Faculty of Social Science and Technology Management

Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management (IØT)

IØT has challenging and inspiring educational programmes and research projects in the cross-disciplinary field of technology management. Through its programmes of study, IØT educates candidates with a solid technological basis in methodology and theory on how to develop and manage technologically based organisations.


Participation in, and development of, research projects in close co-operation with Norwegian industry, the department is also developing models, tools and methods for how to manage Norwegian industry.

Focus areas:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Energy Economics
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Health, Environment and Safety
  • Industrial Economics 
  • International Marketing and Internationalisation
  • Logistics and Purchasing Management
  • Operations Research
  • Organisational Development
  • Project Management

More information about the areas of research.

Educational programmes also contain a solid basis in economics and organisational theory, and higher level courses utilise the research specialisations of the staff.

Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management

Phone: +47 73 59 35 11
Fax: +47 73 59 10 45
Email: iot@iot.ntnu.no

Head of Department: Monica Rolfsen

Postal address:
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management
Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management
7491 Trondheim

Visiting address:
Alfred Getz vei 3, 12th floor,
Sentralbygg I,
Opening hours: 8.00 - 15.45 (May - August: 08.00 - 15.00)