Political Science - One-Year Programme

One-Year Programme, Trondheim

Political Science - One-Year Programme

Toril Aalberg and Anders Todal Jenssen. Photo.

The language of instruction is Norwegian

Political Science is the study of political activity within and between societies. The study programme includes problems related to governance at the local, national, and international level, as well as the political behaviour of individuals.

The One-Year Programme in Political Science will give you an introduction to the following fields:

  • Public Policy Formation and Administration
  • Political behaviour
  • Comparative and International politics
  • Research Methods in the Social Sciences

The One-Year Programme in Political Science comprises courses from the major in Political Science, and can form part of a bachelor's degree in Political Science or another programme of study in Social Sciences.


  • Programcode: ÅPOL
  • Study programme: Political Science - One-Year Programme
  • Duration: Full-time
  • Credits: 60
  • Application code: 194238
  • Ordinary quota: 2019 50.3
  • Ordinary quota f. diploma: 2019 44.4
  • Unit: Department of Sociology and Political Science
  • Application deadline: 15. April
  • Language of instruction: Norwegian
  • Location: Trondheim

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