Events

Upcoming

Time and place: May 3, 2017 1:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Nobel Peace Center

The Nobel Peace Center was opened in 2005 by HRH King Harald V of Norway in a ceremony attended by the royal families of Norway and Sweden. Nobel Peace Prize laureate Wangari Maathai was also present. The Center has since welcomed more than 400,000 visitors (as of 1 October 2009).

Time and place: May 8, 2017 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM, Inside the entrance to the museum

Edvard Munch is considered a pioneer in Expressionism and possibly Norway's most famous painter through all times.

Time: May 11, 2017 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for a tour of the Opera House!

Time: May 21, 2017 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

We hope for nice weather so we can enjoy a lovely day out on a few of the islands in the Oslo Fjord.

Time and place: Aug. 11, 2017 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Oslo Central Station, beneath the big timetable

You will meet a welcome committee at the Oslo Central Station and get help trough your first steps. We will meet inside Oslo Central Station by the big screen (clock) close to Burger King and the ticket machines. We will wear red UiO t-shirts, so you will be able to see us.

Time and place: Aug. 14, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Universitetsplassen, Karl Johans gate 47

The University of Oslo greets all new students with a traditional ceremony at the University Square.

Time: Aug. 15, 2017

At the Orientation Day we will provide you with important information about studying at UiO, student life at UiO and in Oslo, and how to register with the Police.

Time and place: Aug. 16, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Idrettsbygningen (the sports building)

The Oslo Police Department will be present at UiO and assist students that are non-EU citizens to register that you have arrived in Norway and to book an appointment.

Time: Sep. 1, 2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

UiO celebrates its 206th anniversary on Friday 1 September. The programme includes lectures, a cake feast, the award ceremony with conferment of Doctor philosophiae honoris causas for 2017, UiO’s four prizes and HM the King’s gold medals in the University Aula and a reception with tapas in the Domus Bibliotheca. Everybody is welcome!

Previous

Time and place: Apr. 27, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Samfunnet Bislet

Do you want to learn a new language or improve your language skills? Join the monthly Language Café.

Time and place: Apr. 22, 2017 7:00 PM - Apr. 23, 2017 12:30 AM, Ole Johan Dahls hus, Escape

We once again want to welcome you all to an OSI dance party with Jack&Jill competition in West Coast Swing!

Time and place: Apr. 4, 2017 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM, Stortinget, Akersgata

Join us for a tour of the Norwegian Parliament!

Time and place: Mar. 30, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Samfunnet Bislet

Do you want to learn a new language or improve your language skills? Join the monthly Language Café.

Time and place: Mar. 22, 2017 12:15 PM - 3:00 PM, SiO kursrom, Fredrikke Building

A job interview is an integral part of the job application process. Attend the job interview workshop if you would like to learn more about the Norwegian job interview.

Time: Mar. 21, 2017 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for a tour of the Opera House!

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2017 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM, Stortinget, Akersgata

Join us for a tour of the Norwegian Parliament!

Time and place: Mar. 3, 2017 1:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Nobel Peace Center

The Nobel Peace Center was opened in 2005 by HRH King Harald V of Norway in a ceremony attended by the royal families of Norway and Sweden. Nobel Peace Prize laureate Wangari Maathai was also present. The Center has since welcomed more than 400,000 visitors (as of 1 October 2009).

Time and place: Feb. 14, 2017 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM, Sophus Lies auditorium

Welcome to the first debate between this year's rectorial candidates. This might be the day you decide who you think should head our university.

Time and place: Sep. 15, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM, Old Festive Hall

The Arne Naess Symposium invites all the participants to imagine bold and novel scenarios of a more sustainable future.

Time and place: June 29, 2016 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Litteraturhuset (Wergeland)

Meet two of the world’s leading scholars on the relation between biological and cultural evolution - David Sloan Wilson, SUNY Binghamton and Terrence W. Deacon, UC Berkeley. Subsequent panel discussion with Kalle Moene, Thomas Hylland Eriksen, Henrik Sinding-Larsen and the audience.