Oslo School of Architecture and Design: Statistics

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#4505 of 14,131 In the World
#1166 of 2,785 In Europe
#21 of 29 In Norway
#6 of 11 In Oslo
#710 of 1,272 For Interior Design
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
14%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
aho.no
Languages
Norwegian

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate14%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Vitnemål fra videregående skole); Entrance examination
Academic CalendarAugust to June (August - December; January-June)

We've calculated the 14% acceptance rate for Oslo School of Architecture and Design based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

Oslo School of Architecture and Design has published 284 scientific papers with 1,245 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Engineering, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Art & Design, Philosophy, Political Science, Geography and Cartography, Business, and Law.

Publications
284
Citations
1,245

Oslo School of Architecture and Design majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
224 / 968
Engineering
192 / 667
Computer Science
166 / 829
Environmental Science
160 / 595
Art & Design
139 / 439
Philosophy
137 / 624
Political Science
134 / 686
Geography and Cartography
128 / 428
Business
126 / 675
Law
121 / 614
Sociology
116 / 555
History
116 / 361
Archaeology
106 / 336
Fashion Design
99 / 338
Physics
81 / 262
Biology
77 / 380
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
70 / 419
Linguistics
70 / 336
Psychology
69 / 229
Geology
63 / 277
Ecology
61 / 264
Human-Computer Interaction
61 / 244
Medicine
57 / 159
Mechanical Engineering
57 / 186
Architecture
52 / 110
Management Information Systems
51 / 455
Marketing
48 / 396
Management
47 / 221
Economics
47 / 181
Quantum and Particle physics
44 / 100
Chemistry
44 / 136
Paleontology
42 / 232
Aesthetics
40 / 115
Mathematics
39 / 151
Architectural Engineering
39 / 112
Literature
37 / 75
Civil Engineering
32 / 73
Social Psychology
31 / 87
Development Studies
30 / 123
Materials Science
29 / 95

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 0
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 1 0
1999 0 0
2000 2 0
2001 0 1
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 1
2005 0 0
2006 1 0
2007 3 1
2008 3 2
2009 12 9
2010 18 8
2011 13 18
2012 11 32
2013 13 49
2014 17 87
2015 8 56
2016 24 63
2017 22 51
2018 23 70
2019 27 91
2020 21 110
2021 25 192
2022 31 269
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Tuition

The tuition table for Oslo School of Architecture and Design gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per year)
Bachelor of Architecture 120,000 NOK
Master of Architecture 120,000 NOK
Bachelor of Design 120,000 NOK
Master of Design 120,000 NOK

Currency is Norwegian Krone (NOK)

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Oslo School of Architecture and Design.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology No No No
Business No No No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences No No No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No
Master Architecture, Design, Development Studies, Landscape Architecture
Doktorgrad Architecture, Industrial Design

Notable alumni

  1. Sverre Fehn

    Sverre Fehn
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1924-2009 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    architectprofessor
    Biography

    Sverre Fehn was a Norwegian architect.

  2. Kirsten Sand

    Kirsten Sand
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1895-1996 (aged 101)
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Kirsten Eleonore Helena Sand was a Norwegian architect. In 1919, she became the first woman to graduate with full technical competence in architecture from the Norwegian Institute of Technology (NTH). Until the Second World War, she ran her own practice in Oslo where she designed private homes. After the war, she contributed to reconstruction projects, especially in Troms County in northern Norway.

Oslo School of Architecture and Design faculties and divisions

Institute : Architecture Architecture
Institute : Design Design, Industrial Design
Institute : Form, Theory and History Architecture, Design, History, Museum Studies
Institute : Urbanism and Landscape Planning Landscape Architecture, Town Planning, Urban Studies

General information

Alternative names AHO
Arkitektur- og designhøgskolen i Oslo
Founded 1961
Accreditation Ministry of Education and Research (Kunnskapsdepartementet); Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (Nasjonalt organ for kvalitet i utdanningen – NOKUT)
Motto Benign, lest ye risk being eight

Location and contacts

Address PO Box 6768 St. Olavs Square
Oslo, 0130
Norway
City population 693,000

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