Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering


The research at the Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering addresses challenges ranging from basic research—in mathematics, computer science, cybernetics, nano and micro electronics—to global research demands within energy, health and welfare, robust and secure ICT services, and marine and artic operations.

Strategic Research Areas

Each of our strategic research areas span across several departments. Doing cross disiplinary research for a better world within the fields of:


Research Centres

Power Lab experiment. Photo: Geir Mogen

Our researchers are involved in a wide range of national and international research projects and centres.

Centre of Excellence (SFF)

Centre for Research-based Innovation (SFI)

Centre for Environment-friendly Energy Research (FME)

GEMINI Centres

PhD education

PhD ceremony at NTNU

The PhD education aims to train independent researchers on an international level, in interaction with international research environments.

Learn more about our PhD education

Disputations at IE