One of the World’s Best Design Schools


Red Dot Design Award is considered one of the world’s most prestigious design competitions. Oslo School of Architecture (AHO) is proud to have been ranked number 15 of 285 candidates.

“I am very pleased to inform and congratulate your organization for being ranked in this year’s Red Dot Design Ranking 2016 as one of the top universities in America and Europe for continuously and progressively, produce cutting edge and forward thinking product concepts,” writes Red Dot.

231116-oslo-chool-of-architecture-and-design“Your place in this ranking is a mark of great achievement in the area of design innovation.” is the comment from the jury.

AHO was ranked as number 15 of 285 candidates, a strong achievement indeed!
231116-red-dot-design-award Red Dot Design annually presents the top 15 educational design institutions in Europe and North and South America, based on achievements over the last five years. AHO is number fifteen on the 2016 ranking.

Pro rector and Head of the Institute of Design, Rachel Troye
Pro rector and Head of the Institute of Design, Rachel Troye

Pro rector and Head of the Institute of Design, Rachel Troye, is delighted with the result.
“The award means a lot in terms of internationalization and marketing of the school and our design education. Design at AHO has come a long way in a short time, both academically and in our educational programs. And the students work is outstanding! It is important that AHO is visible, and this shows that we have positioned ourselves internationally as a design school. We are very pleased with the result!”

The Red Dot Design Award competition was established in 1955 and is organized by the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, Germany.

Red Dot Design has, since 2011, awarded the best educational institutions based on cumulative achievements in the Red Dot Award: Design Concept over the past 5 years.

One of the World’s Best Design Schools, compiled by Admin