Master of Science Programme, 2 years

Telematics - Communication Networks and Networked Services

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

This programme is taught in English.
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:15:38 +0200

New student 2017

14 - 20 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

24 August: Welcome and information meeting

All new students at the master's programme in Telematics - Communication Networks and Networked Services are welcome are welcome to an information meeting at the Department of Information Security and Communication Technology, Thursday 24 August 08:30-10:00. The meeting will be held in the meeting room Mojave (Electro A276).


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 21 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 is:

  • 1 December for non-EU / non-EEA students
  • 1 March for EU / EEA / Norwegian students

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

Job prospects

As a graduate student in this programme you will have a knowledge and skill set which is demanded worldwide by the telecommunication and software industry, network, service and content providers, consulting companies, research institutes and universities.

Programme components

This is a two-year full-time programme. After the first year, you choose one of the following specialisations: 

  • Networks, services and applications
  • Information security


Please contact the Department of Telematics: E-mail

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


Degree: Master of Science in Engineering
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Restricted admission: Yes
Language of instruction: English

Department of Information Security and Communication Technology

This information is relevant for the present academic year.

Application deadlines

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2017

EU / EEA / Norwegian students: 
1 March 2018