Universities in Norway


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/

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