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Student in Ålesund

Life and housing

Student in Ålesund

Bilde - Ålesund

Ålesund city seen from above


Our campus in Ålesund specializes in international business, ocean operations, simulation and visualisation. We have four full master's programme taught in English.

For bachelor's students, we offer courses in English within busines, computer sciences, automation, life sciences and nursing. 

List of courses for exchange students

Student life

Studying in Ålesund will provide you with plenty of opportunities to explore a region of Norway that is famous for its beautiful scenery with high mountains and blue fjords. Ålesund itself, with its Art Nouveau architecture, is by many considered to be the most beautiful city in Norway. With its 2500 students, the student community in Ålesund is tight-knit and welcoming. 

Practical information - Ålesund

Practical information

After you have received admission to NTNU, you will be provided with detailed information regarding visas, housing and so on. However, we have also provided you with practical information that it might be useful to consider at the time of applying; such as living expenses, part-time work, visas and student welfare services.



Kart - trondheim, ålesund, gjøvik

Map: Trondheim - Gjøvik - Ålesund