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University of Oslo

Norwegian public research university

From Wikipedia

The University of Oslo is a public research university located in Oslo, Norway. It is the oldest university in Norway. The Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked it the 58th best university in the world and the third best in the Nordic countries. In 2016, the Times Higher Education World University Rankings listed the university at 63rd, making it the highest ranked Norwegian university.

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What is University of Oslo known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#30 World Rank
Mathematics
#34 World Rank
Computer Science
#112 World Rank
Biology
#85 World Rank
Literature
#93 World Rank
Philosophy
#147 World Rank
Medical
#63 World Rank
Economics
#95 World Rank
Political Science
#128 World Rank
Chemistry
#104 World Rank
Psychology
#94 World Rank
History
#131 World Rank
Education
#140 World Rank
Physics
#126 World Rank
Law
#69 World Rank
Religious Studies
#41 World Rank
Anthropology
#32 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#131 World Rank
Communications
#347 World Rank
Business
#64 World Rank
Sociology
#489 World Rank
Engineering
#116 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#950 World Rank
Nursing
#627 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are University of Oslo's Most influential alumni?

University of Oslo 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Earth Sciences, and Computer Science

Anders Behring Breivik

Anders Behring Breivik

Norwegian far-right terrorist

Carl Sofus Lumholtz

Carl Sofus Lumholtz

Norwegian explorer

Axel Cappelen

Cardiac surgeon

Ragnhild Hatton

Norwegian historian

Petrit Selimi

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Kosovo

Jan Myrheim

Norwegian physicist

Even Hovdhaugen

Norwegian linguist

Kristian Skrede Gleditsch

Kristian Skrede Gleditsch

Political scientist

Viggo Brun

Viggo Brun

Norwegian mathematician

Kjell Kleppe

Kjell Kleppe

American reproductive biologist

Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen

Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen

American writer

Harald V of Norway

King of Norway