Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering

Exchange Students


11 August: Matriculation Ceremony

Matriculation Ceremony 2015

When: Tuesday 11 August, 09.00 
Where: On the lawn behind the Main Building, Gløshaugen

10–16 August: NTNU Orientation week

New international students are invited to NTNUs Orientation week 

18 August: Meet the Faculty

Meet the Faculty

Meet your teachers and the Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering at our information meeting for new international students.

When: Tuesday 18 August, 09:45
Where: Auditorium EL6, Elektrobygget, Gløshaugen

Living in Trondheim

You can apply to stay for one or two semesters as an exchange student or free mover at NTNU.
Most of our courses are open to all exchange students accepted by NTNU.

Courses taught in English

Courses at master's level are usually taught in English.
Exams are in English, and most textbooks used are English.

Courses are usually given once a year. Either in the autumn or the spring semester.

Our Courses Covers the Fields of:

  • Communication Networks and Networked Services 
  • Computer Science and Informatics  -  [Course Dependencies]
  • Electronics
  • Electric Power and Energy and Environmental Engineering 
  • Engineering Cybernetics
  • Mathematics

Courses taught in English


Projects, Specialization, and Master's Thesis

If you wish to complete a master's thesis, project, or a specialization course your application will be considered on an individual basis.

Courses to Avoid

  • Courses at PhD level are normally not open to exchange students.
  • The courses IT2901 and IT3604 are restricted and not recommended for exchange students.
  • The courses IT3402, TT3010, and TDT4290 are not open for exchange students.


Apply to the Office of International Relations

Visit the web pages of the NTNU Office of international relations to learn more about:


Student Advisor