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Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Norway

281st US-News World Ranking

Norwegian University of Science and Technology History

Norwegian University of Science and Technology also known as NTNU is a public research university located in Norway. The university dates back to 1760 with the foundation of Trondheim Academy followed by a series of mergers with higher education institutions subsequently being established in its present form in the year 1996.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology Programs, Courses and Schools

Norwegian University of Science and Technology has 9 faculties further divided into 65 departments. The university offers a wide array of programs in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Geosciences, Marine Technology, ICT and Natural Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Architecture and Planning, Management, Economics, Fine Arts, and Material Science to name a few.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology’s departments of Archaeology, Natural History, and Cultural History forms the NTNU University Museum.  Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences offers programs in Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Neuro-medicine and Movement Science, Circulation and Medical Imaging, Public Health and Nursing, and Systems Neuroscience.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology Campuses

Norwegian University of Science and Technology has three campuses in the cities of Trondheim, Gjovik, and Alesund in Norway. The university is largest in Norway and has a wide range of facilities available for students at all campuses. These facilities include libraries, students union, halls of residence and dormitories, and sports grounds.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology’s Trondheim campus is a hub of vibrant student life and is regarded as the best student town in Norway. The campus is the gateway to excellent hiking and skiing opportunities and enjoying the scenic natural beauty Norway has to offer.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology Achievements

Norwegian University of Science and Technology is home to 4377 research and scientific staff who conduct research in over 120 research centres and laboratories, carrying out over 2000 projects. These research centres contribute highly to Norway’s reputation as a research hub in the Scandinavian countries.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology is ranked 1st in the World for its corporate links according to Times Higher Education (THE) World Rankings. Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) ranks the university in the top 150 universities in the world.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology USP

Norwegian University of Science and Technology is regarded as the research excellence institution and has an established publishing fund actively publishing various research articles of global importance such as the Nordic Journal of Science and Technology. In fact, it is one of the few institutions in the world to publish its research projects in both English and Norwegian.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology has established 300 cooperative or exchange agreements with 60 universities worldwide, and several international student exchange programs. The university is highly selective thereby the acceptance rate is low. Moreover, there is no tuition fee for international students.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology Notable Alumni

Lars Onsager and Ivar Giaever (Nobel Prize Laureates), Julie Dahle Aagard (Norwegian Jazz musician), and Ove Alexander Billington (Norwegian jazz pianist and composer)

 

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2.8
GPA
30
IB
70
Percentage

Cost

Fees

No tuition fees

Deadlines

Bachelors: April 15

Masters: December 1

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

Norwegian University of Science and Technology Rankings

Global

281
US News
360
QS
101 -150
Shanghai
401 -500
Times Higher Education
262
GTU Rank

Regional

Norway
3
US News
2
Shanghai

Regional

Europe
126
US News
174
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

University Stats
40200

Students

University Stats
kr
78500

Tuition Fees

University Stats
kr
116369

Living Cost

University Stats
2.8

Avg. GPA

University Stats
30

Avg. IB

University Stats
70
%

Avg. Percentage

University Stats
6.5

Avg. IELTS

* All cost are in NOK

Reach Out

Trondheim, Ålesund,Norway

postmottak@ntnu.no

+4773595000

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