About studies

Academic system

Here you will information about the Academic system at The University of Oslo.


As a student at UiO, you have rights and obligations, and it is important that you familiarize yourself with these.

Recognition of foreign education

If you have foreign education, you can apply for approval of the education in Norway. There are several ways to apply for recognition of foreign education, depending on how you plan to use the education.

Academic calendar

In the Academic calendar you will find the dates for when the semester starts and ends, when vacations are etc.