Gemini Centres

Gemini Centres

Gemini Centres

Global Excellence Together

The Gemini Collaboration represents a model for strategic research coordination between parallel research groups at NTNU, SINTEF, University of Oslo, St. Olav’s Hospital and NTNU Social Research.

SINTEF coordinates the Gemini Collaboration. Contact:


NTNU is partner in several Gemini Centres

Overview of the partnership centres on our Norwegian page.

Collaborating professional communities can apply for Gemini Centre status twice a year. Announcements are published on NTNU's intranet Innsida.


High-quality technical centres are in great demand internationally from both commercial clients and students. So the Gemini Centres are working with a shared vision: 

Global Excellence Together

The Gemini Centres contributes towards:

  • Achieving effective and long-term co-operation by means of mutual commitment
  • Better utilisation of laboratory facilities and joint equipment upgrades
  • A movement away from individual collaboration towards the development of larger, robust research centres
  • A comprehensively planned interplay between basic and applied research
  • Greater universal exposure in relation to clients and students

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