University of Oslo

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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The Mathematics programme of the University of Oslo is based on the bachelor's programmes Mathematics with Informatics and Mathematics and Economics.


About the programme

The Mathematics programme of the University of Oslo gives you a basic introduction to mathematical axiomatic-deductive methodology. You learn to formulate stringent issues in a mathematical language suit, choose strategies for solving the problems, and provide logically accurate proof of your results.

The master's programme has two programme options:

  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics for Applications

Study environment

We know that students who are happy with their study environment are more likely to succeed with their studies.  Therefore we want you to enjoy being a student with us!

At the beginning of the study you have an opportunity to get to know both older and newer students and employees, in professional and social settings.  If you wonder about some practical aspect of your study, or need advice, please contact us.

The University of Oslo has a rich student life with more than 200 student associations. We encourage all our students to be socially active.  As a student you have access to pleasant study areas, both for studies and social activities, in near vicinity to the research environments.

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Topology
  • Commutative Algebra
  • Geometric Structures
  • Complex Analysis
  • Advanced Linear Analysis
  • Several Complex Variables

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have a bachelor’s degree comparable to a Norwegian bachelor’s degree.
  • 4-year bachelor's degree or Licence.
  • You must have a minimum grade average comparable to a Norwegian C in the required specialization. A Norwegian C is described as a good grade, generally comparable to an American B and a Second Class Upper in the British system.
  • Documentation of English language proficiency.
  • Scan and upload your official transcripts documenting that you have completed your upper secondary education.
  • You must scan and upload your official bachelor's degree certificate and academic transcript.
  • Documentation of financing.
  • Passport or ID card.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.


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