies vei 30 Stavanger 4036
University Website: http://www.uis.no/frontpage/

BI Norwegian Business School

Official Name: Handelshøyskolen BI
Acronym: BI
Founded: 1943
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral (Business & Social Sciences)
Degree programmes taught in English: 2 Bachelor's and 6 Master's
Tuition Fee Range: See official website
Admission Office: Nydalsveien 37 Oslo 0484
University Website: http://www.bi.edu/

Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Official Name: Norges miljø- og biovitenskapelige universitet
Acronym: NMBU
Founded: 1859
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English: 1 Bachelor's and 13 Master's programme in English
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: Postboks 5003 Aas 1432
University Website: https://www.nmbu.no/en

Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration

Official Name: Norges Handelshøyskole
Acronym: NHH
Founded: 1936
Kind of institution: Public
Degree programmes: Bachelor´s / Master´s / Doctoral
Degree programmes taught in English: 6 Master's programme
Tuition Fee Range: 0-750 EUR/year
Admission Office: Hellevien 30 Bergen 5045
University Website: https://www.nhh.no/en/