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Facts and Figures

The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Oslo was established in 1814 and is Norway’s oldest medical school. The teaching and research at the Faculty ranges from basic biomedical subjects, via clinical subjects, to health subjects, and has a prominent international profile. The Faculty attaches importance to dissemination and innovation activities.

Key figures 2017

Faculty of Medicine

Institute of Health and Society

Institute of Basic Medical Studies

Institute of Clinical Medicine

Centre for Molecular Medicine Norway (NCMM)

Scientific publications 2391 481 385 1469 55
Professional study 1  1 1 1
Master’s programmes 9  7 1 1
Bachelor’s programmes 1  1
Registered students1 2161  783 587 740
Candidates on the PhD programme2 1352 209 131 1003 6
Completed doctorates 223 28 22 167 3
Academic full-time equivalents 753 172 197 300 47
Academic employees 1375 458 239 620 49
Technical full-time equivalents 150 3 56 69 18
Technical employees 187 4 70 92 18
Administrative full-time equivalents 237 44 32 75 8
Administrative employees 281 52 40 97 8
Finances – total income 1294 million 202 million 301 million 486 million 14 million3
Proportion of the budget funded by external sources 41 % 53 % 45 % 49 % 36 % 4
Active research projects throughout the year with external funding 741 176 210 308 38

1 The Faculty's professional study programme in medicine consists of 12 semesters and has a total of 1,244 students. The cited number of student for the institutes includes the institute’s share of the medical students and the number of students on bachelor's and master's programmes (a total of 866 at the Faculty). The number of students at the Faculty also includes 10 students on the research option, 37 visiting exchange students (25 on the professional study programme in medicine, 5 at the master's level and 7 at the bachelor's level) and 4 exchange students in clinical internships.

2 The number of candidates as per spring 2017 was reported to the Database for Statistics on Higher Education (DBH) on 15 February 2018.

3 This figure shows part of the recognised income in the Faculty of Medicine’s budget. NCMM has a total income of NOK 106 million in its budget, including all external funding.

4 This figure indicates the share of external funding in the recognised income in the Faculty of Medicine’s budget. NCMM’s own figures, including all external funding, is 55%.

 

Published Oct. 3, 2017 5:21 PM - Last modified July 11, 2018 12:29 PM