Master of Science Programme, 2 years

Telematics - Communication Networks and Networked Services

– Telematics
Hundreds of new international students at NTNU posing in front of the Main Building – orientation week for international students, August 2014. Picture credits: Office of International relations at NTNU
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New student 2016

15 - 21 August: Orientation week (for international students only)

We strongly encourage all new international students to attend Orientation WeekIt is an ideal opportunity for you to get to know NTNU and Trondheim. 

16 August: Matriculation ceremony

9.15: Matriculation Ceremony
Place: The lawn behind the Main Building

The matriculation ceremony is an enrolment ceremony for all new students at NTNU. The Ceremony consists of speeches and entertainment and is mandatory for all new students at NTNU.

11:50: Matriculation Ceremony part 2
Place: EL 6 Elektrobygget

This is the first meeting for all new students starting in a 2-year international master's programme at the Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering. Attendance is mandatory.

If you are unable to attend, please email

17 August: Welcome and information meeting

16:15 - 17:00: Welcome and information meeting
Place: Savannen 

A short welcome and information meeting is organized to give you some general information about the programme and the department, and to answer any question you may have.



Practical information

Arrival checlist

Manage your studies

How to get to NTNU

Local bus

Use ATB's travel planner to get specific route information.

Airbus transport

How to get from the airport to Trondheim and the student villages.

Maze Map

Download app for mobile and tablet

Semester start

The semester will officially start on Monday 22 August. Check the course websites for more information about the first lecture in each courses.

About the programme

We are more on more connected, always on-line, at work and at home. The entire society is becoming every day more dependent on advanced communication networks and networked services, everywhere and at any time.

Do you want to take part in the development of tomorrow's communication networks and services?


The application deadline for non-EU/non-EEA students is 1 December. For EU/EEA students the deadline is 1 March, and for Norwegian/Nordic students the deadline is 15 April.

We take up to 15 international students and 10 Norwegian students every year.

Job prospects

As a graduate student in the Master of Science in Telematics - Communication Networks and Networked Services programme you will acquire a knowledge and skill set which is highly appreciated and demanded worldwide by the telecommunication and software industry, network, service and content providers, consulting companies, research institutes and universities.

Programme components

The Master of Science in Telematics - Communication Networks and Networked Services is a two-year full-time programme of study. After the first year, you choose one of the following specialisations: 

  • Network and quality of service
  • Services and systems engineering
  • Information security


Please contact the Department of Telematics: E-mail

Or visit us on Campus Gløshaugen: Electro-Building B, 2nd floor.

Facts about the programme

Degree: Master of Science in Engineering

Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS

Restricted admission: Yes

DepartmentDepartment of Telematics

Validity of information: 2015-2016

Application deadlines

The application deadlines for master's degrees starting August 2016 have passed.

The next round of admission will open in autumn 2016, with the following application deadlines:

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2016

EU / EEA / Norwegian students: 
1 March 2017

How to apply