PhD opportunities

As Norway's primary university for the study of science, engineering and technology, and with equally strong arts and humanities programmes, NTNU is eager to welcome international PhD candidates to our research community.

The university offers degrees in a range of doctoral programmes. Read more below about our offerings and the practical aspects of applying to NTNU and moving to Norway.

Coursework and requirements

Programme listing

Joint degrees and cotutelle

PhD vacancies



DION, the PhD candidates' association

Research courses for external candidates

Handbook for PhD education at NTNU (pdf)

Doctoral regulations (PhD and dr. philos.)

International Researcher Support

Gender equality

Practical information about moving to NTNU/Norway