Department of Materials Science and Engineering


Professor Mari-Ann Einarsrud with PhD candidates from the Inorganic Materials and Ceramics Research Group. Photo: Per Henning/NTNU


The Department of Materials Science and Engineering is the leading materials science and engineering institution in Norway.

The programme of study in Materials Technology is a 5-year-programme, and the first two years of study will provide a profound theoretical basis in scientific subjects. The department offers specialization within 3 different core activities with close connection to ongoing research activities:

  • Metal Production and Recycling
  • Materials Development and Properties
  • Materials for Energy Technology

Read more about the research activities at the department