Master's Degree Programme, 2 years

MSc in Light Metals, Silicon and Ferroalloy Production

– About the programme

The Master’s degree programme in Light Metals, Silicon and Ferroalloy Production is an interdisciplinary study programme. It involves both environmetally friendly production and recycling of metals, the physical metallurgical aspects of light metals, as well as topics from applied mechanics, mechanical metallurgy, corrosion and modelling.

Knowledge within the areas covered in this programme will provide expertise important both internationally and for Norway as an industrial nation.

NTNU has some of the world’s best professional and research-based studies in this field. As a student here you will benefit from this expertise, and get an education that is perceived both relevant in a job situation and career promotive.

The programme contains two specializations, and as a student you apply directly to one of them:

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.