Geography - One-Year Programme

One year programme, Trondheim

Geography - One-Year Programme

One year programme in Geography

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This programme is taught in Norwegian

Geography is the study of people, society, nature and the interaction of these factors. Geographers are concerned with how we experience, shape and change our environments, both locally and globally. 

Academic profile

The one-year programme in Geography provides an introduction to topics in natural geography and human geography. The wide-ranging nature of this programme ensures that students gain insight into:

  • Social, political, economic and cultural factors that affect places
  • The different processes of change associated with climate, vegetation, society and the environment
  • How maps are made and interpreted


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.


  • Programcode: ÅGEOG
  • Study programme: Geography - One-Year Programme
  • Duration: Full-time
  • Credits: 60
  • Application code: 194284
  • Ordinary quota: 2019 47.5
  • Ordinary quota f. diploma: 2019 ALL
  • Unit: Department of Geography
  • Application deadline: 15. April
  • Language of instruction: Norwegian
  • Location: Trondheim

Contact us

Contact us

Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

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

Exchange student?

Exchange student?

You are welcome as an exchange student to study one of our many courses.