University of Stavanger: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1330 of 14,131 In the World
#467 of 2,785 In Europe
#6 of 29 In Norway
#26 of 1,098 For Petroleum Engineering
Top50% For 50 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
26%
Enrollment
12,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Website
uis.no
Languages
Norwegian;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate26%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment12,000
Full time employee950
Student:staff ratio13:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
7,929
Citations
160,225

University of Stavanger majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
1,671 / 27,273
Business
1,337 / 36,256
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,322 / 24,967
Medicine
1,316 / 26,922
Psychology
908 / 30,634
Environmental Science
903 / 17,197
Computer Science
856 / 15,400
Chemistry
776 / 22,606
Physics
689 / 11,299
Mathematics
641 / 12,861
Economics
575 / 11,739
Biology
484 / 16,483
Geology
398 / 4,906
Materials Science
372 / 4,331
Sociology
350 / 6,658
Nursing
241 / 4,959
Social Psychology
230 / 11,738
Healthcare Management (MHA)
215 / 3,811
Health Science
213 / 3,736
Demography
211 / 5,711
Child Psychology
211 / 9,891
Petroleum Engineering
203 / 4,089
Art & Design
190 / 2,294
Risk Management
189 / 7,871
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
181 / 3,776
Marketing
171 / 8,047
Communications and Public Relations
170 / 5,099
Environmental Management
169 / 2,970
Political Science
167 / 896
Education Majors
165 / 2,400
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
164 / 2,922
Structural Engineering
158 / 993
Human Resource Management
155 / 4,356
Cyber Security
144 / 3,511
Project Management
136 / 1,909
Blockchain and Cryptography
134 / 1,451
Marine Engineering
134 / 445
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
133 / 2,395
Management Information Systems
132 / 1,978
Investment Banking and Stock trading
128 / 2,631

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1994 3 1
1995 7 3
1996 7 8
1997 9 31
1998 12 25
1999 17 40
2000 41 67
2001 54 151
2002 58 223
2003 78 396
2004 109 611
2005 111 1008
2006 164 1369
2007 179 1844
2008 258 2631
2009 338 3660
2010 358 4865
2011 447 6599
2012 426 7669
2013 466 9632
2014 494 11371
2015 547 13689
2016 591 14128
2017 783 16292
2018 776 17367
2019 913 21405
2020 1024 27011
2021 1083 32061

Tuition

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

Programs and Degrees

Bachelor Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Hotel and Restaurant, Law, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Sports, Tourism
Master Business Administration, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Hotel Management, Information Technology, Music, Natural Sciences, Social Work, Tourism, Town Planning
Doktorgrad Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Economics, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Natural Sciences

Notable alumni

  1. Hadia Tajik

    Hadia Tajik
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Enrolled in the University of Stavanger
    Graduated with Bachelor of Journalism
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Hadia Tajik is a Pakistani-Norwegian jurist, journalist and politician from the Labour Party. She served as Minister of Labour and Social Inclusion from 2021 to 2022. She previously served as Minister of Culture from 2012 to 2013. She was 29 years of age at the time and became the youngest minister to serve in the Norwegian government. She is the first Cabinet member that is a Muslim. Tajik has served as a Member of Parliament representing Rogaland since 2017, and Oslo from 2009 to 2017. She was also the party’s deputy leader from 2015 until 2022.

  2. Sarah Louise Rung

    Sarah Louise Rung
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    swimmer
    Biography

    Sarah Louise Rung is a Paralympic swimmer of Norway. She became a wheelchair user after a back surgery in 2008. She won two gold medals and two silver medals at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London. She also has several medals from both World- and European Championships. 2012 Summer Paralympics.

  3. Ingrid Fiskaa

    Ingrid Fiskaa
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    teacherpeace activistpolitician
    Biography

    Ingrid Fiskaa is a Norwegian activist and politician for the Socialist Left Party.

  4. Leif Johan Sevland

    Leif Johan Sevland
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Leif Johan Sevland is a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party.

  5. Solfrid Lerbrekk

    Solfrid Lerbrekk
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    mechanical engineerpoliticiantrade unionist
    Biography

    Solfrid Lerbrekk is a Norwegian politician. She was elected representative to the Storting for the period 2017–2021 for the Socialist Left Party.

  6. Margret Hagerup

    Margret Hagerup
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Margret Hagerup is a Norwegian politician. She was elected representative to the Storting for the period 2017–2021 for the Conservative Party.

  7. Lisa Marie Ness Klungland

    Lisa Marie Ness Klungland
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    nursepolitician
    Biography

    Lisa Marie Ness Klungland is a Norwegian politician.

General info

Alternative names UiS
Universitetet i Stavanger
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 Kristine Bonnevies vei 30
Stavanger, Rogaland, 4036
Norway
City population 145,000
Phone +47 51 83 10 00
Fax +47 51 83 10 50

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