Department of Information Security and Communication Technology

About the department

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The department has its roots in the sixties. At that time there were research issues such as switching networks, control systems for telephone exchanges, program systems for computer controlled telephone exchanges, computer networks and data communication, computer controlled traffic measurement equipment, traffic analysis and traffic dimensioning.

The department was founded in 1996 after having been a part of The Department of Computer Science since 1987.


Outlines of the main strategies and actions planned for the department. Our strategies conform to the strategies given by the Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (IE Faculty) and NTNU.

Key strategic document

Key strategic documents for NTNU and the IE Faculty