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Master's programmes

Application deadline

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 1 December
EU/EEA / students: 1 March
Nordic students: 15 April

Exchange students

Exchange students and free movers who want to take courses at NTNU, or those who want to work with projects, an internship or write their master's thesis.

PhD opportunities

NTNU's PhD positions are continuously posted online. A doctoral degree from NTNU qualifies you for a range of jobs both in the public and private sectors.

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How your brain experiences time: Researchers at the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience have discovered a network of brain cells that expresses our sense of time within experiences and memories. The area of the brain where time is experienced is located right next to the area that codes for space.

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The Big Challenge Science Festival JUNE 16-19, 2019 IN TRONDHEIM, NORWAYThe Big Challenge Science Festival


The Big Challenge Science Festival  is an international  gathering of scientists, artists, musicians, and leaders.

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