Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

About us

The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences is a teaching and research institution within the field of medicine and health.

We are part of the Integratetd University Hospital in Trondheim together with St. Olavs Hospital.

The Faculty has activity in Trondheim, Gjøvik, Ålesund and Levanger. We have around 1800 employees, many of which also have positions within the Health Care Services. We have around 6500 students. 

In 2018, the Faculty's activites represent a total turnover of about NOK 1.4 billion. Of this, external funding totals almost NOK 500 million.

Other academic environments at NTNU, St. Olav’s Hospital and the Central Norway Regional Health Authority are the faculty's closest partners in education, research and innovation. Trondheim Municipality is an equally important collaborator. 

Other important collaborators include SINTEF, Levanger Hospital, Innlandet Hospital, Ålesund Hospital, Gjøvik Municipality and Ålesund Municipality.

The Faculty hosts NTNU Health, one of NTNU's strategic research areas, which aims to stimulate interdisciplinary and innovative solutions to future health challenges.

Among the Faculty's own areas of focus are Innovation and Global Health

Faculty management

Contact us

General inquiries:



Press Contact: Johanne Nome

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Visiting addresses

Faculty reception:

Kunnskapssenteret
Olav Kyrres gate 17, Trondheim

Faculty management: 

1930-bygget
Harald Hardrådes gate 13, Trondheim

Faculty administration: 

Medisinsk teknisk forskningssenter - MTFS  (Norwegian Brain Centre)
Olav Kyrres gate 9, Trondheim

Postal address

NTNU, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences,
7491Trondheim

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