Faculty of Social and Educational Sciences

Studies

Illustration photo of Lector Student Jens Austerheim (on the right hand side)

Priority areas

The Faculty of Social and Education will act as a central premise provider in and outside NTNU through its strong expertise in the areas of society, organisations and human beings.

Our focus areas are attractive programmes of study which is successful nationally and internationally, and promote good learning environment through measures such as student-centered teaching and assessment methods.

Study programmes taught in English

The Faculty of Social and Educational Sciences offers the following study programmes for international students:

The programmes are intended for both international and Norwegian students and high priority is given to candidates from NTNU's collaborating institutions abroad.

We offer a wide range of future oriented study programs at the faculty. 

 

For Applicants with a High School Degree
Program of Study Campus Degree Level Years
Geography Dragvoll Bachelor 3
Archive and Collection Management Kalvskinnet Bachelor 3
Vocational Teacher Education Kalvskinnet / Øya helsehus Bachelor 3
Primary and Lower Secondary Teacher Education for Years 1-7 Rotvoll Master 5
Primary and Lower Secondary Teacher Education for Years 5-10 Rotvoll Master 5
Education Dragvoll Bachelor 3
Counselling and Adult Learning Dragvoll Bachelor 3
Psychology Dragvoll Bachelor 3
African Studies Dragvoll Bachelor 3
Social Anthropology Dragvoll Bachelor 3
Social Education and Child Welfare Work Tunga Bachelor 3
Sosial Work Tunga Bachelor 3
Sosiology Dragvoll Bachelor  3
Social Science and Political Science Dragvoll Bachelor 3
Social Sciences and Sport Sciences Dragvoll Bachelor 3
Physical Education and Sport with Teacher Education Moholt / Dragvoll Lector, Master 5
Social Science with Teacher Education Moholt / Dragvoll Lector, Master 5
Geography with Teacher Education Moholt / Dragvoll Lector, Master 5
Clinical Programme in Psychology Dragvoll Cand.psychol. 6

 

 

For Applicants with a Bachelor's Degree
Program of Study Campus Degree level Years
Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Society Dragvoll Master 2
Geography Dragvoll Master 2
Development Studies - Specialising in Geography (Langugange of Instruction: English) Dragvoll Master (MPhil) 2
Globalization: Transnationalism and Culture (Langugange of Instruction: English) Dragvoll Master (Msc) 2
Didactics Moholt Master 2
Matematics didactics for school grades 1-7 Rotvoll Master 2
Matematics didactics for school grades 5-10 Rotvoll Master 2
Norwegian didactics for school grades 1-7 Rotvoll Master 2
Norwegian didactics for school grades 5-10 Rotvoll    
Special Education Dragvoll Master 2
Education and Upbringing Dragvoll Master 2
Councelling Dragvoll Master 2
Adult Learning Dragvoll Master 2
Childhood Studies (Language of Instruction: English)   Master (MPhil) 2
Psychology- specialization in work and organizational psychology Dragvoll Master 2
Psychology - specialization in learning – brain, behavior, environment Dragvoll Master 2
Social Anthropology Dragvoll Master 2
Child Welfare Work Tunga Master  2
Disability and Society Dragvoll Master 2
Sosial Work Dragvoll Master 2
Sport Sciences Dragvoll Master 2
Media, Communication and Information Technology Dragvoll Master 2
Sociology Dragvoll Master 2
Political Science Dragvoll Master 2
Master of Management Continuing education, Part time, Experience-based Master -
School Management Continuing education, Part time Experience-based Master -
Educational-psychological Counselling Continuing education, Part time Experience-based Master -
Master in Special Education Continuing education, Part time Experience-based Master -

 

For Applicants with a Master's Degree 
Program of Study Campus Degree Level Years
Geography Dragvoll PhD 3
Research with focus on Teacher Education and School Practice Moholt PhD 3
Education Dragvoll PhD 3
Interdisciplinary Child Research Dragvoll PhD 3
Psychology Dragvoll PhD 3
Social Anthropology Dragvoll PhD 3
Social Work Dragvoll PhD 3
Sociology Dragvoll Ph.d. 3
Political Science Dragvoll PhD 3
       

Read more about our PhD Studies

 

Introductory Studies and Supplementary Studies
Program of Study Campus Degree Level Years
Geography Dragvoll One year programme 1
Teacher Training Moholt Supplementary studies - One year programme 1
Educational Theory and Practice - Part Time Post Graduate, Vocational Education (Information available in Norwegian only Moholt Supplementary studies - part time 2
Veiledningspedagogikk for praksislærere og mentorer (Information available in Norwegian only Supplementary studies - part time - -
Education Dragvoll One year programme 1
Psychology Dragvoll One year programme 1
Afrikastudium Dragvoll One year programme 1
Social Anthropology Dragvoll Årsstudium 1
Sociology Dragvoll One year programme 1
Political Science Dragvoll One year programme 1


In addition we are the host faculty and coordinator of KOMPiS (information available in Norwegian only), Continuing Education for teachers.