UiO is Norway's oldest institution for research and higher education, with 28,000 students and 7,000 employees. UiO celebrated its 200th anniversary in 2011. UiO has 8 faculties, 2 museums and several centers. In addition, UiO has 10 Norwegian Centres of Excellence.
Highligts from UiO's more than 200 years long history.
UiO bicentennial 2011
In connection with our bicentennial in 2011, we published stories about the University's contributions to society.