Automation Engineering

Bachelor's degree programme, 3 years, Ålesund

Automation Engineering


This programme is meant for Scandinavian speaking students.

Would you like to get involved in making everyday life easier? Automatic systems help to control all kinds of products and production systems. Automation engineering is a future-oriented course of study that offers you many exciting career opportunities.

You will learn how you can use a computer to measure temperature and speed, to develop control systems, and to instrument machines and processes. You will develop an understanding of both computer science and mechanical systems. You will become an engineer with a wide range of skills, able to adapt to many types of industry.

Admission Samordna Opptak (sharing)


Language of instruction: Norwegian

You have to meet the Norwegian language requirements, or have a Scandinavian language as your mother tongue, if you want to  apply to any of NTNU's degree programmes.

You also must meet the basic requirement for admission, and demonstrate that you meet the English language requirements.

The application deadline for the programme is April 15th. Students apply through Samordna Opptak.



Degree: Bachelor of Science in Engineering - Automation
Language of instruction: Norwegian

Duration: 3 years, 180 ECTS
Programme code: 017AU
Application code: 194 017
Restricted admission: Yes

Department of ICT and Natural Sciences

City: Ålesund, Norway
Application deadline: 15 April

This information is relevant for the present academic year.

Contact us

Contact us

E-mail: opptak@ntnu.no
Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

Postal address:
Student and Academic Division
Admissions Office
N-7491 Trondheim