New student at Petroleum Engineering/Geosciences?

Welcome!

All new students must be present on Monday, August 10th, 2015 and participate in Orientation Week and the Matriculation Ceremony in week 34.

Monday, August 10th- Sunday, August 16th, 2015 - Orientation week for International and exchange students
Orientation week
New student in Trondheim

Tuesday August 11th, 2015 - Matriculation Ceremony
09.15 Matriculation Ceremony part 1
 takes place at the lawn outside the main building of Campus Gløshaugen.
12.00 Matriculation Ceremony part 2Auditorium S7.
The Matriculation Ceremony is compulsory for all new students at NTNU. Make sure you get registered.

See more information to students admitted to an International Master’s Programme.

If you have any questions, please contact study advisors at the IVT-faculty by email: studier@ivt.ntnu.no

 

Master's degree programme, 2 years

(MSc in) Petroleum Engineering/Petroleum Geosciences

– About the programmes

Are you interested in the exploration and production of oil and gas? Would you like to develop knowledge crucial to value creation and the safe, efficient and environmentally-friendly exploration of the natural resources on the continental shelf?

Platform Leg, Photo: Åsgard. OLF Norge.
Photo: Platform leg, Åsgard. OLF


These two international Master programmes are taught in English, and fully integrates Norwegian and foreign students. All courses award 7.5 ECTS credits.

The programmes focus on the following areas of activity:

  • Exploration and production of oil and gas on the Norwegian continental shelf
  • Methods for increased oil recovery factor
  • Develop platform solutions and subsea production equipment for great water depths
  • Demands for environmental considerations in the northern regions.

Specialization options

Specialization can be obtained within the areas drilling technology, petroleum production, reservoir technology, petroleum geology/geophysics, seismology and reservoir seismology. Examples of specialization could be:

  • Interpretation of geological data from an oil company
  • Modelling of processes within our fields with calibration tests in the laboratory
  • Evaluation of practical problems in offshore operations.

Facts about the programmes

Degree type:
International Master's (MSc) / 2 years

Language of instruction: English

Programme codes:
MSG1
MSG2

Number of students admitted:
Petroleum Engineering: 28
Petroleum Geosciences: 21

Location:
Trondheim, Valgrinda

Host Faculty
Engineering Science and Technology

Application Deadlines


15 APRIL: Norwegian applicants
If you are a Norwegian citizen and hold a bachelor's degree from Norway. See admission procedures.

1 MARCH: Nordic applicants
The 1 March deadline may apply if you have a bachelor's degree from a Nordic country or are a Nordic citizen. See
 admission procedures.

15 JANUARY: International applicants
The online application is now closed for international students. Next intake is August 2016, the application form will open autumn 2015.

Questions about your international master's application?

Having trouble with your online application for our international Master's of Science programmes? Wondering when the deadlines are, or what kind of language requirements to be fullfilled? We have answered all these questions and more in our FAQs.