About the Faculty

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the University of Oslo holds a long and proud tradition within research and education in Norway.

The research that is conducted covers a broad field of subjects within natural sciences and technology. The Faculty has several excellent research environments and competent researchers, many of who are cutting edge within their areas of specialization both nationally and internationally.

Facts about the Faculty

  • About 6000 students
  • About 800 doctoral candidates
  • About 1100 academic staff
  • About 450 adminstrative
    and technical staff

Get in contact

Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
University of Oslo
Po.Box 1032 Blindern
N-0315 OSLO

Tlf: (47) 22 85 52 00
Email: postmottak@mn.uio.no

Dean Election 2020

Sitting Vice Dean for Research Solveig Kristensen and Center Leader Bjørn Jamtveit at Njord are elected as new Dean and Vice Dean for Research for the period of January 1 2021 – December 31 2024. They have appointed sitting Vice Dean for Education Knut Mørken to continue his work as Vice Dean.

Visiting address:

Sem Sælandsvei 24
0371 Oslo
Physics Building, east wing

Gender equality

The Faculty shall enhance the ability of the individual employee and student – regardless of gender – to develop their academic competence in an inspiring working and learning environment.



today Sep.
9:00 AM, Academic Writing Centre, Georg Sverdrups hus
today Sep.
10:00 AM, Zoom: Academic Writing Centre