Bachelor's degree programme, 3 years


Biotechnology is technology that uses microorganisms, plant- and animal cells to generate several useful products within medicine, veterinary medicine, food production and health foods. Biotechnology might contribute in solving many of thoose challenges society have within nutrition, food articles, medicine, resource management and environment.

View content of the programme and information about each course in the Programme description.


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 March 1st for students with an international degree, and April 15th for Norwegian and Nordic degree students. Students apply through Samordna Opptak.

Contact us

Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

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