University of Agder: Statistics

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#1528 of 14,131 In the World
#528 of 2,785 In Europe
#9 of 29 In Norway
#376 of 1,018 For Marine Engineering
Top50% For 20 other topics
Topical rankings

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
36%
Enrollment
9,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
uia.no
Languages
Norwegian;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate36%
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment9,500
Full time employee650
Student:staff ratio15:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,441
Citations
71,036

University of Agder majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,352 / 15,579
Engineering
1,270 / 18,425
Computer Science
1,110 / 15,130
Business
965 / 16,486
Medicine
835 / 14,249
Psychology
524 / 7,100
Mathematics
463 / 5,081
Economics
405 / 5,852
Automation and Control engineering
401 / 8,902
Environmental Science
354 / 5,369
Sociology
321 / 2,616
Political Science
279 / 1,905
Management Information Systems
270 / 6,560
Demography
243 / 4,896
Physics
225 / 4,124
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
222 / 1,880
Communications and Public Relations
221 / 2,821
Art & Design
216 / 1,730
Biology
210 / 3,163
Chemistry
178 / 1,818
Computer Networking
161 / 1,345
Math Teachers
154 / 783
Public Health
147 / 2,046
Healthcare Management (MHA)
146 / 1,366
Materials Science
130 / 1,065
Social Psychology
121 / 2,089
Nursing
121 / 1,605
Education Majors
118 / 729
Gerontology
109 / 3,402
Health Science
109 / 1,330
Physical Therapy
108 / 2,060
Project Management
108 / 1,966
Marketing
105 / 1,358
Geography and Cartography
101 / 1,188
Blockchain and Cryptography
94 / 552
Public Policy / Administration
93 / 1,274
Environmental Management
92 / 1,490
Cyber Security
92 / 1,730
Development Studies
90 / 1,436
Investment Banking and Stock trading
90 / 1,065

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1999 0 1
2000 1 4
2001 0 0
2002 3 1
2003 4 0
2004 7 9
2005 9 7
2006 7 14
2007 32 42
2008 116 132
2009 205 438
2010 276 833
2011 315 1568
2012 372 2482
2013 409 3750
2014 456 5426
2015 474 6360
2016 487 6831
2017 540 8596
2018 565 8923
2019 577 10626
2020 742 13172
2021 813 17466

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $500$500

The University of Agder has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Bachelor Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Information Sciences, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Religion, Social Sciences
Master Aquaculture, Art Management, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Community Health, Construction Engineering, Education, Educational Technology, Energy Engineering, English, Fine Arts, Health Administration, History, Human Resources, Industrial Management, Information Management, Information Technology, Literature, Management, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Nursing, Political Sciences, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Religion, Scandinavian Languages, Social Welfare, Sports, Teacher Training
Doktorgrad Administration, Applied Mathematics, Energy Engineering, Health Sciences, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Linguistics, Management, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Religion

University of Agder alumni

  1. Mette-Marit, Crown Princess of Norway

    Mette-Marit, Crown Princess of Norway
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1973-.. (age 50)
    Enrolled in the University of Agder
    Graduated with Examen philosophicum
    Occupations
    aristocrat
    Biography

    Mette-Marit, Crown Princess of Norway is the wife of Crown Prince Haakon. Haakon is the heir apparent to the throne, which means that should he ascend to the throne, she will automatically become Queen consort of Norway.

  2. Jørgen Løvland

    Jørgen Løvland
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1848-1922 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    politicianstatesperson
    Biography

    Jørgen Gunnarsson Løvland was a Norwegian educator and civil servant of the Liberal Party who served as the 10th prime minister of Norway from 1907 to 1908.

  3. Magnhild Meltveit Kleppa

    Magnhild Meltveit Kleppa
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1948-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Magnhild Meltveit Kleppa is a Norwegian politician for the Centre Party.

  4. Kenneth Kapstad

    Kenneth Kapstad
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1979-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    composerjazz musicianmusician
    Biography

    Kenneth Kapstad is a Norwegian musician (drums) from Trondheim, known as the drummer of the band Gåte (2004–05), and God Seed (2012-2015), and from collaborations within the bands Motorpsycho, Animal Alpha, Goat the Head and Monolithic.

All 10 notable alumni

General info

Alternative names UiA
Universitetet i Agder
Founded 1994
Accreditation Ministry of Education and Research (Kunnskapsdepartementet); Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (Nasjonalt organ for kvalitet i utdanningen – NOKUT)
Affiliations and memberships European University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

Address Postboks 422
Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, 4604
Norway
City population 64,000
Phone +47 38 14 10 00
Fax +47 38 14 10 01

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