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University of Oslo Faculty of Law Oslo, Norway

Cornell Law School can send up to two students to Oslo each academic year.  Spring placements might be possible but students must be prepared to arrange early examination times directly with their faculty members.

Language of Instruction


The University of Oslo Law Faculty is the oldest, largest and best in Norway and one of the best in Scandinavia, as well as Europe as a whole. It is located Oslo, the capital and largest city in Norway.

Academic Calendar
Fall: Mid-August – Mid- December
Spring: Early-January– Mid-June

Courses and Credits

The University of Oslo Law Faculty offers a large curriculum of English-language courses, typically 60-70 each year.

Cornell students must enroll in at least three courses, totaling at least 30 ECTS (Oslo's European Credit Transfer System units), Oslo's standard for a full academic load.

Further Information

Interested students should consult the University of Oslo Faculty of Law website for more details.