Master´s Degree Programme, 2 years

Product and System Design

– About Product and System Design

Advanced Maritime Operations are in the center of Western Norway’s shipping activities. The future for product- and system design is unlimited. You can be part of moulding the offshore-future with a Master’s Degree in Product and System Design from NTNU in Ålesund.

The program focuses on the design of ship equipment and maritime systems. You will be challenged in developing new solutions that are safe, environmentally friendly and efficient. You will learn about advanced systems that include robots, cranes and winches used in deck solutions which address the complex interactions between operators.

You will also concentrate on the maritime operations that the ship is performing, and you will be simulating these operations in order to design the required maritime systems in the most efficient way.

Part of the program combines theory and practice by students spending time with the nearby maritime companies. The maritime cluster around Ålesund is among the most complete in the World, and Norwegian maritime enterprises together form an internationally competitive, expertise-based industry that comprises an unrivalled degree of professionalism.

You will acquire skills and attitudes to act efficiently within the design of maritime products and systems in the offshore industry throughout the world.

The 2-year international Master in Ship Design share some of the courses with this program.

See academic calendar 2017/2018.