Master's degree programme, 2 years

Simulation and Visualization

Calibrating screens

This programme is taught in English.

About Simulation and Visualization

Become an expert in methods in artificial intelligence, swarm intelligence, machine learning and Monte Carlo-simulation for use in your field of expertise. Some experience with programming is recommended.

Job prospects

Simulation and visualization are used in many different contexts, and the application areas are experiencing rapid growth. Job opportunities are dependent on your background and your specialization within the Master's program in Simulation and Visualization. The program is relevant for jobs in all businesses and public organizations using simulation, which can / should use simulation, or that develop simulation methods or simulators. The study forms the basis for further PhD studies at NTNU.

Admission requirements

The admission requirement is a Bachelor´s degree in engineering or equivalent. There is also a requirement for a major in mathematics from the Bachelor´s degree, equivalent to 30 ECTS. Applicants with 20 credits in mathematics may also apply.


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Read more about the programme on the Norwegian website


Degree: Master of Science in Simulation and Visualization
Programme code: 880MVS
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Restricted admission: Yes
Language of instruction: English
Minimum grade average: C

City: Ålesund, Norway

Department of ICT and Engineering, Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

How to apply

Application deadlines

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2018

EU/EEA students: 
1 March 2019

Norwegian/Nordic students:
15 April 2019

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