Norwegian University of science and Technology

NTNU - facts and figures

Organization, budget and employees

  • 7 faculties and 48 departments.
  • Annual budget NOK 6 billion
  • 5000 person-years, of which 3000 are in academic or scientific positions and 36 per cent are women.
  • Close cooperation with SINTEF, an R&D organization with 1800 employees (both co-located with NTNU in Trondheim, and in Oslo).
  • Facilities (owned or rented) totalling 604 000 m2.

Studies

  • Specialization in technology and the natural sciences.
  • Also offers a range of bachelor's, master's and doctoral programmes in the humanities, social sciences, economics and public and business administration, and aesthetic disciplines.
  • Professional degree programmes in medicine, psychology, architecture, the fine arts, music, and teacher education, in addition to technology.
  • 23000 students, of which half studies technology and natural sciences.
  • 6000 participants in further education programmes.
  • About 4000 bachelor's and master's degrees awarded each year.
  • About 2600 international students.
  • Dozens of international student exchange programmes and more than 300 cooperative or exchange agreements with 60 universities worldwide.

 

Research, business and innovation

  • About 370 doctoral degrees awarded annually (40 % women).
  • More than 100 laboratories.
  • Participant in 105 projects in the European Commission's 7th framework programme.
  • Sponsorship and cooperation agreements with Norwegian and international business and industry.
  • The NTNU University Library has 12 branches, 2.2 million printed volumes, 564 000 electronic books, 16 000 electronic journals and 845 000 photographs (100 000 searchable in BIBSYS' image database).

 

Further information

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