• NTNU Main Building in Aurora Borealis
    Tenure-track positions available – Onsager Fellowships
  • Photo Geir Mogen
    NTNU Research Excellence - Research in the Top International League
  • Illustration - NTNU headhunts the best and the brightest
    NTNU offers more than 35 International Master's Programmes, taught in English


Marisa Di Sabatino in the solar cell lab. Photo: Per Henning, NTNU.

NTNU has strong research communities in science and technology, the social sciences, teacher education, the arts and humanities, medicine, architecture and fine art.

The Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience, four centres of excellence, six centres for research-based innovation, two centres for eco-friendly energy and two K.G. Jebsen Centres are hosted by NTNU.

Try our guide to NTNU experts if you're looking for experts on different topics.

Work at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Twelve tenure-track positions available now through the Onsager Fellowship programme – developed to recruit young, internationally recognized researchers.

Work and live in Trondheim. Founded more than 1,000 years ago, Trondheim is big enough to host a full range of cultural offerings, yet small enough to offer family-friendly and safe surroundings.

NTNU offers cutting-edge research opportunities and a welcoming work environment.


NTNU Approved as First Norwegian Partner in Climate-KIC

(11 May 2015) Climate-KIC Nordic is pleased to announce that our first Norwegian partner, NTNU, has now been approved. This is the very first KIC collaboration in Norway. 

Clay can be used for carbon capture

(8 April 2015) Ordinary clay can be as good as more advanced materials for capturing carbon dioxide.

More news from NTNU

Main building campus Gløshaugen. Photo.


23,000 students

40 international master's programmes

90% employed within 4 months

367 doctoral dissertations in 2014

Video: Moser and Moser about their research

NTNU neuroscientists May-Britt and Edvard Moser won the The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2014 for their pioneering work in the field of brain research. (Video from 2011).

Video: Winter in Trondheim

Curious about how how much winter there is in Trondheim? Watch the video above. For course related videos, presentations and glimpses from university life, check out NTNU Open video and NTNU on Youtube.

Services and resources

NTNU University Library

NTNU University Library

Your source for scientific information