Department of Mathematical Sciences

About Us

The Department of Mathematical Sciences is a national centre for teaching and research in mathematics and statistics. The faculty staff is engaged in research covering a wide spectrum of subjects within mathematics, numerics and statistics, often with connections to the natural sciences and technological applications.

  • We teach the basic courses in mathematics and statistics for all engineering students at NTNU,
  • are instrumental in promoting the development of NTNU's program for training of science teachers,
  • works actively to strengthen the recruitment of students for the sciences and technology programmes.

Key Figures

The Department offers about 120 courses in mathematics and statistics, spanning two campuses (Gløshaugen og Gjøvik) and 5 research groups. We number about 150 people in total, counting 60 faculty staff, 52 ph.d.-students, 23 postdocs, and 10 technical and administrative staff.

Management Team

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Einar Rønquist, Head of Department
Professor Einar Rønquist
Head of Department

Employees at the Department


Visit Us – Trondheim

Map view of Gløshaugen

Visiting and Delivery Address

Sentralbygg II, 7th floor
Alfred Getz' vei 1
7034 Trondheim

Postal Address

Institutt for matematiske fag
7491 Trondheim

Visit Us – Gjøvik

Map view of NTNU Gjøvik

Visiting and Delivery Address

Building H, 1st floor, C-wing
Teknologiveien 22
2815 Gjøvik

Postal Address

Institutt for matematiske fag
NTNU i Gjøvik
Postboks 191
2802 Gjøvik

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