Student Exchange at the Faculty of Medicine

— Information to Incoming Exchange Students

NTNU participates in numerous student exchange and placement programmes, including the Socrates/Erasmus programme, the Leonardo da Vinci programme and NORDPLUS. In addition there are cooperative agreements with universities in many countries.

The Faculty of Medicine offers several courses that are open for exchange students. Below you find lists of such courses taught in English.

Medical Doctor Programme

Course

Credits

Semester

MD4041 Semester IID for International Students ('English Semester')

Semesterhandbook for semester IID

30.0

Autumn

Courses at Bachelor's Level:

Course

Credits

Semester

MFEL1010 Introduction to Medicine for Non-Medical Students (self-tuition)

7.5

Autumn or Spring

NEVR2010 Introduction to Neuroscience

15.0

Autumn

NEVR2030 Condensed Introduction to Neuroscience

7.5

Autumn

Courses at Master's Level:

Course

Credits

Semester

KLH3002 Epidemiology I

7.5

Autumn

KLH3015 Qualitative Research Methods 7.5 Autumn
KLH3100 Introduction to Medical Statistics 7.5 Autumn
KLH3101 Obesity: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology and Consequenses 7.5 Spring
KLH3103 Lifestyle Treatment of Obesity 7.5 Spring
MFEL3010 Medicine for Students of Natural Sciences and Technology 7.5 Autumn

MOL3000 Introduction to Molecular Medicine

7.5

Autumn

MOL3001 Medical Genetics

7.5

Spring

MOL3005 Immunology

7.5

Autumn

MOL3007 Functional Genomics

7.5

Spring

MOL3008 Analytical Techniques and Instrumentation 7,5 Spring

MOL3009 Biobanking

7.5

Autumn

MOL3010 Animal Cell Culture (self-tuition)

7.5

Autumn

MOL3014 Nanomedicine I - Bioanalysis

7.5

Autumn

MOL3015 Nanomedicine II - Therapy

7.5

Spring

MOL3018 Medical Toxicology 7.5 Spring

MOL3019 Applied Bioinformatics

7.5

Spring

MOL3020 Virology 7.5 Spring

NEVR3001 Basic Neuroscience

7.5

Autumn

NEVR3002 Systems Neuroscience 7.5 Autumn

NEVR3003 Behavioural and Cognitive Neuroscience

7.5

Spring

NEVR3004 Neural Networks

7.5

Spring

PH3000 Global Health 15 Autumn
PH3001 Health Policy 7.5 Spring
PH3002 Innovation in Global Health 7.5 Spring

Courses in Exercise Physiology and Sport Sciences are not open for student exchange. Other courses require skills in Norwegian language.

Courses at PhD Level:

Course

Credits

Semester

KLMED8003 Quality of Life

4.0

Spring

KLMED8004 Medical Statistics, Part I

7.5

Autumn

KLMED8005 Medical Statistics, Part II

7.5

Spring

KLMED8007 Clinical Research

5.0

Autumn

MEDT8002 Ultrasound Imaging

7.5

Autumn

MEDT8007 Simulation Methods in Ultrasound Imaging

7.5

Autumn or Spring

MEDT8008 Clinical MR Spectroscopy

5.0

Spring

MEDT8010 Metabolomics? Methods and Applications

7.5

Autumn

MEDT8011 Introduction to MR Imaging

4.0

Autumn

MOL8001 Molecular Physiology: Mechanisms and Methods

4.5

Autumn

MOL8002 Molecular Mechanisms of Host Defence

9.0

Autumn

MOL8003 Microarray Technology and Data Analysis - with Laboratory Training

7.5

Spring

MOL8004 Microarray Technology and Data Analysis - without Laboratory Training

4.5

Spring

MOL8006 Receptor Signalling and Trafficking

10.0

Spring

SMED8004 Introduction to Research

5.0

Autumn or Spring

SMED8015 Qualitative Research Methods

7.5

Autumn

Please note that some of these courses may be cancelled if too few students register for examination.

The normal workload per semester is 30 credits.

Questions?

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about courses or degree programmes at the Faculty of Medicine or about studying at NTNU and living in Trondheim.

For information about application procedures and admission, please contact the Office of International Relations

For information about the content and structure of courses and degree programmes, please contact The Faculty of Medicine, Section of Student and Academic Affairs:

Email: studie@medisin.ntnu.no, Telephone: + 47 72 82 07 00

Application Procedures

Application deadlines and procedures are described here.